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Download e-book for kindle: Ashgate Critical Essays on Women Writers in England, by Karen Raber

By Karen Raber

Elizabeth Cary's Tragedy of Mariam, the 1st unique drama written in English via a lady, has been a touchstone for feminist scholarship within the interval for a number of a long time and is now the most anthologized works by way of a Renaissance girl author. Her historical past of ... Edward II has supplied fertile floor for questions about authorship and historic shape. The essays integrated during this quantity spotlight the various evolving debates approximately Cary's works, from their complex prevalent features, to the social and political contexts they replicate, to the ways that Cary's writing enters into discussion with texts via male writers of her time. In its severe advent, the quantity deals a radical research of the place Cary feedback has been and the place it may well enterprise within the future.

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