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The literature of this time was composed of religious writings as well as secular works

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An excellent anthology-thorough and clearly organized, with useful notes-which I would expect to become a standard adjunct to courses in medieval and woman's studies. -Suzanne Rahn, Pacific Lutheran University. A real treasurehouse for understanding the complexities of medieval ideas of gender. -Roy M. Luizza, Tulane University.

The British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom and one of the world’s greatest libraries. Women’s voices in the medieval period. Medieval Europeans were fascinated by the lands that lay beyond their own continent. We hold over 13 million books, 920,000 journal and newspaper titles, 57 million patents and 3 million sound recordings. Drawing on examples from Margery Kempe, Julian of Norwich and Christine de Pizan, Mary Wellesley considers the experiences of women as writers and producers of texts in the medieval period, and reflects on the survival of their works. William Caxton and the introduction of printing to England.

By Marcelle Thiebaux. A Woman of Letters at the French Court 18. An Anchoress of England 19. Four English Women of the Fifteenth Century. - Arthuriana "The Anthology gives a fine sense of the great range of women's writing in the Middle Ages.

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"Royal and saintly women are well-represented here, with the welcome addition of women from the Mediterranean arc...Garland has done a solid job of presenting this book." -- Arthuriana"The Anthology gives a fine sense of the great range of women's writing in the Middle Ages." -- Medium Aevum

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Nirad
This book is a great introduction to women writers during the Medieval period. The editor gives a great intro and biographical information regarding each of the women in the anthology that provides the background necessary to understand the context.
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The Writings of Medieval Women: An Anthology (Library of Medieval Literature) download epub
History & Criticism
Author: Marcelle Thiebaux
ISBN: 0815304099
Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: History & Criticism
Language: English
Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (January 1, 1994)
Pages: 564 pages