Sonnets English Women Authors History And Criticism Books
Books con argomento Sonnets English Women Authors History And Criticism
Billone Amy Christine
edizioni Ohio State Univ Pr collana Ohio State Univ Pr (Hardcover) , 2007
The Theatricality of Mary Wroth's Pamphilia to Amphilanthus
O'Hara Susan Lauffer
edizioni Susquehanna Univ Pr collana Susquehanna Univ Pr (Hardcover)
Pamphilia to Amphilanthus is a sonnet sequence that Wroth appended to her 1621 prose romance The Countesse of Mountgomeries Urania, becoming the first women writer in English to publish in either genre. O'Hara (English, Georgian Court U.) examines conventions and the lack of them in the poems. Among her topics are...
Sonnets And The English Woman Writer, 1560-1621
edizioni Palgrave Macmillan collana Palgrave Macmillan (Hardcover)
This study explores why women in the English Renaissance wrote so few sonnet sequences in comparison with Continental women writers and English male authors. Rosalind Smith examines the relationship between gender and genre in the early modern period, and the critical assumptions currently underpinning questions of...