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Writing Medieval Women’s Lives
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: C. Goldy, A. Livingstone
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-07 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

A collection of essays representing the growing variety of approaches used to write the history of medieval women. They reflect the European medieval world socially, geographically and across religious boundaries, engaging directly with how the medieval women's experience wa reconstructed, as well as what the experience was.
The Cambridge Companion to Medieval Women's Writing
Language: en
Pages: 289
Authors: Wallace David, Carolyn Dinshaw, David Wallace, Holds the Paul W Frenzel Chair in Medieval Studies David Wallace
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-05-22 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This Companion examines the lives of medieval women by focusing on the texts that emerged from and shaped their experience.
Women and Experience in Later Medieval Writing
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: A. Mulder-Bakker
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-04-27 - Publisher: Springer

This volume examines the common medieval notion of life experience as a source of wisdom and traces that theme through different texts and genres to uncover the fabric of experience woven into the writings by, for, and about women.
The Oxford History of Life-Writing: Volume 1. The Middle Ages
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Karen A. Winstead
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-06 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The Oxford History of Life-Writing: Volume 1: The Middle Ages explores the richness and variety of life-writing from late Antiquity to the threshold of the Renaissance. During the Middle Ages, writers from Bede to Chaucer were thinking about life and experimenting with ways to translate lives, their own and others',
The Western Experience
Language: en
Pages: 1023
Authors: Mortimer Chambers
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: McGraw-Hill College

The Western Experience offers a thorough, analytical overview of Western civilization, giving students an introduction to the major achievements in Western thought, art, and science--as well as the social, political, and economic context for understanding those developments. To help readers develop their reasoning and writing skills, each chapter is constructed