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81. Games and Play in the Theater
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82. Twice upon a Time: Women Writers
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83. Women Poets of the Italian Renaissance:
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84. Cries of The Spirit
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85. Prisons We Choose to Live Inside
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86. A Girl's Guide to Taking over
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87. Mother Reader: Essential Writings
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88. Women and Romance Fiction in the
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89. Still Alive: A Holocaust Girlhood
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90. The Dorothy Dunnett Companion
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91. Kindred Hands: Letters on Writing
92. J. K. Rowling A Biography
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81. Games and Play in the Theater of Spanish American Women
by Bucknell University Press
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82. Twice upon a Time: Women Writers and the History of the Fairy Tale
by Princeton University Press
Paperback (02 September, 2003)
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Subjects:  1. Folklore & Mythology    2. Literary Criticism    3. Literature - Classics / Criticism    4. Women Authors    5. American Language and Literature    6. Comparative Literature    7. Folklore    8. Gender Studies    9. Novels, other prose & writers: 16th to 18th centuries    10. Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -    11. Social Science / Folklore & Mythology    12. Women's studies   


83. Women Poets of the Italian Renaissance: Courtly Ladies and Courtesans
by Italica Press
Paperback (March, 1997)
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5-0 out of 5 stars A Diverse Collection of Poetry by Italian Renaissance Women Writers
It is really good to find an excellent translation on women poets of the Italian Renaissance, as well as to have an edition that has facing Italian and English poems.The translators have also preserved the spelling and diacritical marks of the original text.The brief biography on each woman writer offers important background information on her life and her literary style.At the end of the book, there is an additional section written about the political and social situation in Italy from the fourteenth to the sixteenth century.There is an added bonus of a map that shows the Italian city-states around 1559.The bibliography shows the amount of painstaking effort to research material for this book.Finally, there is an index of first-lines that makes reference very easy.Therefore, this book is an excellent book to use either in a classroom or for purely recreational enjoyment. ... Read more

Subjects:  1. 15th century    2. 16th century    3. European - Italian    4. Italian Poetry    5. Poetry    6. Renaissance    7. Translations into English    8. Women Authors    9. Italian    10. Italy    11. Poetry & poets: 16th to 18th centuries   


84. Cries of The Spirit
by Beacon Press
Paperback (07 April, 2000)
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5-0 out of 5 stars A CELEBRATION OF WOMEN'S SPIRITUALITY AND WRITING !
A truly rich and diverse sourcebook of poetry and prose which defines women through our writings.The book is an anthology of more than 300 poems and several of prose pieces by such authors as: Annie Dillard, Denise Levertov, Maya Angelou, Alice Walker, Marge Piercy and earlier writers such as Hildegard von Bingen and Margaret Fuller.My favorite writings are from the hearts and minds of writers such as Joyce Carol Oates, "Growing Together,"Margaret Atwood, "Five Poems For Grandmothers," Gwendolyn Brooks, "The Mother," and Annie Dillard "Holy the Firm".These writings offer visions of women from the ordinary to the eclectic.Marilyn Sewell, a Unitarian Universalist minister & doctoral candidate, offers an inciteful introduction to this book.I often dip into this book when seeking just the right poem to review or to remind myself how diverse the women's writing movement is.I give this book a huge FIVE stars.And I hope others will be able to enjoy this book as much as I have.
5-0 out of 5 stars Amazing!
This is the only anthology of poetry that I have ever read cover to cover without putting it down.This book is comfort, a talk with your best girlfriends, encouragement, enlightenment and thought-provocation all between two covers.I would recommend it for any woman's private library and the libraries of her friends who love good words, moving images and beauty.

5-0 out of 5 stars Gratitude
Marilyn Sewell's work on "Cries of the Spirit" was more than worth the price and I have wanted to thank her over and over.A death in the family and I grab her book to find the right words, a marriage andthere she is again, providing a womans point of view from a variety ofwoman that I have found extremely useful.No matter the occassion, a newbaby in the family for instance, and flip of the pages and Marilyn foundone more woman who said what I want to saybeautifully.Not to mentionthe times I sit alone, staringat the bay and use the poetry forinspiration for myself."Cries of the Spirit" (and laughter Imight add) is a worth while find! ... Read more

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85. Prisons We Choose to Live Inside
by Harper Perennial
Paperback (14 November, 1987)
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4-0 out of 5 stars Beyond Revealing for some, a reminder for others
So often one comes across a piece of literature that asks for nothing from the reader, this is not one of those works.
5-0 out of 5 stars Brilliant Essays on Sociology
Doris Lessing's collection of essays are very insightful into human behavior and how society is changing as a whole. Even though this collection is slightly dated, it is eerily appropriate for today and the current world situation. It has helped to change my perspective on current events and the world in general.

5-0 out of 5 stars Things You should have been taught.
In a time of polarization, Lessings small book shines a much needed light on how we use out-groups and outsiders in general as projection points for the feelings that society and religion tell us are unacceptable. We want to think of ourselves as noble when we identify some evil to correct and go about righteously eradicating it. Unfortunately, the core problem is that we are angry and feel a need to hurt someone or something. That is the real evil that we never look at. How noble were the people in her book who cut down a beautiful and historic tree because it was used to hang someone they liked? Was it the trees fault or did their need to express rage simply find a helpless victim?
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86. A Girl's Guide to Taking over the World: Writings from the Girl Zine Revolution
by St. Martin's Griffin
Paperback (July, 1997)
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A collection from the world of zines, self-produced works ranging from Xeroxed manifestoes to slickly printed magazines, these essays come thundering up from the underground. Organized around such topics as "friends secrets sex," "music stars idols," and "politics anger power," the selections range from the angry to the funny to the poignant. This is a very good introduction to the world of girl zines, and it's definitely not for the old ladies in Dubuque. ... Read more

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5-0 out of 5 stars Wonderful Compilation of D.I.Y. Creativity
I love D.I.Y. - the self-sufficiency of it, making your own rules, the freedom of expression, the "only limited by your own imagination" swing of it - and zines are a perfect example. Such a great outlet for sounding off, acting up, getting silly, making a point, and unrestrained creativity in general.5-0 out of 5 stars Zine Primer
If you know nothing about zines, then this is one of the best books to start with.If you want to know more about third wave feminism or girl culture (esp. riot grrrl culture), I'd again recommend this book.It's easy to read and articles range from the hysterical tongue-in-cheek "barbies we'd like to see" to the in-depth look at the idea and reality of sisterhood.The articles are as diverse in subject matter as the girls themselves.Queer, Asian-American, African-American, Moms, Jewess--whatever.Almost all shades of the spectrum are covered.But what is truly the essence of the book, and the point of zines, is that nothing is censored, drained of content and put in a pretty, grammatically correct package ready for consumption.It's totally DIY and all the editors did was put together the best so that all girls, even those NOT living in metro USA, could reach out and learn how to get into the loop and meet like-minded young women.Or become a zine-goddess themselves.

2-0 out of 5 stars bleh.
EXTREMELY disappointing.Admittedly, my expectations were high, but really now.Most pieces were either boring or a complete BACKLASH to the feminist movement.Specifically the piece "Baby don't do it" which is about how stupid you are to get pregnant and how you'll never have a good life and blah blah blah, the pieces written by BUST writers, because their whole magazine (even the pieces in this book) were all a bunch of garbage, including a piece where the writer whines about her dad being the best man in the whole world, so now she can't find a good man because none of them are like her father. BOO HOO.Then there is a piece titled "what does sassy mean to you" and this girl lists all of these horrible things sassy promotes, but then goes on to talk about how great it is.Oh yeah, and there's also an article on how terrible grrrl bands/musicians are today, which is complete trash, because we've never been stronger.I think I've ranted enough.Read more

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87. Mother Reader: Essential Writings on Motherhood
by Seven Stories Press
Paperback (10 May, 2001)
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5-0 out of 5 stars Inspiring, shocking, eye-opening
Motherhood can be isolating, joyful, bewildering, boring, confusing, and exhilarating, often in a single day. This book helps mothers feel connected to other women who felt the same way, and were brave enough to express it in print. Amazing writers, including Sylvia Plath, Margaret Mead, Adrienne Rich, but more importantly, amazing women.4-0 out of 5 stars wonderful, yet depressing
This was the first book I ever purchased on-line as I was quite desperate to read something about motherhood that had some intellectual depth to it. I was not disappointed. The excerpts by Adrienne Rich and Anne Ernaux were especially revealing and mirrored many of my own feelings.4-0 out of 5 stars Good for morale
I read this during my first month of motherhood.Some of the essays really spoke to me and what I was feeling.Others - well, you can skip them (I did).This is a unique book offering a shoulder to cry on when you really need it! ... Read more

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88. Women and Romance Fiction in the English Renaissance
by Cambridge University Press
Hardcover (06 November, 2000)
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Subjects:  1. 16th century    2. Books and reading    3. Early modern, 1500-1700    4. England    5. English fiction    6. English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh    7. Gender Studies    8. History    9. History and criticism    10. Literary Criticism    11. Literature - Classics / Criticism    12. Love stories, English    13. Women    14. Women Authors    15. British Isles    16. English    17. English fiction--Early modern, 1500-1700--History and criticism    18. Literary studies: 16th to 18th centuries    19. Novels, other prose & writers: 16th to 18th centuries    20. Social Science / Gender Studies   


89. Still Alive: A Holocaust Girlhood Remembered (The Helen Rose Scheuer Jewish Women's Series)
by The Feminist Press at CUNY
Paperback (01 April, 2003)
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"Instead of God I believe in ghosts," writes the literary scholar Ruth Kluger in this harrowing memoir of life under the yellow star, a controversial bestseller in Germany.Read more

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5-0 out of 5 stars Amazing
There are many excellent memoirs describing the Nazi death camps, but this one touched me in a way that no other book has.
4-0 out of 5 stars Intellectual Holocaust memoir
Ruth Kluger gives a remarkably lucid and thoughtful account of her experiences as WWII Austria, and eventually the concentration and forced labor camps of Germany. Even though English is not her first language, Kluger writes remarkably succinct and cogent English prose, and she confronts the moral and emotional complexity of the holocaust in her memory. "Still Alive" is loosely structured, as Kluger prefers to record the events as she recalls them as opposed to adhering to strict chronology, but the result is very interesting, she superimposes her thoughts and secrets as the horrible events unfold. She paints a vivid and, at times unusual portrait of the Nazi holocaust, often ruminating on the pain and humiliation (she wonders if her father trampled children when sentenced to the gas chamber), but also the sheer enormity of the camps as an historical event, she recalls that when she received her tattoo she felt glee because she realized that she was a part of something that was much larger than herself, something "worth witnessing."A third of the memoir is post-holocaust, Kluger recounts her experiences in New York after the war as she and her mother struggle to regain control of their lives, and look for possible meaning and redemption in their past-suffering.

5-0 out of 5 stars Outstanding Read
The author doesn't simply recount fact and opinion, she has truly analyzed her childhood growing up in Vienna and then through the Holocaust and concentration camp.What a treasure we have in this book to document one girl's life, living through a horrific time in history.It is a bonus that the author is such an outstanding writer. Kluger allows the reader to relate to her life through their own life experiences. She is certainly someone I'd like to know better.Highly recommend. ... Read more

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90. The Dorothy Dunnett Companion (Volume II)
by Vintage
Paperback (16 April, 2002)
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5-0 out of 5 stars Indispensable resource for Dunnett fans
Dorothy Dunnett's profound erudition and unprecedented ability to incorporate information into her novels set her apart from many, if not most, authors of historical fiction.The fact that her novels are so packed with information (as well as plot) is one of the reasons I love her books so much.I read her books, I devour her books, and I always want to learn more about the time periods she evokes so effectively.Read more

Subjects:  1. Civilization, Medieval, in lit    2. Civilization, Medieval, in literature    3. Crawford, Francis (Fictitious    4. Crawford, Francis (Fictitious character)    5. Dictionaries    6. Dunnett, Dorothy    7. English Historical Fiction    8. English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh    9. Literary Criticism    10. Literature - Classics / Criticism    11. Reference    12. Vander Poele, Nicholas (Fictit    13. Vander Poele, Nicholas (Fictitious character)    14. Women Authors    15. British Isles    16. Fiction    17. Literary Criticism & Collections / General   


91. Kindred Hands: Letters on Writing by British and American Women Authors, 1865-1935
by University Of Iowa Press
Hardcover (15 March, 2006)
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92. J. K. Rowling A Biography
by Michael O'Mara Books
Hardcover (31 December, 1999)
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5-0 out of 5 stars Full of interesting facts....
I always wondered why someone would use a name that started with initials. This and other interesting facts are explained in this book by Sean Smith about the life of JK Rowling. If you are a fan of the Harry Potter series this book would be an enjoyable read.

4-0 out of 5 stars Very good for book reports!
I read this book for a book report, and found that it was extremely interesting. While a bit dry at times, it got very interesting around the time at which she was getting the book published. I highly recommend this book for Harry Potter fans, and for teenagers needing to read biographies for book reports.

5-0 out of 5 stars A must for Harry fans!
I found this book very entertaining. JK Rowling's life has been a bit of a rollercoaster ride but the downs like her messy marriage and her mother's long term illness made me want to turn the pages all the more to see how it all turned out for her. It's an unpretentious read packed with facts about the author that I had no idea about. You can't always believe what you read in the newspapers! It's fun joining the author in trying to find Harry Potter references in her own life story and this book doesn't take itself too seriously. JK Rowling is a good writer but her own story is a great one. Thoroughly recommended. ... Read more

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93. The Boys of My Youth
by Back Bay Books
Paperback (29 January, 1999)
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Jo Ann Beard beautifully evokes her childhood in the early '60s, a time in which mothers continued to smoke right up to labor, one's own scabs were deeply interesting, and Barbie dolls seemed to get naked of their own volition, knowing that Ken would be the one to get in trouble if they were caught. Beard's memories of the next 30 years are no less sharp and wry, powered by antic melancholy, perfect juxtapositions, and "the push of love." When she was little, "the words of grown-ups rarely made sense," and even now, with the exception of her best friend and a few colleagues, not much seems to have changed. Read more

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3-0 out of 5 stars This was and okay book, but I expected more.
It was a bit of a let down. I was more interested with the family/friends then with the author as a character. She didn't come through very well on paper.

5-0 out of 5 stars Flashback
Like a flashback, Jo Ann Beard's beautifully written collection of short stories takes you back in time. My favorite story is "Cousins" and is about two best friend cousins. At an outdoor Eric Clapton concert the girls ingest a mild hallucinogen and discover pieces of their childhood in the quilt spread on the ground. One girl feels her halter top is coming off. When she looks at her cousin she is "cupping clouds." Moments later her cousin says, "The clouds are cupping me now," and she wants someone to "Get them off." Beard writes, "A guy on the blanket next to us tries to hand me a joint. I can't take it because I'm holding my chest. He looks at me, looks at Wendell balled up on the ground, and nods knowingly. 'Bummer,' he proclaims."
5-0 out of 5 stars A Humorous Twist to Real Life Tragedies
Jo Ann Beard's collection of autobiographical essays, The Boys of My Youth, is a look at real life events, some seemingly minor and others monumental, that teaches the reader to look back and remember the things that have shaped your life.She writes in a way that, no matter what the situation-tragic, silly, or otherwise-one can relate to what she's talking about.Whether the reader has been through the same thing or not, Beard brings the reader into the moment and makes him or her understand Beard's feelings.Her writing is honest and witty.I found myself laughing outloud and calling friends to read to them a specific section of an essay and end up reading the whole thing and sometimes others.Beard's essays range from devasting experiences to light-hearted memories of her youth, young adulthood, and beyond.Her voice and description bring not only humor and honesty to her essays, but also a vivid image of each scene that she is talking about.Beard's style of sectional writing and tying different scenes together at the end is so effective that as a reader, I never wanted to put the book down.Jo Ann Beard's book shows that every experience, no matter how small or large, can have an immense impact on the rest of your life. ... Read more

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94. Dear Juliette: Letters of May Sarton to Juliette Huxley
by W. W. Norton & Company
Hardcover (01 June, 1999)
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The poet May Sarton's reputation took a nosedive after her death in 1995 and the unflattering biography (by Margot Peters) that followed. The publication of her tender, revealing letters has managed to arrest this decline. Susan Sherman, who edited Sarton's Read more

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5-0 out of 5 stars Dear Juliette:Letters of May Sarton to Juliette Huxley
In this book of letters, rich in description of life before, during, and after the war, Sarton's inner climate and varied landscape are revealed in fascinating detail.Readers find fertile ground for contemplation of who Sarton really was and why this friendship endured.*Dear Juliette* contains extraordinarily detailed notes researched by Susan Sherman who is knowledgeable about her subject from both personal and scholarly perspectives.Providing a palette of color and shading in emotional texture as well as factual background, Sherman's notes add tremendous depth to the story Sarton tells.The preface gives the reader insightful information about Sarton's complicated temperament and brings clarity and understanding to the canvas.This is Sarton at her best:with the transparency she so valued telling her readers about the most remarkable love of her life.....her dear Juliette.

5-0 out of 5 stars Herculean Task
From Erika Pfander Director of the Chamber Theatre of Maine; Director and Producer of May Sarton's only plays: "The Music Box Bird" and "The Underground River"5-0 out of 5 stars Dear Juliette: an evocation of the "ethos of a love affair"
Susan Sherman, editor of Dear Juliette, was bequeathed the challenge of bringing to life Sarton's relationship with Juliette Huxley.Too frail and in ill health to complete the process of selecting and editing hundreds ofletters and completing an introduction that would preface this story,Sarton asked Ms. Sherman to complete the work.As editor of previousvolumes of Sarton's unpublished poems and letters, including May SartonAmong the Usual Days and May Sarton: Selected Letters 1916-1954, Ms.Sherman was well qualified to bring this project to fruition, the resultsof which are this monumental achievement presenting the immortalization ofthe "ethos of a love affair." In a letter written toJuliette in 1937 Sarton comments: "How difficult it is to love well -to know when it is better to be silent, that even joy can strain the heartso frightfully - though in general everything that denies life seems falseto me." (63)* That comment sums up a great deal of Sarton's feelingsabout human relationships and would remain essentially the same throughouther life.She could not deny love, regardless of the pain, suffering, fearor misunderstanding that may develop. Sarton first met the Huxleys,Julian and Juliette, in 1936.This meeting would change her life forever. Ironically, she first shared a love affair with Julian Huxley, biologistand then Director of the London Zoo.It was through this affair thatSarton grew to realize her real passion was reserved for women, as sheexplained to Julian in a letter: ". . . there is a part of me perhapsthe writing part that needs a woman as a man needs a woman. ... Howevermuch one loves there are things one can't do against one's ownspirit." (70) It was the writing part of her, the poet, who fell inlove with Juliette.Juliette became Sarton's muse as poetry flowedfrom her pen."One of the great virtues [of poetry] is that power tosay an apparently unsayable thing quite simply." (44)Yet this love,as intense and powerful as it was, was not destined to be fullyreciprocated.Juliett's fear and misunderstanding eventually dictated atwenty-seven year separation which was only overcome upon the death ofJulian Huxley in the mid 1970s.Eventually May Sarton and Juliette Huxleywere reuinited, the circle of the ethos of their love affair was completed. The intervening years of silence had not destroyed the love Sarton heldfor Juliette, it had just tempered it.". . . the pain is no longeracute; joy is no longer as intense as one looks back." (295)But theletters and poetry that were written around this passionate friendshipremain and are a testament to its endurance.They underscore Sarton'spresceint statement from 1948: "I would race through the years to meetyou at the other end." (241) *page numbers are from the text of DearJulietteLenora P. Blouin Author: May Sarton: A BibliographyScarecrow Press, 1978 Forthcoming: May Sarton: A Revised BibliographyScarecrow Press, 2000 ... Read more

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95. Teahouse of the Almighty (National Poetry)
by Coffee House Press
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96. Zadie Smith's White Teeth: A Reader's Guide (Continuum Contemporaries)
by Continuum International Publishing Group
Paperback (May, 2002)
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4-0 out of 5 stars White Teeth
Great book. Very vivid descriptions of language, character and the family structure of non-native society in London. I feel that this book could explain the conflict any transplant could experience in a foriegn land.
1-0 out of 5 stars Uh, okay.
If you require a guide to Smith's execrable 'White Teeth', then I regret to inform you that you are too stupid to live.

5-0 out of 5 stars A refreshing piece of Lit Crit
Before I'd read the book, this seemed like a dubious enterprise. Surely 'White Teeth' is too recent to reward (or deserve?) this kind of close critical attention. But in fact, this short book works well because of its chronological proximity to its subject, and you get a genuine sense of the author's enthusiasm for the novel - an enthusiasm that I share. Read more

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97. Cambridge Companion to Willa Cather, The (Cambridge Companions to Literature)
by Cambridge University Press
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98. Resistance Fantasies
by Story Line Press
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99. Postmodern Vernaculars: Chicana Literature and Postmodern Rhetoric
by Peter Lang Publishing
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100. Women, Writing, and the Reproduction of Culture in Tudor and Stuart Britain
by Syracuse University Press
Paperback (June, 2000)
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5-0 out of 5 stars Great scholarship!
All of the chapters in this book are very well researched and scholarly. I particularly enjoyed the "Tutoring the Tudors" chapter by Kathi Vosevich. Her research brings to life the differences in the politicalrhetoric of Queens Mary and Elizabeth Tudor.

4-0 out of 5 stars A good read
I'm grateful for this book, that's both scholarly and easily read by the non-scholar.We haven't heard enough from the women of this period, and these authors help us understand better who these women were and why wewant to know them. ... Read more

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