A History of Women's Writing in Italy (Paperback) - Panizza, Letizia (EDT)/ Wood, Sharon (EDT)/ Panizza, Letizia

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This volume offers a comprehensive historical account of writing by women in Italy. Covering writing from the Middle Ages to the present day, it moves away from narrow definitions of literature, and brings to light other forms of expression such as letter writing, religious and devotional writing, travel writing, and journalism. Contributors point to the considerable practical, social and ideological difficulties faced by women in writing and presenting their work to a wider reading public, but also highlight the determination of women through the centuries in making their voices heard.

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Publisher Cambridge Univ Pr
Mfg Part# 9780521578134
SKU 33942590
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0521578132
Release Date 6/20/2011
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Dimensions (in Inches) 8.75H x 6L x 0.75T
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Editors Note This volume offers a comprehensive historical account of writing by women in Italy. Covering writing from the Middle Ages to the present day, it moves away from narrow definitions of literature, and brings to light other forms of expression such as letter writing, religious and devotional writing, travel writing, and journalism. Contributors point to the considerable practical, social and ideological difficulties faced by women in writing and presenting their work to a wider reading public, but also highlight the determination of women through the centuries in making their voices heard.
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0378
Publisher Cambridge University Press
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