Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome: An Anthology

Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome: An AnthologyThere is a general perception that almost all writing in antiquity was done by men. However, some important literature written by women during this period has survived, and many other women writers published work that has not been preserved. Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome is a comprehensive anthology of the surviving literary texts of women writers from the Greco-Roman world, offering new translations of the work of over fifty women. From Sappho, who lived in the seventh century BC, th…

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Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome: An Anthology by I.M. Plant (2004-05-30)

Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome: An Anthology by I.M. Plant (2004-05-30)There is a general perception that almost all writing in antiquity was done by men. However, some important literature written by women during this period has survived, and many other women writers published work that has not been preserved. Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome is a comprehensive anthology of the surviving literary texts of women writers from the Greco-Roman world, offering new translations of the work of over fifty women. From Sappho, who lived in the seventh century BC, th…

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Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome: An Anthology

Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome: An AnthologyThere is a general perception that almost all writing in antiquity was done by men. However, some important literature written by women during this period has survived, and many other women writers published work that has not been preserved. Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome is a comprehensive anthology of the surviving literary texts of women writers from the Greco-Roman world, offering new translations of the work of over fifty women. From Sappho, who lived in the seventh century BC, th…

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Heretical Hellenism: Women Writers, Ancient Greece, and the Victorian Popular Imagination

Heretical Hellenism: Women Writers, Ancient Greece, and the Victorian Popular ImaginationHeretical Hellenism Uncovers the various ways that women acquired knowledge of Greek literature, history, and philosophy without formal classical training. This title demonstrates that women established the foundations of a heretical challenge to traditional humanist assumptions about the uniformity of classical knowledge and about women’s place in literary history. Full description…

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Greek Dystopia in British Women Travellers’ Discourse

Greek Dystopia in British Women Travellers' DiscourseHeretical Hellenism Uncovers the various ways that women acquired knowledge of Greek literature, history, and philosophy without formal classical training. This title demonstrates that women established the foundations of a heretical challenge to traditional humanist assumptions about the uniformity of classical knowledge and about women’s place in literary history. Full description…

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Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome: An Anthology (2004-03-01)

Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome: An Anthology (2004-03-01)Heretical Hellenism Uncovers the various ways that women acquired knowledge of Greek literature, history, and philosophy without formal classical training. This title demonstrates that women established the foundations of a heretical challenge to traditional humanist assumptions about the uniformity of classical knowledge and about women’s place in literary history. Full description…

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Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome: An Anthology (2004-04-26)

Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome: An Anthology (2004-04-26)Heretical Hellenism Uncovers the various ways that women acquired knowledge of Greek literature, history, and philosophy without formal classical training. This title demonstrates that women established the foundations of a heretical challenge to traditional humanist assumptions about the uniformity of classical knowledge and about women’s place in literary history. Full description…

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Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome: An Anthology by University of Oklahoma Press (2004-04-26)

Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome: An Anthology by University of Oklahoma Press (2004-04-26)Heretical Hellenism Uncovers the various ways that women acquired knowledge of Greek literature, history, and philosophy without formal classical training. This title demonstrates that women established the foundations of a heretical challenge to traditional humanist assumptions about the uniformity of classical knowledge and about women’s place in literary history. Full description…

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