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Drawing upon incisive analysis of a wide range of literary texts including Women and Politics in Early Modern Wngland book, drama, prose polemics, letters and speeches, Rhetoric, Women and Politics in Early Modern England presents an important new perspective on the early modern world, forms of rhetoric, and the role of women in the culture and politics of the time.

‎Rhetoric has long been a powerful and pervasive force in political and cultural life, yet in the early modern period, rhetorical training was generally reserved as a Women and Politics in Early Modern Wngland book privilege.

This volume argues, however, that women found a variety of ways to represent their interests persuasively, and th.

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Drawing upon incisive analysis of a wide range of literary texts including poetry, drama, prose polemics, letters and speeches, Rhetoric, Women and Politics in Early Modern England presents an. Drawing upon incisive analysis of a wide range of literary texts including poetry, drama, prose polemics, letters and speeches, Rhetoric, Women and Politics in Early Modern England.

Rhetoric, Women and Politics in Early Modern England. DOI link for Rhetoric, Women and Politics in Early Modern England Women and Politics in Early Modern England. Rhetoric, Women and Politics in Early Modern England book. Edited By Jennifer Richards, Alison Thorne. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 12 February Author: Susan Wiseman.

Get this from a library. Rhetoric, women and politics in early modern England. [Jennifer Richards; Alison Thorne;] -- Drawing upon a wide range of literary texts including poetry, drama, letters and prose, this incisive book sheds new and important light on the early modern world, forms of rhetoric.

'Rhetoric, Women and Politics in Early Modern England' aims to transform the study of Renaissance rhetoric by redefining the relationship between gender, politics and the art of speaking. It is essential reading for students and scholars of early modern literature, drama and culture.

Rhetoric, Women and Politics in Early Modern England Edited by Jennifer Richards and Alison Thorne First published by Routledge 2 Park Square, Milton Park, Abingdon OX14 4RN Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada by Routledge Madison Avenue, New York, NY Routledge is an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, an informa.

Rhetoric, women, and politics in early modern England: Exemplarity, women, and political rhetoric / Susan Wiseman -- The rhetoric of (in)fertility: shifting responses to Elizabeth I's childlessness / Helen Hackett -- Women's letters of recommendation and the rhetoric of friendship in sixteenth-century England / James Daybell -- Embodied.

A study of the representation of reading in early modern Englishwomen's writing, this book exists at the intersection of textual criticism and cultural history. It looks at depictions of reading in women's printed devotional works, maternal advice books, poetry, and fiction, as well as manuscripts, for evidence of ways in which women conceived of reading in sixteenth- and early seventeenth.

Hughes, Anne, "Gender and Politics in Leveller Literature", Political Culture and Cultural Politics in Early Modern England, Susan Dwyer Amussen and Mark A. Kishlansky, eds., Manchester: Manchester UP,Kennedy, Gwynne, Just Anger: Representing Women’s Anger in Early Modern England, Carbondale and Edwardsville: Southern Illinois.

“ Women and Chymistry in Early Modern England: The Manuscript Receipt Book (c. ) of Sarah Wigges. ” Gender and Scientific Discourse in Early Modern Culture.

Long, Kathleen P. Burlington VT: Ashgate, – This landmark book of essays examines the development of women's letter writing from the late fifteenth to the early eighteen century.

It is the first book to deal comprehensively with women's letter writing during the Late Medieval and Early Modern period and shows that this was a larger and more socially diversified area of female activity than has generally been assumed.

This volume attempts to rediscover the richness of community in the early modern world - through bringing together a range of fascinating material on the wealth of interactions that operated in the public sphere.

Divided into three parts the book looks at:the importance of place - ranging from the Parish, to communities of crime, to the place of political culture,Community and Networks - how 2/5(1). A History of Early Modern Women's Writing is essential reading for students and scholars working in the field of early modern British literature and history.

This collaborative book of twenty-two chapters offers an expansive, multifaceted narrative of British women's literary and textual production in the period stretching from the English.

Women's theoretical exclusion from the political sphere generated not silence but highly developed linguistic and figurative responses in seventeenth century England.

This chapter analyses women's involvement in politics by examining the use of the example in seventeenth century texts. It concentrates on exemplarity because of its pervasive presence in early modern writing, because of the.

The Rituals and Rhetoric of Queenship; Medieval to Early Modern is a collection of papers which originated in a conference held at Canterbury Christ Church University in August Perhaps by coincidence, –6 appears to have been a high point for conferences on queenship as two similar collections from conferences held during that period, The Rule of Women in Early Modern Europe.

Dunn-Hensley, Susan. “Whore Queens: The Sexualized Female Body and the State.” In High and Mighty Queens of Early Modern England: Realities and Representations, ed.

Carole Levin, Jo Eldridge Carney, and Debra Barrett-Graves, – New York: Palgrave Macmillan. Political and sexual roles. Women's political roles grew in the 20th century after the first woman entered the House in The election trebled their number to twenty-four, but then it plateaued out.

The next great leap cane inas female MPs were returned. Women have since comprised around 20 per cent of the Commons. A challenge and a step forward for political theorists and historians of early modern England and Europe.' J.

Pocock, The Johns Hopkins University 'Quentin Skinner is one of our greatest living humanists. He understands from within the classical tradition that nourished thinkers from Machiavelli to Hobbes and wields language with the Reviews: 2. Early Modern Research Group. Commonwealth: the Social, Cultural, and Conceptual Contexts of an Early Modern Keyword.

Historical Journal54(3), Richards J, Schurink F.

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Introduction: The Textuality and Materiality of Reading in Early Modern England. Huntington Library Quarterly73(3), Richards J, Schurink F, ed. Early modern history, Events Recording speech in early modern England: Parliament, preachers and the Putney debates In his work on the Parliamentary Diaries, Philip Baker deals with the difficulties in deciphering 17 th Century record keeping on a daily basis.

Abstract: The understanding of free speech was, from fifth century Athens onwards, rhetorically coloured, and Greek uses of parrhesia and the definitions of licentia later set out in Roman handbooks are highly influential to sixteenth- and seventeenth-century English works on rhetoric and political advice.

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Consequently, discussions of liberty of speech in Elizabethan and Jacobean England can. Book Description. Author John Staines here argues that sixteenth- and seventeenth-century writers in England, Scotland, and France wrote tragedies of the Queen of Scots - royal heroine or tyrant, martyr or whore - in order to move their audiences towards political action by shaping and directing the passions generated by the spectacle of her fall.

Keller shows how, in an age marked by social, intellectual, and political upheaval, early modern English medicine inscribes in the flesh and functioning of its generating bodies the manifold questions about gender, politics, and philosophy that together give rise to the modern Western liberal self - a historically constrained (and, Keller.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Bernard Capp. Politics. In Peter Elmer's novel Witchcraft, Witch-Hunting, and politics in early modern England he argues and provides evidence for the fact that many of England's great witch trials occurred at times when political parties and governing bodies felt that their authority was being threatened.

During the years of to no trials occurred. Books received. Sappho in Early Modern England: Female Same-Sex Literary Erotics & Early Modern Women's Letter Writing, & Women Writing Writing and Political Engagement in Seventeenth-Century England & The Politics of Information in Early Modern Europe.

The need to develop a pragmatics of literature. Early Modern Women’s Writing and the Rhetoric of Modesty Popular Politics and Culture in England, Winner of the Book Award from the Society for the Study of Early Modern. Indonesia is a semi-annual journal devoted to the timely study of Indonesia’s culture, history, government, economy, and society.

It features original scholarly articles, interviews, translations, and book reviews. Published by More Journals. Glenn’s rhetorical scholarship has earned her three fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), book awards from Choice and from the Society for the Study of Early Modern Women, a Best Article of the Year Award from College Composition and Communication, an Outstanding Article Award from Rhetoric Review, and the Book Description: Imagining Rhetoricexamines how women's writing developed in the decades between the American Revolution and the Civil War, and how women imagined using their education to further the civic aims of an idealistic new the late eighteenth century, proponents of female education in the United States appropriated the language of the Revolution to advance the cause of.Generating Bodies and Gendered Selves examines the textured interrelations between medical writing about generation and childbirth - what we now call reproduction - and emerging notions of selfhood in early modern England.

At a time when medical texts first appeared in English in large numbers and the first signs of modern medicine were emerging both in theory and in practice, medical.