Attending to women in early modern England / edited by Betty S. Travitsky and Adele F. Seeff ; advisory editors, Susan Amussen ... [et al.]

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Subjects: English literature--Women authors--History and criticism--Congresses
English literature--Early modern, 1500-1700--History and criticism--Congresses
Women and literature--England--History--16th century--Congresses
Women and literature--England--History--17th century--Congresses
Women--England--History--Renaissance, 1450-1600--Congresses
Women--England--History--Modern period, 1600---Congresses
Women in literature--Congresses
Women in art--Congresses
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Newark : University of Delaware Press ; London : Associated University Presses, c1994
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: 382 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Executive Director's Preface / Adele F. Seeff 9
Acknowledgments 11
Introduction / Betty S. Travitsky 13
"O Daughter Heare": Reconstructing the Lives of Aristocratic Englishwomen / Margaret P. Hannay 35
Positioning Women in Visual Convention: The Case of Elizabeth I / Nanette Salomon 64
Response: Attending to Early Modern Women in an Interdisciplinary Way / Judith M. Bennett 96
Unpicking the Tapestry: The Scholar of Women's History as Penelope among Her Suitors / Lisa Jardine 123
The Message from Marcade: Parental Death in Tudor and Stuart England / Heather Dubrow 147
Eulogies for Women: Public Testimony of Their Godly Example and Leadership / Retha M. Warnicke 168
Response: Private Lives, Public Performance, and Rites of Passage / David Cressy 187
Elizabeth I and Alice Balstone: Gender, Class, and the Exceptional Woman in Early Modern England / Susan Dwyer Amussen 219
The Paradox of Mimesis: High Art/Low Art in the Imagery of Early Modern Europe / Keith Moxey 241
Response: Attending to Literacy / Margaret Ferguson 265
Remodeling the Landlord's House: Ownership of the Canon / Jean R. Brink 301
Appendix: Responses to a Pedagogy Survey / Jean R. Brink 319
Attending to Renaissance Women: A Script and Its Evolution / Catherine Schuler, Sharon Ammen 343
Contributors 356
Select Bibliography 360
Index 371
Additional Authors: Travitsky, Betty, 1942-
Seeff, Adele F
University of Maryland, College Park. Center for Renaissance and Baroque Studies
Notes: LCCN: 93045261
ISBN: 0874135192 (alk. paper)
Papers from a symposium held Nov. 8-10, 1990 at the University of Maryland at College Park, sponsored by the Center for Renaissance and Baroque Studies
Includes bibliographical references (p. 360-369) and index
Contents: "O daughter heare" : reconstructing the lives of aristocratic Englishwomen / Margaret P. Hannay -- Positioning women in visual convention : the case of Elizabeth I / Nanette Salomon -- Unpicking the tapestry : the scholar of women's history as Penelope among her suitors / Lisa Jardine -- The message from Marcade : parental death in Tudor and Stuart England / Heather Dubrow -- Eulogies for women : public testimony of their Godly example and leadership / Retha M. Warnicke -- Elizabeth I and Alice Balstone : gender, class, and the exceptional woman in Early Modern England / Susan Dwyer Amussen -- The paradox of mimesis : high art/low art in the imagery of early modern Europe / Keith Moxey -- Remodeling the landlord's house : ownership of the canon / Jean R. Brink -- Attending to Renaissance women : a script and its evolution / Catherine Schuler and Sharon Ammen
OCLC Number: 29427884
ISBN/ISSN: 0874135192