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The Literary Subversions of Medieval Women (The New Middle Ages)

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Winner of the 2008 SCMLA Book Prize!!

This study of medieval women as postcolonial writers defines the literary strategies of subversion by which they authorized their alterity within the dominant tradition. To dismantle a colonizing culture, they made public the private feminine space allocated by gender difference: they constructed “unhomely” spaces. They inverted gend

Hardcover, 232 pages
Published July 15th 2007 by Palgrave Macmillan
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