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Women and race in early modern texts
Women and race in early modern texts
MacDonald Joyce Green2002
Articles
Subject: Joyce Green MacDonald discusses the links between women's racial, sexual, and civic identities in early modern texts. She examines the scarcity of African women in English plays of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, the racial identity of the women in the drama and also that of the women who watched and sometimes wrote the plays. The coverage also includes texts from the late fourteenth to the early eighteenth centuries, by, among others, Shakespeare, Jonson, Davenant, the Countess of Pembroke and Aphra Behn.
Edition:
1st ed
Imprint:
Cambridge 2002 Cambridge University Press
Collation:
188p
ISBN:
0521810167
Dewey class:
AR.2.01MAC
Local class:
AR.2.01/MAC
Language:
English
BRN:
1836318
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