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Van der Poel, Dieuwke

Works: 1 works in 1 publications in 1 language and 167 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Literatures  Biography 
Classifications: PT5409.W66, 839.31071
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Most widely held works by Dieuwke Van der Poel
Women's writing from the Low Countries 1200-1875 : a bilingual anthology by Lia van Gemert( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This landmark bilingual Dutch-English anthology introduces women's writing in the Low Countries from 1200 to 1875 through a variety of texts characterised by the religious, social, political and feminist engagement of their authors, as well as their extraordinary artistic achievement. Dutch and Flemish female writers produced work of ardent religious passion, ranging from medieval mysticism through the scathing anti-Reformation polemic to pious Anabaptist reflections. Other writers addressed current social and political debates or demonstrated fierce feminist engagement. Talented authors made