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Ashgate critical essays on women writers in England, 1550-1700. Vol. 6, Elizabeth Cary

Author: Karen Raber
Publisher: Farnham, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2009.
Series: Ashgate critical essays on women writers in England, 1550-1700, v. 6.
Edition/Format:   Book : Essay : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Elizabeth Cary's "Tragedy of Mariam", the first original drama written in English by a woman, has been a touchstone for feminist scholarship in the period for several decades and is one of the most  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: Elizabeth Cary, Lady; Elizabeth Cary, Lady
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Raber
ISBN: 9780754661009 0754661008
OCLC Number: 472606605
Description: xxxiv, 562 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction; Bibliography; Elizabeth Cary and the Tragedy of Mariam, Elaine Beilin; Resurrecting the author: Elizabeth Tanfield Cary, Donald W. Foster; The reproduction of mothering in Mariam, Queen of Jewry: a defense of biographical criticism, Meredith Skura; A family affair: the life and letters of Elizabeth Cary, Lady Falkland, Heather Wolfe.; Part II The Tragedy of Mariam, Queen of Jewry: Genre: Valuing Mariam: genre study and feminist analysis, Nancy Guierrez; Theaters, households, and a 'kind of history' in Elizabeth Cary's The Tragedy of Mariam, Rosemary Kegl; 'Profane stoical paradoxes': The Tragedie of Mariam and Sidneian closet drama, Marta Straznicky. Social and Political Contexts: Re-reading Elizabeth Cary's The Tragedie of Mariam, Faire Queene of Jewry, Dympna Callaghan; Reading, work and Catholic women's biographies, Frances E. Dolan; The spectre of resistance: The Tragedy of Mariam, Margaret Ferguson; Backbiters, flatterers, and monarchs: domestic politics in The Tragedy of Mariam, Heather E. Ostman; Counterfeit colour: making up race in Elizabeth Cary's The Tragedy of Mariam, Kimberly Poitevin; The Tragedy of Mariam: Cary's critique of the terms founding social discourses, Laurie J. Shannon.; Part III The History of the Life, Reign and Death of Edward II: Reform or rebellion? The limits of female authority in Elizabeth Cary's The History of the life, Reign and Death of Edward II, Gwynne Kennedy; Gender and property: Elizabeth Cary and the History of Edward II, Karen Raber; Elizabeth Cary and Edward II: what do women want to write, Meredith Skura; Shaping a drama out of a history: Elizabeth Cary and the story of Edward II, Janet Starner-Wright and Susan M. Fitzmaurice. Cary in Comparison: 'Ears prejudicate' in Mariam and The Duchess of Malfi, Reina Green; Insurgent flesh: epistemology and violence in Othello and Mariam, Elizabeth Gruber; Space, violence, and bodies in Middleton and Cary, Jennifer Heller; Conscience and the disobedient female consort in the closet drama of John Milton and Elizabeth Cary, Susan B. Iwanisziw; Staging gender: William Shakespeare and Elizabeth Cary, Maureen Quilligan; Index.
Series Title: Ashgate critical essays on women writers in England, 1550-1700, v. 6.
Responsibility: edited by Karen Raber.

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