Going public : women and publishing in early modern France (Book, 1995) [WorldCat.org]
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Going public : women and publishing in early modern France

Going public : women and publishing in early modern France

Author: Elizabeth C Goldsmith; Dena Goodman
Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1995.
Series: Reading women writing.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Exploring the ways in which French women went public through publication, this book shows how they contributed to the formation of the public sphere in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Going Public also takes the critical literature on the woman writer to a new level by examining the implications of print publicity. The contributors investigate the intersection of gender and publicity in a wide range of

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth C Goldsmith; Dena Goodman
ISBN: 080142951X 9780801429514 0801481651 9780801481659
OCLC Number: 32738486
Description: viii, 249 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: "Reason for the public to admire her" : why Madame de La Guette published her memoirs / Carolyn Chappell Lougee --
Publishing the lives of Hortense and Marie Mancini / Elizabeth C. Goldsmith --
Parisian guildswomen and the (sexual) politics of privilege : defending their patrimonies in print / Cynthia Maria Truant --
Victorious victims : women and publicity in Mémoires Judiciaires / Nadine Bérenguier --
Books and the birthing business : the midwife manuals of Madame du Coudray / Nina Rattner Gelbart --
Women's letters in the public sphere / Janet Gurkin Altman --
The (literary) world at war, or, what can happen when women go public / Joan DeJean --
Les Fées Modernes : women, fairy tales, and the literary field in late seventeenth-century France / Lewis C. Seifert --
The voices of shadows : Lafayette's Zaïde / Faith E. Beasley --
Making sex public : Félicité de Choiseul-Meuse and the lewd novel / Kathryn Norberg --
The salon woman goes public ... or does she? / Erica Harth --
Publishing without perishing : Isabelle de Charrière, a.k.a. la mouche du coche / Susan K. Jackson --
Suzanne Necker's Mélanges : gender, writing, and publicity / Dena Goodman --
Laws of nature/rights of genius : the Drame of Constance de Salm / Elizabeth Colwill.
Series Title: Reading women writing.
Responsibility: edited by Elizabeth C. Goldsmith and Dena Goodman.


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