A Companion to Hrotsvit of Gandersheim (fl. 960) PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

A Companion to Hrotsvit of Gandersheim (fl. 960) free pdf Hrotsvit wrote stories, plays, and histories during the reign of Emperor Otto the Great (962-973). Twelve original essays survey her work, showing historical roots and contexts, Christian values, and a surprisingly modern grappling with questions of identity and female self-realization.

About Phyllis R. Brown

Phyllis R. Brown, Ph.D. (1979) in English, University of Oregon, is Associate Provost at Santa Clara University. She co-edited Hrotsvit of Gandersheim: Contexts, Identities, Affinities, and Performances (2004) and Women Writing Latin: From Roman Antiquity to Early Modern Europe (2002). Stephen L. Wailes, Ph.D. (1968) in Germanic Languages and Literatures, Harvard University, is Professor Emeritus of Germanic Studies, Indiana University. Among his publications on medieval writing is Spirituality and Politics in the Works of Hrotsvit of Gandersheim (Selinsgrove, 2006).

Details Book

Author : Phyllis R. Brown
Publisher : Brill
Data Published : 12 October 2012
ISBN : 9004229620
EAN : 9789004229624
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 396 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews A Companion to Hrotsvit of Gandersheim (fl. 960)



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • A Companion to Hrotsvit of Gandersheim (fl. 960) free pdfA Companion to Hrotsvit of Gandersheim (fl. 960)

    Hrotsvit wrote stories. plays. and histories during the reign of Emperor Otto the Great (962-973). Twelve original essays survey her work. showing historical roots and contexts. Christian values..


  • The Lives of the Twelve Caesars -Caligula- free pdfThe Lives of the Twelve Caesars -Caligula-

    The Twelve Caesars. is a set of twelve biographies of Julius Caesar and the first 11 emperors of the Roman Empire written by Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus. The work. written in AD 121 during the reign of the emperor Hadrian..


  • The Lives of the Twelve Caesars -Tiberius- free pdfThe Lives of the Twelve Caesars -Tiberius-

    The Twelve Caesars. is a set of twelve biographies of Julius Caesar and the first 11 emperors of the Roman Empire written by Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus. The work. written in AD 121 during the reign of the emperor Hadrian..


  • A Companion to Woody Allen free pdfA Companion to Woody Allen

    Edited by two renowned Allen experts. "A Companion to Woody Allen" presents a collection of 26 original essays on the director's films. Contributions offer a number of divergent critical perspectives while expanding the contexts in which his work is understood..


  • The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Constantine free pdfThe Cambridge Companion to the Age of Constantine

    The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Constantine offers students a comprehensive one-volume survey of this pivotal emperor and his times. Richly illustrated and designed as a readable survey accessible to all audiences..


  • A Companion to Hrotsvit of Gandersheim (fl. 960) free pdfA Companion to Hrotsvit of Gandersheim (fl. 960)

    . Hrotsvit wrote stories, plays, and histories during the reign of Emperor Otto the Great (962-973). Twelve original essays survey her work, showing historical roots and contexts, Christian values, an