Francesca Scott

Women Telling Nations


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Edité par Suzan Van Dijk
Edité par Francesca Scott
Edité par Amelia Sanz
Editeur Rodopi - Brill
Distributeur Association de Boccard

Women Telling Nations highlights how, from the 16th to the 19th centuries, European women, as readers and writers, contributed to the construction of national identities. The book, which presents twenty countries, is divided into four parts. First, we examine how women belonged to nations: they represented territories and political or religious communities in their own style. Second, we deal with the ways in which women wrote the nation: the network of relationships in which they were involve ...