MADAME MEDIATOR: WOMEN WRITERS OF 17TH CENTURY ATLANTICISM.

HUMPHREY, ANDREA.
2017-04-18T13:57:23.870Z

Abstract: Beginning with Madam Mediator, Margaret Cavendish's liminal character in her closet drama The Convent of Pleasure, this study examines the mediation between complicity and subversion required of women writers seeking access to publication and circulation in the late seventeenth century. Contemporaries Aphra Behn and Maria Sibylla Merian emerge as skilled mediators navigating not only com... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of English.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011387
ID: tufts:20862
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