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Learned girls and male persuasion

Sharon L. James

Learned girls and male persuasion

gender and reading in Roman love elegy

by Sharon L. James

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley, CA .
Written in English


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StatementSharon L. James.
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LC ClassificationsPA
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 350 p. ;
Number of Pages350
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22518880M
ISBN 100520233816

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Sharon L. James reads key poems by Propertius, Tibullus, and Ovid for the first time from the perspective of the woman to whom they are. The book would serve as an excellent introduction to the genre for undergraduates."--Paul Allen Miller, author of "Latin Erotic Elegy: An Anthology and Reader ""Learned Girls and Male Persuasion should be required reading for anyone teaching or studying the elegists.

The book would serve as an excellent introduction to the genre for undergraduates."—Paul Allen Miller, author of Latin Erotic Elegy: An Anthology and Reader "Learned Girls and Male Persuasion should be required reading for anyone teaching or studying the elegists [Sharon James] views the genre in the light of social reality, showing us.

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James, Sharon L. and recommend the book highly as a learned (sorry!), intelligent, and passionately argued reading of an infuriating but endlessly charming set of poems. Notes. Usually it is the woman-as-elegy, rather than the man-as-elegist, who is characterized Author: Alison Sharrock.

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FREE Shipping on Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. THE EDITORS. Sharon L. James is Associate Professor of Classics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

She is the author of Learned Girls and Male Persuasion: Gender and Reading in Roman Love Elegy () and the forthcoming Women in Greek and Roman New Comedy.

Sheila Dillon is Associate Professor in the Department of Art, Art History, and Visual. Learned Girls and Male Persuasion. Availability: In stock. ISBN: Tibullus, and Ovid for the first time from the perspective of the woman to whom they are addressed--the docta puella, or learned girl, the poet's beloved.

By interpreting the poetry not, as has always been done, from the stance of the elite male writers--as. Sharon L.

James is Associate Professor of Classics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is the author of Learned Girls and Male Persuasion: Gender and Reading in Roman Love Elegy (), and the forthcoming Women in Greek and Roman New Comedy.

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