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Women and Experience in Later Medieval Writing

Reading the Book of Life

  • Editors
  • Anneke B. Mulder-Bakker
  • Liz Herbert McAvoy

Part of the The New Middle Ages book series (TNMA)

About this book

Introduction

This volume examines the common medieval notion of life experience as a source of wisdom and traces that theme through different texts and genres to uncover the fabric of experience woven into the writings by, for, and about women.

Keywords

construction discourse experience knowledge Medieval Literature Middle Ages understanding women writing

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