Christine de Pizan and The Book of the City of Ladies

Literature / April 23, 2015 / No Comments /
A documentation of a progression of women’s writing and the androcentric myths and histories that first had to be deconstructed and reconstructed.

In The Book of the City of Ladies, Christine de Pizan, an Early Modern writer, metaphorically constructs a literary, mythological and historical intellectual space for educated women of her time and after.

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