Medieval Women's Writing

Course Number: ENGL 115
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Catalog Course Entry: ENGL 115
Quarter: Spring 2020
Instructor: Reeve, Daniel
Day(s): TR
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Location: GIRV 2129
Description:

This course will focus on works of medieval women's writing from the twelfth to the fifteenth century. We will consider the ways that these texts work in and against premodern structures of gendered power, and the new formal and aesthetic possibilities opened up by the marginal positions that these writers occupy.