Women's Deliberation: The Heroine in Early Modern French Women's Theater (1650–1750)
Theresa Varney Kennedy
xii + 201 pp., bibl., index
New York: Routledge/Taylor and Francis
Revised dissertation, University of Maryland
Examines heroines in women's works as four types—deliberative, dutiful, irrational, and bold and brazen—and makes comparisons with the passive or vengeful stereotypical characters written by male playwrights.
Literature and Literary Criticism Theater
9781472484543 (cloth); 9781317153368 (ebook)
Kennedy, Theresa Varney. Women's Deliberation: The Heroine in Early Modern French Women's Theater (1650–1750). New York: Routledge/Taylor and Francis, 2018. Sylvia. Accessed January 23, 2022. https://sylvia.library.wisc.edu/catalog/SYL1063.