The Lives of Girls and Women from the Islamic World in Early Modern British Literature and Culture

  title={The Lives of Girls and Women from the Islamic World in Early Modern British Literature and Culture},
  author={Bernadette Diane Andrea},
8 Citations
Half-Persuaded Converts and Partial Turns in Fletcher's The Island Princess
  • E. George
  • History
    Journal for Early Modern Cultural Studies
  • 2021
Abstract:In the final act of John Fletcher's The Island Princess (c. 1619–21), the heroine Quisara takes on a familiar role: the non-Christian, foreign woman converted by her love of a Christian man.
Early Modern Women and Travel
  • Unita Ahdifard
  • History
    The Palgrave Encyclopedia of Early Modern Women's Writing
  • 2021
VII Shakespeare
This chapter has four sections: 1. Editions and Textual Studies; 2. Shakespeare in the Theatre; 3. Shakespeare on Screen; 4. Criticism. Section 1 is by Jennifer Young; section 2 is by Peter J.
VI The Sixteenth Century: Excluding Drama after 1550
This chapter has three sections: 1. General; 2. Sidney; 3. Spenser. Section 1 is by Harriet Archer; sections 2 and 3 are by Richard Wood.
A Cultural Median: One Thousand Nights and a Night before 1700
With tales that date as far back as the ninth century,  One Thousand Nights and a Night  is one of the earliest seminal texts to first expose the West to Eastern life and culture. Following their
Recent Studies in the English Renaissance
Abstract:An assessment of recent scholarly work treating the literature of the English Renaissance and some general observations on the state of the profession. A full bibliography and price list of
Whither the Empire in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries? Taking Stock of a Vibrant Field in English and American S
With the advent of globalisation at the end of the twentieth century, and a rising consciousness of the long-lasting consequences of European imperial colonizations in the nineteenth and twentieth