Readers and writers in Ovid's Heroides transgressions of genre and gender

This book-length study reconstructs the experiences of the abandoned heroines of the 'Heroides', which have been largely ignored by past criticism. Dr Spentzou seeks ways to isolate characterize and release the female voice and experience within Ovid's male-authored text

Main Author: Spentzou, Efrossini
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2002, 2002
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This book-length study reconstructs the experiences of the abandoned heroines of the 'Heroides', which have been largely ignored by past criticism. Dr Spentzou seeks ways to isolate characterize and release the female voice and experience within Ovid's male-authored text
Physical Description:xx, 231 p.
ISBN:9780191719608