Studies in Literature and Gender
CAS EN 576
Topic for Spring 2013: Seventeenth-Century English Women Writers. Explores the fascinating world of war, sex, revolution, slavery and religion that was the English seventeenth century through the writings of women, including Halkett, Cavendish, Hutchinson, Philips, Behn, and others. Readings include exquisite poetry, hilarious plays, quirky romances and awe-inspiring pamphlets.