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Oulibertinage: Play and Pudeur in Anne Garréta's Pas un jour
(Edinburgh University Press, 2018-03-01)
Since the turn of the century, women-authored sexual confessions have proliferated. However, these succès de scandale have been paralleled by anxiety regarding self-exposure and a sense that, for women writers, the ‘taboo’ ...
Du Bartas’ Visit to England and Scotland in 1587
(Oxford University Press, 2012-10-19)
Recreation and William Alexander’s Doomes-day (1637)
The Natural History of The Silkewormes and their Flies
(Manchester University Press: Cahiers Élisabéthains, 2010-09-01)
This study examines the overlap between natural philosophy and humanist imitation in two works by Thomas Moffet: his reference work Insectorum sive Minimorum Animalum Theatrum (written c.1589) and his poem The Silkewormes, ...
Feminism and Futurity: Revisiting Marge Piercy's Woman on the Edge of Time
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2014)
This article considers the question of feminist futurity through Marge Piercy’s Woman on the Edge of Time (1976). While dominant readings of this novel have focused on its relationship to the feminist utopian genre and ...
The Marquis de Sade in English, 1800-1850
(Modern Humanities Research Association (MHRA), 2017-07)
Based on fresh archival discoveries, this article reveals the previously untold story of the translation and circulation of Sade’s works among English readers in the first half of the nineteenth century. Conventional wisdom ...