Search for dissertations about: "Marguerite de Navarre"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Marguerite de Navarre.

  1. 1. The Androgyne and the Phoenix Marguerite de Navarre and Gaspara Stampa: Gendering Early Modern Debates on Love

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Johanna Vernqvist; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Marguerite de Navarre; Gaspara Stampa; Early modern Literature; Love; Women writers; Neoplatonism; Androgyne; Phoenix; Love; Gender; Dialogues; Margareta av Navarra; Gaspara Stampa; tidigmodern litteratur; kärlek; kvinnliga författarskap; nyplatonism; androgynen; fenix; genus; dialog;

    Abstract : This study explores Marguerite de Navarre’s and Gaspara Stampa’s literary strategies through a close examination of their appropriation of Neoplatonic ideals of love and gender. Against a backdrop of the cultural and literary canon of the sixteenth century, and through a theoretical framework building on Judith Butler and Michel Foucault, it demonstrates how Marguerite de Navarre and Gaspara Stampa destabilize power relations within the discourses of love and gender, thus gendering early modern debates on love. READ MORE