Download e-book for kindle: Elizabeth I: Always Her Own Free Woman by Carole Levin,Jo Eldridge Carney

By Carole Levin,Jo Eldridge Carney

This interdisciplinary assortment through historians, cultural critics and literary students examines quite a few the political, social, and cultural forces at paintings throughout the English Renaissance and past, forces that contributed to making a wealth of inventive, literary and ancient impressions of Elizabeth, her court docket, and the period of time named after her, the Elizabethan age. Articles within the assortment talk about Elizabeths' relationships, examine the recommendation given her, discover connections among her court docket and the humanities, and examine the function of Elizabeth's courtroom within the political lifetime of the kingdom. many of the methods Elizabeth used to be understood and represented reveal society's fears and ambivalence approximately early smooth girls in energy, whereas others have a good time her successes as England's first and purely single queen regnant. This quantity may be of curiosity to students and scholars in quite a lot of disciplines, together with literary, cultural, historic and women's stories, in addition to these drawn to the existence and occasions of Elizabeth I.

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