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174. Early Modern Women’s Manuscripts
Thursday, 28 December, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Grand Ballroom Salon K, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Renaissance English Text Society

Presiding: Margaret P. Hannay, Siena College
Respondent: Elizabeth H. Hageman, Univ. of New Hampshire, Durham

  1. “Petitioning Power: The Rhetorical Fashioning of Elizabethan Women’s Letters,” Erin Anne Sadlack, Marywood Univ.
  2. “‘Leaven for a Suspitious Jealous Cake’: Cooking, Cash, and Civil War in Jane Cavendish’s Manuscript Poetry,” Emily Smith, Decatur, GA
  3. “‘Saturn (Whose Aspects Soe Sads My Soul)’: Lady Hester Pulter’s Feminine Melancholic Genius,” Alice Eardley, Warwick Univ.

741. Open Business Meeting of the Renaissance English Text Society
Saturday, 30 December, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 302, Philadelphia Marriott

Presiding: Arthur F. Kinney, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst

  1. “‘Introductory Remarks on Publication of the First Edition of William Baspoole’s The Pilgrime,’ a Manuscript Now in the Pepys Library at Magdalene College, Cambridge,” Arthur F. Marotti, Wayne State Univ.
  2. “Editing an Adapatation: Will. Baspoole’s Version of the Middle English Pilgrimage of the Lyfe of the Manhode,” Kathryn Walls, Victoria Univ. of Wellington


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