Allegory and Female Authority

Book Section

A discussion of Mary Wroth’s rewriting of Edmund Spenser’s allegory, showing how Wroth’s suppression of personification enacts her authorial agency. The essay builds on the theoretical discussion of allegory and gender by Gordon Teskey.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Quilligan, M

Cited Editors

  • Machovsky, B

Published Date

  • 2009

Book Title

  • Thinking Allegory Otherwise

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