The Catholic Church and Unruly Women Writers

Critical Essays

  • Editors
  • Jeana DelRosso
  • Leigh Eicke
  • Ana Kothe

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introduction

    1. Jeana DelRosso, Leigh Eicke, Ana Kothe
      Pages 1-6
  3. Medieval through Seventeenth Century

  4. Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

  5. Twentieth and Twenty-first Centuries

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 237-253

About this book


This collection attends to western women's struggles within Roman Catholicism by examining how women throughout the centuries have attempted to reconcile their unruliness with their Catholic backgrounds or conversions.


gender Middle Ages Narrative novel Tradition transmission women

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