The Resource Neither saints nor sinners : writing the lives of women in Spanish America

Neither saints nor sinners : writing the lives of women in Spanish America

Label
Neither saints nor sinners : writing the lives of women in Spanish America
Title
Neither saints nor sinners
Title remainder
writing the lives of women in Spanish America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Kathleen Myers brings together the portraits and autobiographical texts of six 17th century Latin American women, drawing on primary sources that include Inquisition and canonisation records, confessional and mystic journals, and legal defenses and petitions
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
271/.900228
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Includes excerpts from seventeenth century texts translated from Spanish
LC call number
BX4225
LC item number
.M94 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Neither saints nor sinners : writing the lives of women in Spanish America
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-264) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Potential saints -- Redeemer of America: Rosa de Lima (1586-1617)-The dynamics of identity and canonization -- La China Poblana: Catarina de San Juan (ca. 1607-1688)-Hagiography and the inquisition -- The mystic nun: Madre María de San José (1656-1719)-Confession and autobiography -- Not quite sinners -- The tenth muse: Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz (1648-1695)-Letters and learning in the church -- The happy saint: Ursula Suárez (1666-1849)-Rogues and new saintly roles -- The lieutenant nun: Catalina de Erauso (1592?-1650)-Soldiers' tales and virginity
Control code
ocm61730539
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 273 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423726395
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24263564
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)61730539
  • pebcs0195157222

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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