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Published: 20 August 2018

272 Pages


ISBN: 9780198779889

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Ovid's Presence in Contemporary Women's Writing

Strange Monsters

Fiona Cox

Classical Presences

  • Analyses the work of a broad range of female authors across a variety of genres, enabling readers to establish links between writers as a result of their common interest in Ovid
  • Includes individual chapters on prominent contemporary women writers, including Ali Smith, Marina Warner, Alice Oswald, and Yoko Tawada
  • Sets the reception of Ovid by these writers in the context of the political and aesthetic agenda of third-wave feminism

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