Category: Studies in the Eighteenth Century

Coquettes, Wives, and Widows

Coquettes, Wives, and Widows

Marcie Ray’s new book Coquettes, Wives, and Widows: Gender Politics in French Baroque Opera and Theater is a timely and significant study of how composers and dramatists of early modern… READ MORE

Jane Cumming: The Minister’s Wife

Jane Cumming: The Minister’s Wife

Frances B. Singh uncovers the life of Jane Cumming in her publication Scandal and Survival in Nineteenth-Century Scotland, from the University of Rochester Press. Most people, if they have heard… READ MORE