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Author Scheil, Katherine West, 1966- author

Title She hath been reading : women and Shakespeare clubs in America / Katherine West Scheil
Published Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2016
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Summary Shakespeare clubs were crucial for women's intellectual development because they provided a consistent intellectual stimulus and because women discovered a world of possibilities, both public and private, inspired by their reading of Shakespeare. This book uncovers this hidden layer of intellectual activity
Notes Previously issued in print: 2012
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Audience Specialized
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on June 15, 2016)
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Appreciation -- United States -- History.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Societies, etc.
Book clubs (Discussion groups) -- United States -- History.
Women -- Books and reading -- United States -- History.
Women -- United States -- Intellectual life.
Women -- United States -- Societies and clubs -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0801464226
9780801464225 (ebook)