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First, We Drink Tea

Anne Zacharias-Walsh

in Our Unions, Our Selves: The Rise of Feminist Labor Unions in Japan

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781501703041
eISBN:
9781501706363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501703041.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This chapter focuses on the lessons and insights gained from the first phase of the US–Japan Working Women's Networks Project, showing how participants from both sides laid the intellectual ... More


Gender and Voice in Medieval French Literature and Song

Rachel May Golden and Katherine Kong (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780813069036
eISBN:
9780813067216
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813069036.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

This volume brings together literary and musical compositions of medieval France, including the Occitanian region, identifying the use of voice in these works as a way of articulating gendered ... More


Julia Kavanagh

Eileen Fauset

in The Politics of Writing: Julia Kavanagh, 1824-77

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719055577
eISBN:
9781781702222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719055577.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

This chapter introduces Julia Kavanagh, one of many women writers of the nineteenth century who are now largely unknown. It first presents some background information on her early life, and then ... More


Thinking and Talking/War and Peace

Allen Judith

in Virginia Woolf and the Politics of Language

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748636754
eISBN:
9780748651962
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748636754.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter discusses the relevance of dialogue and all modes of ‘conversation’ as they are represented by Woolf's ‘essayistic’ practice and the process of reading. It shows how different voices and ... More


Tales of Disillusion

María de Zayas y Sotomayor

in Exemplary Tales of Love and Tales of Disillusion

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226768649
eISBN:
9780226768670
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226768670.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

The Spanish text for the Tales of Disillusion is Alicia Yllera's edition, respecting her reordering of the tales, which she justifies in her introduction to the volume. Whereas Zayas entitled each of ... More


The Voice in the Schoolroom

Jennifer Richards

in Voices and Books in the English Renaissance: A New History of Reading

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198809067
eISBN:
9780191884153
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198809067.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

This chapter explores the centrality of voice to a Latinate, grammar-school education in the sixteenth century. It focuses on the part of rhetoric that has long been missed out of our histories of ... More


‘Women’s Voice’ and Equal Pay

L. J. B. Hayes

in Voices at Work: Continuity and Change in the Common Law World

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199683130
eISBN:
9780191763199
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199683130.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Employment Law, Company and Commercial Law

There is dynamic tension between law and collective bargaining over the communication of ‘women’s voice’ at work. Extensive public sector litigation over equal pay highlights how the law can ... More


Sītā: Enduring Example for Women

Heidi R. Pauwels

in The Oxford History of Hinduism: The Goddess

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198767022
eISBN:
9780191821226
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198767022.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Hinduism, World Religions

The impulse in Hinduism to attribute divinity to women is well demonstrated in the legend of Sītā. Her unconditional devotion to her husband Rāma qualifies her as worthy of devotion, particularly ... More


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