Lieutenant Nun

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  • Author : Catalina De Erauso
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Pages : 128 pages
  • ISBN : 0807095664
  • Rating : 3/5 from 2 reviews
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Download or Read online Lieutenant Nun full in PDF, ePub and kindle. this book written by Catalina De Erauso and published by Beacon Press which was released on 07 February 2011 with total page 128 pages. We cannot guarantee that Lieutenant Nun book is available in the library, click Get Book button and read full online book in your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile whenever and wherever You Like. One of the earliest known autobiographies by a woman, this is the extraordinary tale of Catalina de Erauso, who in 1599 escaped from a Basque convent dressed as a man and went on to live one of the most wildly fantastic lives of any woman in history. A soldier in the Spanish army, she traveled to Peru and Chile, became a gambler, and even mistakenly killed her own brother in a duel. During her lifetime she emerged as the adored folkloric hero of the Spanish-speaking world. This delightful translation of Catalina's own work introduces a new audience to her audacious escapades.

Lieutenant Nun

Lieutenant Nun
  • Author : Catalina De Erauso
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Release : 07 February 2011
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One of the earliest known autobiographies by a woman, this is the extraordinary tale of Catalina de Erauso, who in 1599 escaped from a Basque convent dressed as a man and went on to live one of the most wildly fantastic lives of any woman in history. A soldier in the Spanish army, she traveled to Peru and Chile, became a gambler, and even mistakenly killed her own brother in a duel. During her lifetime she emerged as the adored folkloric

The Lieutenant Nun

The Lieutenant Nun
  • Author : Sherry Velasco
  • Publisher : University of Texas Press
  • Release : 03 December 2009
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Catalina de Erauso (1592-1650) was a Basque noblewoman who, just before taking final vows to become a nun, escaped from the convent at San Sebastián, dressed as a man, and, in her own words, "went hither and thither, embarked, went into port, took to roving, slew, wounded, embezzled, and roamed about." Her long service fighting for the Spanish empire in Peru and Chile won her a soldier's pension and a papal dispensation to continue dressing in men's clothing. This

The Life of Catalina de Erauso the Lieutenant Nun

The Life of Catalina de Erauso  the Lieutenant Nun
  • Author : Sonia Pérez-Villanueva
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 14 January 2014
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This book examines Vida y sucesos de la Monja Alférez as a form of autobiography through a comparative study with early-modern secular life narratives. Two questions are addressed. How is Vida y sucesos similar to or different from picaresque novels, chronicles of the New World and soldiers’ narratives? How are the similarities and differences between Vida y sucesos and these forms of writing related to theoretical parameters for an autobiography? This book argues that Vida y sucesos should be

Catalina de Erauso

Catalina de Erauso
  • Author : Heidi Zogbaum
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 24 September 2021
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Catalina de Erauso, known as the Lieutenant Nun, is one of the most colourful figures in the conquest of the Americas. A novice in a nunnery, she escaped and dressed as a boy. She then embarked on a chequered career in Peru as a soldier. Zogbaum follows the path of this exceptional woman and the historical circumstances which allowed such capers.

The Life of Catalina de Erauso the Lieutenant Nun

The Life of Catalina de Erauso  the Lieutenant Nun
  • Author : Sonia Pérez-Villanueva
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 24 September 2021
GET THIS BOOK The Life of Catalina de Erauso the Lieutenant Nun

This book examines Vida y sucesos de la Monja Alférez as a form of autobiography through a comparative study with early-modern secular life narratives. Two questions are addressed. How is Vida y sucesos similar to or different from picaresque novels, chronicles of the New World and soldiers' narratives? How are the similarities and differences between Vida y sucesos and these forms of writing related to theoretical parameters for an autobiography? This book argues that Vida y sucesos should be

Edinburgh Companion to Atlantic Literary Studies

Edinburgh Companion to Atlantic Literary Studies
  • Author : Leslie Eckel
  • Publisher : Edinburgh University Press
  • Release : 20 September 2016
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New and original collection of scholarly essays examining the literary complexities of the Atlantic world systemThis Companion offers a critical overview of the diverse and dynamic field of Atlantic literary studies, with contributions by distinguished scholars on a series of topics that define the area. The essays focus on literature and culture from first contact to the present, exploring fruitful Atlantic connections across space and time, across national cultures, and embracing literature, culture and society. This research collection proposes that

Untranslatability

Untranslatability
  • Author : Duncan Large,Motoko Akashi,Wanda Józwikowska,Emily Rose
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 27 July 2018
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This volume is the first of its kind to explore the notion of untranslatability from a wide variety of interdisciplinary perspectives and its implications within the broader context of translation studies. Featuring contributions from both leading authorities and emerging scholars in the field, the book looks to go beyond traditional comparisons of target texts and their sources to more rigorously investigate the myriad ways in which the term untranslatability is both conceptualized and applied. The first half of the volume

Un framing the Bad Woman

 Un framing the  Bad Woman
  • Author : Alicia Gaspar de Alba
  • Publisher : University of Texas Press
  • Release : 15 July 2014
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"What the women I write about have in common is that they are all rebels with a cause, and I see myself represented in their mirror," asserts Alicia Gaspar de Alba. Looking back across a career in which she has written novels, poems, and scholarly works about Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, la Malinche, Coyolxauhqui, the murdered women of Juárez, the Salem witches, and Chicana lesbian feminists, Gaspar de Alba realized that what links these historically and

Gale Researcher Guide for Beyond Binaries Gender in the Life and Writings of Catalina Antonio de Erauso

Gale Researcher Guide for  Beyond Binaries  Gender in the Life and Writings of Catalina Antonio de Erauso
  • Author : Eva Mendieta
  • Publisher : Gale, Cengage Learning
  • Release : 24 September 2021
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Gale Researcher Guide for: Beyond Binaries: Gender in the Life and Writings of Catalina/Antonio de Erauso is selected from Gale's academic platform Gale Researcher. These study guides provide peer-reviewed articles that allow students early success in finding scholarly materials and to gain the confidence and vocabulary needed to pursue deeper research.

Explorations on Subjectivity Borders and Demarcation

Explorations on Subjectivity  Borders  and Demarcation
  • Author : Galloppe Raol
  • Publisher : University Press of America
  • Release : 24 September 2021
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With the pressures of globalization, internationalization of production, migration, and the transmission of information, former concepts of identity and cultural configuration are increasingly challenged. In Explorations on Subjectivity, Borders, and Demarcation, editors and contributors Raul A. Galoppe and Richard Weiner examine the shift in subjectivity, borders, and demarcation within Iberian and Latin American studies. This comprehensive volume examines these issues in terms of race, economy, gender,and marginality. By using an interdisciplinary approach that draws from literature, literary theory, and