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Conference on Gender and Institutions

Martha Howell, Columbia University

Martha Howell, Columbia University

Jean Howard, Columbia University

Phyllis Rackin, University of Pennsylvania

Monday, April 28, 1997Saturday, May 3, 1997
Center for Renaissance Studies Programs
Medieval Studies Program
Early Modern Studies Program

The Family, Property, and the State


Part of “Teaching Gender in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance,” a series of lectures open to the public, and related workshops open by application to faculty from the Center for Renaissance Studies consortium.


Marriage Stakes in urban Cultures of the Late Medieval North, 1250-1500

Martha Howell, Columbia University


Bridewell, Bedlan, and the Stage: State Violence and Gender Ideology in English Renaissance Drama

Jean Howard, Columbia University


“Male and Female Created He Them”: Shakespearean Reconstructions of Gender

Phyllis Rackin, University of Pennsylvania


See these related programs:


Gender and Literacy

Gender and Religion

Gender, the Economy, and the Law

Gender, Race, and Ethnicity

Genders and Sexualities


Learn more about Center for Renaissance Studies Programs.