Paper of interest

Hi Everyone, At the SCSC in St. Louis, I will be giving a paper that might be of interest to scholars of early modern women and gender: “The Materiality of Last Will” in the panel The Materiality of Writing: Social Norms and Performative Text in Premodern Towns, # 46, Mill Studio 5, 8:30-10:00. The paper considers last wills of seventeenth century Tuscan women as performative acts to understand women’s legal literacy and how they used it. Best, Giovanna Giovanna Benadusi Professor of History University of South Florida 4202 East Fowler Avenue, SOC 260 Tampa, FL 33620-8100 (813) 974 2807 office…
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