Sophia Elisabet Brenner - poet and learned lady in early 18th century Sweden

Project: Research

Layman's description

Sophia Elisabet Brenner (1659-1730), Sweden's first woman poet, was wellknown all over Europé as author of occasional poetry in Swedish, German, Latin, Italian and French. The aim of the project has been to elucidate her poetry and its basis in Caroline Sweden and to put her role as learned woman into a new perspective.
StatusActive
Effective start/end date1996/01/012017/12/31

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