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Author: Renooz-Muro, Céline
|Year of birth:||1840|
|Year of death:||1928|
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Friend of Kruseman, Wilhelmina J.P.R.
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|Elements of bibliography:||cf. - James Smith Allen, Poignant relations. Three modern French women. Baltimore, 2000: In this book, James Smith Allen analyzes the works of three nineteenth and early twentieth-century French women writers to address larger issues of feminism, literary production, and modernity. Although the three figures—Marie-Sophie Leroyer de Chantepie (1800–1888), Geneviève Bréton-Vaudoyer (1849–1918), and Céline Renooz-Muro (1840–1928)—are little known today, Allen maintains that they represent an important gesture of feminism; that is, they wrote to construct meaningful lives that included agency, independence, and a critique of social and cultural constraints on women. None of these women identified herself as a feminist, but, according to Allen, they articulated "traces of feminist consciousness" in their discursive renderings of subjects vitally important to them: namely, marital, familial, sexual, and religious or scientific relationships. (rev.art. in Ameican Hist. Review oct. 2005).|
Suzan van Dijk
(update on 12 December 2009)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 01 February 2010)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 04 March 2011)
Works written by this author
|1||La paix glorieuse, nécessité de l'intervention féminine pour assurer la paix future (1917)|
|2||Revue scientifique des femmes (1888)|