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Author: Schurman, Anna Maria van

Spouse/other names:
Year of birth:1607
Year of death:1678
About her personal situation:standardizingjdgjan14 Standardizing Origin • Place of birth : Cologne • Place(s) of residence : Utrecht | Franeker | Lexmond | Cologne • Place of death: Wieuwerd National identity • Nationality : Dutch • First languages : Dutch Marital status : - Single Number of children : 0 Social class : - Not yet checked Education: - Educated at home - University education Religion [/ideology]: - Protestant

Languages:Dutch - Latin - French
Relations to other authors:
Friend of Moulin, Marie du
Friend of Rohan, Anne de
Friend of Nevius, Sara
Friend of Moore, Lady Dorothy

About her professional situation:standardizingjdgjan14 Standardizing Authorial attribution: - Not yet checked Profession(s) and other activities : - Embroiderer [and other “travaux de dames »] - Poet - Philosopher - Scholar Languages in which she wrote : - French - Latin - Ancient Greek - Hebrew Collaboration/connections with male authors : - Jacob Cats Financial aspects of this woman’s career: - Not yet checked Memberships - Not yet checked
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - Romein, Vrouwenspiegel 1935, 5 - Ter Laan 1941, - Van Bork & Verkruijsse 1985 - see link DBNL - Lauwerkrans 1997, p. 13, 37, 38, 51, 59, 60, 65, 91, 92, 150, 171, 201, 208-212, 227, 265, 289, 290, 325, 437, 509, 565, 608, 640. - Stouten/Goedegebuure/Van Oostrom 1999, 299. - Van Bunge e.a., Dictionary of 17th- and 18th-century Dutch philosophers, 2003 online-portrait in DVN
Websites: Women
Lemma [WITH PORTRAIT] in Dig. Vrouwenlexikon Nederland

Editors: Johanneke Straasheijm (update on 12 December 2009)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 07 November 2010)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 10 April 2011)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 06 January 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 03 May 2013)
Janouk de Groot (update on 20 January 2014)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 14 February 2015)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 22 June 2016)

Works written by this author

E 1 *Anna Maria van Schurman, the author ()
E 2 *Lettres (1700)
E 3 *Poèmes en français (1650)
E 4 *Question célèbre (1646)
E 5 Dissertatio de ingenii muliebris ad doctrinam & meliores litteras aptitudine (1641)
E 6 Dissertatio num feminae christianae conveniat studium litterarum? (1648)

Authors read by this author

Xreception 1 Gournay, Marie le Jars de   -   De l'Egalité des hommes et des femmes
Xreception 2 Gournay, Marie le Jars de   -   De l'Egalité des hommes et des femmes
Xreception 3 Makin, Bathsua Reginald   -   Musea Virginea
Xreception 4 Marinella, Lucrezia   -   Le nobiltà et eccellenze delle donne e i diffetti e mancamenti de gli huomini
Xreception 5 Thott, Birgitte   -   Seneca s Skriffter