Austrian lives

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(2012)
  • Publisher: Innsbruck Univ. Press
  • Subject: östereich | HBJ | Historische Persönlichkeit | B | Biografik | contemporary austrian studies | HBJD | Berühmte Persönlichkeit | austria, biographies | HB | austria

Writing biographies for a long time had been a male hegemonic project. Ever since Plutarch and Sueton composed their vitae of the greats of classical antiquity, to the medieval obsession with the hagiographies of holy men (and a few women) and saints, Vasari's lives of ... View more
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