Sappho’s Daughters: Literary Multilingualism and Female Authorship in the European Enlightenment

Sapphos Töchter. Literarische Mehrsprachigkeit und weibliche Autorschaft in der europäischen Aufklärung

Presentation of the habilitation project on June 23 online via zoom, 2-4 p.m. c.t.

In the course of the colloquium on “Enlightenment in Eastern and Western Europe” by Prof. dr Julia Herzberg (LMU Munich) and Prof. dr Isabelle Deflers (UniBW Munich) I will present my habilitation project on Sappho’s daughters on June 23, 2022. Literary multilingualism and female authorship in the European Enlightenment . To this end, I am concentrating primarily on the multilingual writing methods of the Portuguese author Leonor de Almeida, which include exophonic letters and poems. Interested listeners are welcome!


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