Women in the 16th century

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Virginia Woolf has been recognized as one of the most important and influential feminist writer's in the twentieth century. In her book, A Room of One's Own, she discusses many views on women in the sixteenth century. She says that women have served all these centuries as looking glasses possessing the magic and delicious power of reflecting the figure of man a twice its natural size. Throughout history women have been portrayed in a variety of ways. Such reformers in t... Continue Reading