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Chris·tine de Pi·zan

or Chris·tine de Pi·san  (krēs-tēn′ də pē-zäN) c. 1364-c. 1431.
French writer noted for her numerous poems of courtly love, a biography of Charles V of France (1404), and several polemical works in defense of womankind, such as Le Livre de la cité des dames (1405).

Christine de Pisan

(French krɪstin də pizɑ̃)
n
(Biography) ?1364–?1430, French poet and prose writer, born in Venice. Her works include ballads, rondeaux, lays, and a biography of Charles V of France
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E nosso intuito analisar o discurso de Christine de Pisan no contexto historico-cultural em que se viabilizou; e, em funcao da distancia que dele nos separa, incluimos alguns dados biograficos e historicos antes da analise do corpus, de forma a propiciar ao leitor uma apreensao contextualizada da Epistola.
Her survey--spanning Gower's Confessio Amantis, Chaucer's Legend of Good Women and Melibee, to English translations of Christine de Pisan s Epistre Othea --considers the variety of ways in which female characters offered advice and shows how women could be represented in ways which run contrary to antifeminist assumptions.
1) "Early Modern Sapphos" starts in France, where the poet is mentioned by both Christine de Pisan and Mme.
In other words, she practices a form of collecting and reframing that may be aligned in some ways with practices that stretch from Christine de Pisan to the Norton anthologies.
Cristina de Pisan se referia a Carlos V el Sabio, paradigma vital del rey Noble, como artista diestro y sabio (droit artiste, sage artiste), entendido en geometria y disenador de edificios (de geometrie, qui est l'art et science des mesures et des ecquerres, compas et lignes, sanz qui nulle oeuvre n'estfaitte, s'entendoit soufisamment, et bien le mostroit en devisant ses edifices), en fin, verdadero arquitecto (vray architecteur et deviseur certain et prudent ordoneur, lorsque les belles fondacions fist faire en maintes places, notables edifices beaulx et nobles, tant d'eglises comme de chasteaulx et autres bastimens a Paris et ailleurs).
As early as 1838, Raimond Thomassy demonstrated in his Essai sur les ecrits politiques de Christine de Pisan that Christine de Pizan's writings had a political and not simply literary dimension.
Algunas mujeres como Collette, Olimpe de Gouges, Christine de Pisan, Leonore de Aquitania y algunos hombres como Balzac, la Rochefoucault, Rimbaud, Michel Ney, Mariscal de Francia, no agotan la lista pero dan una idea de sus posturas ante la vida.
A traves de los siglos solo nos llegan algunas noticias de mujeres que se destacaron por su trabajo cultural, como las "trobairitz" o trovadoras provenzales del siglo XII y XII, como Beatriz de Dia, o de escritoras como Cristina de Pisan.
Ambas tenian "una gran alegria por aprender sobre estas mujeres, sus cuitas, los obstaculos contra los que se enfrentaron, como lograron trascender el tiempo"; algunas de ellas, como Christine de Pisan (1364-1431), Renee Vivien (1877-1909) y Alice Rahon (1904-1987) se incluyen por primera vez en una antologia traducida al espanol.
Among her specific topics are Aquinas on public and private violence, Christian de Pisan representing the lay tradition, Marlow and all, just war in contemporary tracts and manuals, Shakespeare on beginnings and declarations of war and honor and cowardice, the falsification of the cause belli, and God's hand and the empire.
Klanac used excerpts from medieval French poet Christine de Pisan, said to be Europe's first professional writer.