Women In World History Curriculum
Women in World History Curriculum develops classroom materials which brings the exciting new scholarship being developed about women into the classroom. We also give teacher workshops, showcasing the resources and demonstrating ways to introduce women's history into World History courses. See especially WEB Links to Other Resources
Archives for Research on Women and Gender
A large list of links to repositories with primary sources about women's history, arranged geographically.
Historical Text Archives: Women's History
British Columbia Archives, Canada
The government records located here include, documents regarding women and the legal system, women and education, and women and work; non-governmental materials include the personal papers of artist Emily Carr which are in the Parnall Collection. Note: On this web page, "textual records" refers to what American English spe akers think of as "archives and manuscripts."
DIOTIMA: Women in Greek and Roman Antiquity
This web site is intended to serve as an interdisciplinary resource for anyone interested in patterns of gender around the ancient Mediterranean and as a forum for collaboration among instructors who teach courses about women and gender in the ancient world. Diotima includes course materials, the beginnings of a systematic and searchable bibliography (with an emphasis on recent work), and links to many on-line articles, book reviews, databases, and images.
Women’s Life in Greece and Rome
Ancient World Web
This page is a compendium of Internet sites discussing, spot-lighting, or otherwise considering the Ancient World.
Hildegard of Bingen
Information about the 12th century mystic, composer and herbalist. Not a good site for sources, but interesting audio recordings of Hildegard's writings
Primary Source Media
Primary Source Media's electronic titles provide easy access and a context for understanding primary sources -- from the earliest manuscripts and printed books to yesterday's broadcast transcripts and newspapers.
The National Women's History Project
The National Women's History Project was founded in 1980 as a nonprofit educational organization with the overarching goal of promoting gender equity through education about women's diverse lives and accomplishments.
Joan of Arc
This webpage reviews the perspectives of Joan of Arc based on her own testimony, the testimony of those who knew her, and the poets and artists her life inspired.
Texts and Documents: Europe
In the spring of 1995, the History Department and Hanover students launched The Hanover Historical Texts Project, with the goal of scanning and making available texts that would be used in history and humanities courses.
H-WOMEN Archival and Manuscript Collection
Distinguished Women of Past and Present
An index of notable women through history. Distinguished Women of Past and Present offers brief bios of female writers, scientists, politicians, crusaders, artists, entertainers, and others. Visitors can browse alphabetical listings by name or field of ac tivity.
Women's Daily Life in Ancient Greece
Some Classic Texts of the Renaissance
The Edmund Spenser Home Page
darkwing.uoregon.edu/~rbear/ Though dedicated to 16th Century English poet Edmund Spenser, this site contains many links to other contemporaries of his including women writers.
The Corpus of Middle English Prose and Verse
This collection of Middle English texts was assembled from works contributed by University of Michigan faculty and from texts provided by the Oxford Text Archive.
The Renaissance on the Internet
ORB: Materials for Medieval Studies
ORB is an academic site, written and maintained by medieval scholars for the benefit of their fellow instructors and serious students. All articles have been judged by at least two peer reviewers. Authors are held to high standards of accuracy, currency, and relevance to the field of medieval studies.
NetSerf: The Internet connection for medieval resources
Has link to sites on marriage and everyday life .
Medieval and Renaissance Wedding Information
Internet Medieval Sourcebook
The British Monarchy
The Labyrinth: Resources for Medieval Studies
The Labyrinth is a global information network providing free, organized access to electronic resources in medieval studies through a World Wide Web server at Georgetown University.
Women Writers Of The Middle Ages
Good site for primary sources written by women
Index: Scholarship on Women, Sexuality, and Gender
The Medieval Feminist Index covers journal articles, book reviews, and essays in books about women, sexuality, and gender during the Middle Ages.
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Women's History: Yahoo
Long list of women's history sites on the Internet directory Yahoo.