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1. Record Number: 6208
Author(s): Currey, Kate.
Title : Re-presenting Joan of Arc: The Embodiment of Female Identity in Late- Medieval Literature
Source: Seeing Gender: Perspectives on Medieval Gender and Sexuality. Gender and Medieval Studies Conference, King's College, London, January 4-6, 2002. .  2002.
Year of Publication: 2002.

2. Record Number: 4762
Author(s): Snipes-Hoyt, Carolyn.
Title : Jeanne d'Arc Visits Paris in 1912: "Dramatis personae" and Personification [the author argues that the novelist Comtesse d'Houdetot embodies the values of a hierarchical system in her novel about Joan of Arc; at the same time she suggests in the subtext that women can move beyond the limits imposed by turn-of-the-century bourgeois society].
Source: French Review , 73., 6 (May 2000):  Pages 1141 - 1154.
Year of Publication: 2000.

3. Record Number: 7822
Title : Seeing Double: Reflections In (and On) the Mirrors of Joan of Arc [The author reflects on her experiences teaching a course on Joan of Arc in the English Department. She and her students read a wide variety of medieval and modern texts. They were particularly struck by the personal, sometimes autobiographical elements, which the author included. Astell concludes by giving examples drawn from the course readings including texts by Jules Michelet, Mark Twain, Christine de Pizan, Lillian Hellman, and Vita Sackville-West. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Teaching: SMART , 7., 2 (Fall 1999):  Pages 5 - 15.
Year of Publication: 1999.

4. Record Number: 2715
Author(s): McWebb, Christine.
Title : La Mythologie révisionniste chez Christine de Pizan [analysis of the mythological types (women warriors, sibyls, and virgins) that Christine in the "Cité des Dames" refashions from Boccaccio and in the "Ditié" creates out of her own "auctoritas"].
Source: Women in French Studies , 4., ( 1996):  Pages 27 - 39.
Year of Publication: 1996.