The Gendering of Privacy

March 2001
Seventeenth Century;Spring2001, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p37
Academic Journal
Discusses gender differences in privacy through analyses of several texts and works of visual art created by men in the 17th century. Diaries of Lady Anne Clifford and Sir Henry Slingsby; Autobiographical narrations by Lucy Hutchison and Sir Simonds D'Ewes; Poems by Henry Vaughan and a poet named Eliza; Conclusions.


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