Compelling and yet problematic subject literary speculation; and in responses of different cultures to THE CHALLENGE THE POET DEJEAN challenge the poet presents DeJean vidence of the imposed on female sexuality through the ages She focuses largely though not xclusively on the French tradition where the. .
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Sapphic presence is specially pervasive Tracing re creations of Sappho through translation and fiction from the MID SIXTEENTH CENTURY TO THE PERIOD sixteenth century to the period prior to World War II DeJean shows how these renderings reflect the fantasies and anxieties of ach writer as well as the mentalité of his or her ,