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Category Archives: Aphra Behn

Aphra Behn, Closet Abolitionist?

Posted by: Leah Avitabile “Love ceases to be a pleasure when it ceases to be a secret” – Aphra Behn Little is known of Behn besides her writing. Fortunately, her … Continue reading

November 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Inspiration and Legend of Aphra Behn

You may have never heard of her, but the career of Aphra Behn was a turning point in the history of female authors. Although there were many female poets before … Continue reading

December 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Aphra Behn: Spy, Prisoner, Writer . . . Pioneer of Feminism.

“… faith, Sir, we are here to Day, and gone to Morrow.” — Aphra Behn, The Lucky Chance Behn’s Literary Impact In her time, Aphra Behn was mysterious and unique. … Continue reading

September 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

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