Author Biography

Courtney Beggs is a Visiting Lecturer of English at Bridgewater State University. She specializes in Restoration and 18th-century British literature and culture, and her most recent work traces the connections between gender, space, and writing in the life and legacy of Hortense Mancini, Duchess Mazarin.


libertinism, sensibility, Aphra Behn, Catherine Trotter, Delariviere Manley, Amazons, Roxana, Lucretius