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Artemisia (European Women Writers)

Artemisia (European Women Writers) - Anna Banti, Shirley D'Ardia Caracciolo, Susan Sontag A biography in novel form about Artemisia Gentileschi, the Renaissance painter who survived being put on trial following her rape to work long and productively for many years in Naples and elsewhere. Banti's first draft of this novel was destroyed during the fighting in WWII, so that loss becomes part of the story as her subject alternately haunts and eludes her.