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Masterless Mistresses

The New Orleans Ursulines and the Development of a New World Society, 1727-1834

by Emily Clark

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Published by The University of North Carolina Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1500 to c 1800,
  • Christian communities & monasticism,
  • Social history,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • Louisiana,
  • United States - Antebellum Era,
  • United States - Colonial Period,
  • United States - State & Local - South,
  • female piety; slavery; Catholic nuns; anti-Catholicism; republicanism; Catholic missionaries; Afro-Catholic; Catholic education; colonial Louisiana; Ursuline convent; colonial religious history; French nuns; Old France; New France; female religiosity; gender and religion; Catholic Counter-Reformation; female monasticism; French Catholicism; female education;,
  • History,
  • United States - Revolutionary War,
  • Women"s Studies - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9317417M
    ISBN 100807831220
    ISBN 109780807831229

    Masterless Mistresses: The New Orleans Ursulines and the Development of a New World Society, By Emily Clark University of North Carolina Press. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Paperback. pages. Dimensions: in. x in. x . Emily Clark is Clement Chambers Benenson Professor in Colonial American History at Tulane University and the author of five books, including Masterless Mistresses: The New Orleans Ursulines and the Development of a New World Society, – and The Strange History of the American Quadroon: Free Women of Color in the Revolutionary Atlantic World.

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      Masterless Mistresses: The New Orleans Ursulines and the Development of a New World Society, Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, Hachard, Marie-Madeleine. Voices from an Early American Convent: Marie-Madeleine Hachard and the New Orleans Ursulines, Translated and edited by Emily Clark. Join us at the Latter Library for an illustrated talk and booksigning by Emily Clark, author of two new books about the Ursuline nuns and early New Orleans, Masterless Mistresses and Voices From an Early American Convent. Clark's two just released books go beyond the well known stories of New Orleans' Ursuline nuns to reveal their central role in shaping the city between


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About the Author Emily Clark is assistant professor of history at Tulane University. For more information about Emily Clark, visit the Author Page. Masterless Mistresses (Published by the Omohundro Institute of Early American Histo) (Paperback). Masterless Mistresses: The New Orleans Ursulines and the Development of a New World Society, / Edition 1 available in Paperback Read an excerpt of this book Price: $   This book by Tulane University Professor, Emily Clark, about the colonial history of the Ursulines in New Orleans is a wonderfully written tapestry of how only a handful of religious women became part of the complex and fascinating story of the city /5(6).

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In her book Masterless Mistresses, which Craven quotes, Tulane professor Emily Clark credits the Ursuline nuns with improving life for both the wealthy, and the .Download Citation | Masterless Mistresses: The New Orleans Ursulines and the Development of a New World Society, (review) | Ina group of Ursuline nuns arrived in New Orleans.

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