• Hugh M. Richmond deposited Proto-Feminism: Seductions in Shakespeare and Milton in the group Group logo of LLC ShakespeareLLC Shakespeare on MLA Commons 5 years, 10 months ago

    One of the most familiar literary topics is the seduction scene. Both Shakespeare and Milton enhance this tradition by shifting the motives offered by the seducer to ones fitting increasingly autonomous and ambitious women, foreshadowing many of the concerns of modern feminism.