Women Latinists Throughout History

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Alessandra Scala

Angela Nogarola

Anna Maria van Schurman

Anna Memorata

Anna von Pallant

Anna von Utenhove

Bathsua Makin

Beatriz Galindo*

Camille de Morel

Catarina Borghina

Catarina Imperialis

Catherine of Aragon

Cassandra Fedele

Clara Lanzavegia

Costanza Varano

Egeria

Eleanor of Aquitaine

Elena Piscopia

Elizabeth Jane Weston

Elizabeth Koolaart

Elizabeth Tollett

Eucheria

Queen Elizabeth I

Ginevra Nogarola

Ginevra Ragnone

Helena Sibylla Wagenseil

Heloïse

Hildegaard von Bingen

Hrosvita of Gandersheim

Ingeborg of Denmark

Isotta Nogarola

Johanna Otho

Sor Juana Inéz de la Cruz

Katarina Sobotta

Laura Bassi

Laura Cereta

Lorenza Strozzi

Luisa Sigea

Maria Caietana de Agnesi

Maria Cunitz

Martha Marchina

Mary Queen of Scots

Saint Perpetua

Sophia Corbiniana

Olympia Morata

Olympia Frontina Germana

Perpetuaª

Philippa Lazea

Phillis Wheatley*

Proba

Sulpicia

Willetrudis

*None of her Latin has made its way down to us

Unattributed:

Funerary Inscriptions

Pompeiian Graffiti

Vindolanda Fragments

Anonymous Hymns

My translations:

Ginevra Ragnone

Martha Marchina

Olympia Morata

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