Feminist Writing

Entertainment / Literature / Feminist Writing: Writing concerned with the unique experience of being a woman or alternatively writing designed to challenge existing preconceptions of gender. Examples of feminist writings include Christine de Pisan's medieval work, The City of Ladies, Aemilia Lanyer's Renaissance treatise, Salve Deus, Rex Judaeorum (which presented the then-shocking idea that Adam was just as much to blame for the fall of man as Eve was in the Genesis account), Mary Wollstonecraft's Vindication, and Susan B. Anthony's nineteenth-century essays (which presented the equally shocking idea that women in America and Canada should have the right to vote).

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Writing Verb Synonyms: handwriting, longhand, penmanship, script, calligraphy or chirography, scribble
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Underwriting Impairments

Health / Health Insurance / Underwriting Impairments: Factors that tend to increase an individual's risk above that which is normal for his or her age. MORE

Underwriting Income

Business / Finance / Underwriting Income: The portion of the gross underwriting spread that compensates the securities firms that underwrite a public offering for their services. MORE

Underwriting Fee

Business / Finance / Underwriting Fee: The contract between a corporation issuing new publicly offered securities and the managing underwriter as agent for the underwriting group. Compare to agreement among underwriters. MORE

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