Ow does Louise Labe expresses specifically feminine desire and longing in her poetry?
I need references ( bibliography at the end) and quotations captured as footnotes in the essay.
A brief note about the poet would be helpful to introduce the subject.
Louise Labe Sonnet II, V, VII,VIII,XII, XIV, XVIII, XXIII, XVIII English translations ( Peter Shartatt and G.D. MArtin, Edinburgh University Press 1973
Deborah Lesko Baker, The Subject of Desire: Petrarchan Poetics and the Female Voice in Louise Labe ( West Lafayette, Ind, Purude University Press, 1996)
M.J. Baker, The Sonnets of Louise Labe: A reappraisal, Neophilologus, 60(1976)2-30
L.E. Harvey, The Asthetics of the Renaissance Love Sonet: An essey on the Art of the Sonnet in the Poetry of Louise Labe, Travaux dHumanisme et Renaissance ( Ganave, Droz 1962)
Ann Rosalind Jones, The currency of Eros: Womens Love Lyric in Europe 1540-1620 ( Bloomington, Indiana University Press, 1990)
Lance K. Donaldson-Evans, Loves Fatal Glance: A study of Eye Imagery in the Poets of the Ecole Lyonnaise, Romance Manorgaphs, 39( Mississippi, university, 1980)