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Behn

Aphra . 1640--89, English dramatist and novelist, best known for her play The Rover (1678) and her novel Oroonoko (1688)
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(lines 11-20) Behn deliberately bifurcates Creech's audience, placing strength, masculinity, and might on one side of the ledger, and "Womanish Tenderness" and "Fire" on the other--a model clearly based on heterosexual norms of complementarity and opposition.
Reading Behn's satires helps us understand the complex nature of eighteenth-century satire, for her works highlight the areas where the genre is under pressure, needing to change.
The Hindu reported on its website on Sunday night that the ICG ship Meera Behn, had noticed a Pakistani fishing boat in Indian waters while patrolling close to the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL).
(2) Later, in the Restoration period, "El curioso impertinente" was adapted in, for example, Aphra Behn's The Amorous Prince; or, The Curious Husband (1671) and John Crowne's The Married Beau; or, The Curious Impertinent (1694), as the subtitles of both pieces indicate.
Alissa Behn, a Gurnee resident and longtime Great America patron, was among the first Tuesday to experience the Hangover and gave it high marks.
"REITs are the hottest products in Saudi Arabia right now, and many delegates will be keen to gain insights into the best approach to investing in them," remarked Victoria Behn, Euromoney Conference's Head of Middle East and Africa.
Danish-Norwegian writer Ari Behn, formerly married to Princess MAaAaAeAnrt Louise, told the Norwegian radio station, P4, that he was harassed by Spacey during the Nobel Peace Prize concert in Oslo 10 years ago.
According to Contactmusic.com, a Norwegian royal named Ari Behn has alleged he was fondled by the Hollywood actor during an event in Oslo ten years ago, after Spacey had just finished hosting a Nobel Peace Prize bash.
Similarly sorely missed is our barkada buddy, Behn Cervantes, whom we make it a point to talk and 'gossip' about with our and Behn's gangmates, like Au Cobarrubias, Lollie Mara, Lorna Kapunan, Norma Japitana and other 'grateful for having known him' friends.
Victoria Behn, director of the Middle East and Africa at the Euromoney Conference, said that the conference is delighted to be working with the government of Egypt on an agenda that gives a comprehensive and compelling overview of Egypt's finance and investment outlook.
Her study concerns Behn, Manley, Congreve, and Fielding, but her insight is pertinent to Sterne, Mackenzie, Burney, and Scott (at the bare minimum) as well.
THIS dazzling production of Aphra Behn's 17th century masterpiece created an electrifying, smoky, Mardi Gras atmosphere, where indolent men and women promenaded around, guitars whispered gently in the shadows, handsome men smoked cigarillos, murmuring meanwhile to even more sumptuously beautiful masked women hints of intrigue both sexual and social.