Books reviewed by Rose Rankin at BookBrowse.

Rose Rankin
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Rose Rankin lives and writes outside of Chicago. A historian by training, she primarily reviews non-fiction with an emphasis on women's studies. She recently completed a comparative study of female-authored poetry in Late-Renaissance Italy titled Cautious if Not Chaste: The Poetry of Tullia D'Aragona and Veronica Franco. In addition to freelancing for various publications, she is also a marketing copywriter with experience in technical writing.

Books reviewed by Rose Rankin

In Byron's Wake (01/09/19)
American Prison (09/19/18)
New World, Inc. (05/16/18)
Renoir's Dancer (03/07/18)

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