Hrotsvit of Gandersheim, Hroswitha, Hrosvit, Roswitha Date of Birth: Approximately 935 Place of Birth: Saxony Date of Death: Approximately 1000 Place of Death: Gandersheim, between the dioceses of Hildesheim and Mainz
Hrotsvit lived as a canoness at the abbey of Gandersheim where she was a prolific writer and playwright. Little is known about the details of her life aside from a small number of biogr…
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McMillin, Linda A.,
“Hrotsvit of Gandersheim”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 25 April 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23177>