Valencia: Universitat de València, (Història, 181), 2017. First Edition. Paperback. 214p., bibl., wrps. new. Item #70407
"Enfermar y curar: historias cotidianas de cuerpos e identidades femeninas en la Nueva España" is a collection of stories that explore the most intimate aspects of a women's daily life in New Spain, and examine the relationships between women and healers at the time. The work also peers into the female experience of love and heartbreak, sickness and healing, and motherhood and desire, aiming to show the complexity and diversity of the construction and experience of femininity as a whole.