Author: Biljana Dojčinović
University of Belgrade
Translated from Serbian by Vyara Naydenova

Abstract: This paper studies the history of literature written by women in Serbian. First, it outlines the sources for creating such a history, after which it suggests possible pioneers in chronological order. The second part of the paper comments on two monograph books: one written in English and the other – a translation from Polish into Serbian. The last part of the paper presents the project  “Knizhenstvo”, theorija i istorija zhenske knizhevnosti na srpskom jeziku do 1915 godine (Књиженство, теорија и историја женске књижевности на српском језику до 1915. године) in which historical studies are transferred into the field of digital humanities.

Key words: Serbian literature, history of literature, “knizhenstvo”, female authors, digital humanities

Published in: Slavyanski dialozi, 2015, 16