Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 10044
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Evergates , Theodore.
  • Contributor(s):
  • Title: Aristocratic Women in the County of Champagne [The author explores three roles of noble women in Champagne: as countesses, as married women, and as nuns].
  • Source: Aristocratic Women in Medieval France.  Edited by Theodore Evergates.  University of Pennsylvania Press, 1999.  Pages 74 - 110.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Blanche of Navarre, Countess of Champagne Champagne, France Countesses Dower Marie, Countess of Champagne Monasticism Noble Women Nuns Politics Power
  • Award Note:
  • Geographic Area: France
  • Century: 12-13
  • Primary Evidence:
  • Illustrations: One genealogical chart. The countesses of Champagne, from Marie of France (1164-87, 1190-98) to Blanche of Artois (1270-84).
  • Table: One map. The county of Champagne with comital castle towns, baronial castles, episcopal cities, and monasteries marked.
  • Abstract:
  • Author's Affiliation: Western Maryland College
  • Conference Info: - , -
  • Year of Publication: 1999.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0812235037