Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 10500
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Overing , Gillian R.
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  • Title: The Women of "Beowulf": A Context for Interpretation [operation of desire within the poem and without; female characters as peace- weavers].
  • Source: Beowulf: Basic Readings.  Edited by Peter S. Baker.  Basic Readings in Anglo- Saxon England 1. Garland Publishing, 1995.  Pages 219 - 260.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Beowulf, Old English Epic Hildeburh (Literary Figure) Literature- Verse Modthryth (Literary Figure) Peace WeaversWealhtheow (Literary Figure) Women in Literature
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  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 8-9
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  • Year of Publication: 1995.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0815300980