Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 18013
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Finlay , Alison.
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  • Title: Níð, Adultery and Feud in "Bjarnar Saga Hítdoelakappa" [The author examines the treatment of adultery and feud in Bjarnar Saga, paying particular attention to „nio,‰ a multivalent term which refers to verbal, sexualized violence, and which takes on symbolic power in the Saga. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Saga Book 23, 3 ( 1991): Pages 158 - 178.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Adultery Bjarnar Saga Hitdoelakappa, Icelandic Saga Feuds Literature- Prose Sagas Sexuality
  • Geographic Area: Scandinavia
  • Century: 13
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  • Year of Publication: 1991.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 03059219
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