Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 22378
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Librandi , Rita
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  • Title: Dal lessico della "Lettere" di Santa Caterina da Siena: La concretezza della fusione [Catherine of Siena used prophetic language in her letters. Although we lack a critical edition, the vocabulary of the letters can be studied for its use of metaphor. Her emphasis on images of spiritual feeding contrasts vividly with her extreme fasting i
  • Source: Dire l'ineffabile: Caterina da Siena e il linguaggio della mistica.  Edited by Lino Leonardi and Pietro Trifone.  Edizioni del Galluzzo, 2006.  Pages 19 - 40.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Blood, Image of Catherine of Siena, Saint- Letters Food Language Mystics Prophecy Women in Religion
  • Geographic Area: Italy
  • Century: 14
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  • Year of Publication: 2006.
  • Language: Italian
  • ISSN/ISBN: 8884501814
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