Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 3386
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): McInerney , Maud Burnett.
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  • Title: Like a Virgin: The Problem of Male Virginity in the "Symphonia" [The author argues that Hildegard regarded the virginal as female; for male saints to participate in virginity, they had to be transformed].
  • Source: Hildegard of Bingen: A book of Essays.  Edited by Maud Burnett McInerney.  Garland Publishing, 1998.  Pages 133 - 154.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Chastity Hildegard of Bingen, Abbess of Rupertsberg- Symphonia Male Virginity Rupert, Saint Virginity
  • Geographic Area: Germany
  • Century: 12
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  • Author's Affiliation: Haverford College
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  • Year of Publication: 1998.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0815325886
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