Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 4164
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Biscoglio , Frances M.
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  • Title: Fragmentation and Reconstruction: Images of the Female Body in "Ancrene Wisse" and the Katherine Group [images of the erotic, the maternal, the ascetic, and of fertility represent the union of the anchoress with Christ].
  • Source: Comitatus 26, ( 1995): Pages 27 - 52. [Contributions are accepted from graduate students and those who have received their doctorates within the last three years]
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Anchoresses Ancrene Wisse, Middle English Devotional Work Body Eucharist, Sacrament Gender Imagery Katherine Group, Middle English Hagiographical Works Literature- Prose Sexuality in Literature Women in Religion
  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 13
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  • Author's Affiliation: Mercy College
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  • Year of Publication: 1995.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00696412
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