Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 4391
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  • Title: Rereading Rape in Medieval Literature: Literary, Historical, and Theoretical Reflections [critique of recent feminist readings arguing that they are based on modern sensibilities rather than medieval literary and cultural values; the author suggests that some medieval women enjoyed the fantasy of forced sex].
  • Source: Romanic Review 88, 1 (January 1997): Pages 1 - 26.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Feminist Theory Literature- Verse Rape in Literature Sexuality in Literature
  • Geographic Area: France
  • Century: 12-13
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  • Year of Publication: 1997.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00358118
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