Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 4439
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  • Title: Women and the Writing of History in the Early Middle Ages: the Case of Abbess Matilda of Essen and Aethelweard [The author discusses Matilda of Essen's role as a preserver of history generally, and in the production of the Latin version of the "Anglo-Saxon Chronicle," specifically. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Early Medieval Europe 1, 1 ( 1992): Pages 53 - 68.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Æthelweard, Chronicler Anglo- Saxon Chronicle Essen, Nordrhein- Westfalen, Germany- Monastery for Women Historiography Latin Literature Learning and Scholarship Matilda, Abbess of Essen Patronage, Literary
  • Geographic Area: Germany
  • Century: 10
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  • Table: One table. Table One The genealogy of Matilda of Essen.
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  • Year of Publication: 1992.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 09639462
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