Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 5676
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Jochens , Jenny.
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  • Title: The Illicit Love Visit: An Archaeology of Old Norse Sexuality [The author studies the topos of the illicit love visit in Icelandic family sagas in order to elucidate the impact of Christianity upon Scandinavian notions of female sexuality. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Journal of the History of Sexuality 1, 3 ( 1991): Pages 357 - 392.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Iceland Literature Love in Literature Rape Sagas Sexuality Women in Literature
  • Geographic Area: Scandinavia
  • Century: 13
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  • Author's Affiliation: Towson State University
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  • Year of Publication: 1991.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 10434070
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