Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 5688
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Jochens , Jenny.
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  • Title: Triangularity in the Pagan North: The Case Of Bjorn Arngeirsson and Thórthr Kolbeinsson [The author argues that Bjorn and Thórthr care less for the woman Oddny than for their rivalry beginning with Thórthr's homoerotic attraction to the young Bjorn].
  • Source: Conflicted Identities and Multiple Masculinities: Men in the Medieval West.  Edited by Jacqueline Murray.  Garland Medieval Casebooks, volume 25. Garland Reference Library of the Humanities, volume 2078. Garland Publishing, 1999.  Pages 111 - 134.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Bjarnar Saga Hitdoelakappa, Icelandic Saga Bjorn Arngeirsson (Literary Figure) Homosexuality in Literature Iceland Insults in Literature Literature- Prose Literature- Verse Sagas Sexuality in Literature Thórthr Kolbeinsson (Literary Figure)
  • Geographic Area: Scandinavia
  • Century: 13
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  • Author's Affiliation: Towson University [Emerita]
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  • Year of Publication: 1999.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0815330308
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