Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 6033
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Fumagalli Beonio-Brocchieri , Mariateresa.
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  • Title: The Feminine Mind in Medieval Mysticism [The author examines the writing of three thirteenth century Italian mystics and finds a commonality: the metaphors and topoi that the women use revolve around love, both amorous and maternal].
  • Source: Creative Women in Medieval and Early Modern Italy: A Religious and Artistic Renaissance.  Edited by E. Ann Matter and John Coakley.  University of Pennsylvania Press, 1994.  Pages 19 - 33.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Angela of Foligno, Mystic Clare of Assisi, Saint- Letters Love- Religious Aspects Mystics Umilta of Faenza, Mystic and Saint Women in Religion
  • Geographic Area: Italy
  • Century: 13
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  • Author's Affiliation: Universit√† degli Studi, Milan
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  • Year of Publication: 1994.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0812232364
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