Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 9478
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Barratt , Alexandra.
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  • Title: Undutiful Daughters and Metaphorical Mothers Among the Beguines [the author examines the family relationships and the mothering that beguines did as adults; women discussed include Margaret of Ieper, Lutgard of Aywieres, Marie d'Oignies, Juliana of Mont-Cornillon, Christina the Astonishing, and Elizabeth of Spalbeek; the author provides in an appendix a short life of Marian Baouardy, a nineteenth century carmelite saint, whose spirituality was marked by the paranormal].
  • Source: New Trends in Feminine Spirituality: The Holy Women of Liège and Their Impact.  Edited by Juliette Dor, Lesley Johnson, and Jocelyn Wogan-BrowneMedieval Women: Texts and Contexts, 2.  Brepols, 1999.  Pages 81 - 104.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Beguines Hagiography Mother, Image of Mothers Thomas of Cantimpré, Scientist Women in Religion
  • Geographic Area: Low Countries
  • Century: 13
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Waikato
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  • Year of Publication: 1999.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 2503507689
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