Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index

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1. Record Number: 869
Author(s): Raybin, David.
Title : The Death of a Silent Woman: Voice and Power in Chaucer's Manciple's Tale [Phebus's wife is compared to the crow; both are unnaturally caged and seek their freedom].
Source: JEGP: Journal of English and Germanic Philology , 95., 1 (Jan. 1996):  Pages 19 - 37.
Year of Publication: 1996.

2. Record Number: 9517
Author(s): Cox, Catherine S.
Title : The Jangler's "Bourde": Gender, Renunciation, and Chaucer's Manciple [The author argues that the Manciple speaks in his mother's voice to emphasize anti-feminist themes. The kinds of indirect language used by the Manciple fit in with the "Parson's Tale" and the "Retractions," suggesting a resistant reading of Chaucer's reaction to orthodox theology. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: South Atlantic Review (Full Text via JSTOR) 61, 4 (Fall 1996): 1-21. Link Info
Year of Publication: 1996.