Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index

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1. Record Number: 4353
Author(s): Paxson, James J.
Title : The Nether-Faced Devil and the Allegory of Parturition [The author argues that the representation of the devil with a face in place of its genitals draws on the allegory of childbirth and thereby demonizes the female sexual body].
Source: Studies in Iconography , 19., ( 1998):  Pages 139 - 176.
Year of Publication: 1998.

2. Record Number: 3396
Author(s): Neff, Amy.
Title : The Pain of "Compassio": Mary's Labor at the Foot of the Cross
Source: Art Bulletin (Full Text via JSTOR) 80, 2 (June 1998): 254-273. Link Info
Year of Publication: 1998.

3. Record Number: 3586
Author(s): McInerney, Maud Burnett.
Title : In the Meydens Womb: Julian of Norwich and the Poetics of Enclosure
Source: Medieval Mothering.   Edited by John Carmi Parsons and Bonnie Wheeler .   Garland Publishing, 1996.  Pages 157 - 182.
Year of Publication: 1996.

4. Record Number: 11225
Title : A Relic, Some Pictures and the Mothers of Florence in the Late Fourteenth Century
Source: Gesta (Full Text via JSTOR) 30, 2 (1991): 91-99. Link Info
Year of Publication: 1991.