Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index

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1. Record Number: 6226
Title : Por coi la pucele pleure: A Misogynistic Quest of the Holy Grail?
Source: Seeing Gender: Perspectives on Medieval Gender and Sexuality. Gender and Medieval Studies Conference, King's College, London, January 4-6, 2002. .  2002.
Year of Publication: 2002.

2. Record Number: 5567
Author(s): Walters, Lori J.
Title : Female Figures in the Illustrated Manuscripts of "Le conte du Graal" and its "Continuations": Ladies, Saints, Spectators, Mediators [the author argues that the authors, illuminators, scribes, and others who contributed to the text displayed differing interpretations of female characters depending in large part whether the story was considered a romance, a hagiography, or a combination of the two].
Source: Bulletin of the John Rylands University Library of Manchester , 81., 3 (Autumn 1999):  Pages 7 - 54.
Year of Publication: 1999.

3. Record Number: 6782
Author(s): Schwartz, Debora B.
Title : A la guise de Gales l'atorna: Maternal Influence in Chretien's "Conte du Graal" [the author argues that Perceval's mother's influence appears throughout the text and is the chief influence in guiding her son toward selfless Christian knighthood; the value of relationships with women is also underlined by Perceval's love for Blancheflor].
Source: Essays in Medieval Studies , 12., ( 1995):  Pages 1 - 8. and 1-2 (notes) [in the electronic version available through Project Muse]. Issue title: Children and the Family in the Middle Ages.
Year of Publication: 1995.

4. Record Number: 8101
Author(s): Ruiz-Domenec, José Enrique.
Title : Genealogie femminili e genealogie maschili nel romanzo cortese [Arthurian romances, particularly those of the Grail, frequently emphasize the maternal line of the hero's descent. Perceval in the work of Chrétien de Troyes is a notable example. Later writers sometimes shifted the genealogical emphasis to the paternal line or sought equilibrium between the two. Ecclesiastical norms reinforced the emphasis on paternal descent. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Quaderni Storici , 2 (agosto 1993):  Pages 311 - 339.
Year of Publication: 1993.

5. Record Number: 9128
Author(s): Sargent-Baur, Barbara N.
Title : Love in Theory and Practice in the "Conte du Graal" [The author briefly surveys Perceval's encounters with women, the instructions he receives from others, and the examples of relationships that he sees. While his mother and hermit uncle emphasize the service that he owes to young women, at court he sees w
Source: Arthurian Yearbook , 2., ( 1992):  Pages 179 - 189.
Year of Publication: 1992.

6. Record Number: 11080
Author(s): Brodman, Marian Masiuk.
Title : The "Livre de Caradoc"'s Chastity Test [The author examines the themes of chastity in le "Livre de Caradoc," and argues that, according to the text, feminine weakness requires masculine correction, protection, and guidance morally as well as physically. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Neuphilologische Mitteilungen , 92., 4 ( 1991):  Pages 471 - 484.
Year of Publication: 1991.