Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


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1. Record Number: 27644
Author(s): Stone, John,
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Title : The Coronation of the Queen [In this entry for 1464, John Stone, monk of the Cathedral Priory of Christ Church, Canterbury, records that Elizabeth Woodville, wife of King Edward IV, was crowned queen at Westminster Abbey. See other brief entries about Queen Elizabeth on pages 113 and 114 concerning pilgrimages she made to Canterbury. Title note supplied by Feminae.]
Source: John Stone’s Chronicle: Christ Church Priory, Canterbury, 1417-1472.   Edited by Meriel Connor TEAMS Documents of Practice Series .   Medieval Institute Publications, 2010.  Pages 112 - 112.
Year of Publication: 2010.

2. Record Number: 28317
Author(s): Stone, John,
Contributor(s): Connor, Meriel, translator
Title : The Coronation of the Queen [In this entry for 1464, John Stone, monk of the Cathedral Priory of Christ Church, Canterbury, records that Elizabeth Woodville, wife of King Edward IV, was crowned queen at Westminster Abbey. See other brief entries about Queen Elizabeth on pages 113 and 114 concerning pilgrimages she made to Canterbury. Title note supplied by Feminae.]
Source: John Stone’s Chronicle: Christ Church Priory, Canterbury, 1417-1472.   Edited by Meriel Connor TEAMS Documents of Practice Series .   Medieval Institute Publications, 2010.  Pages 112 - 112.
Year of Publication: 2010.

3. Record Number: 17111
Author(s): Chibnall, Marjorie
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Title : The Empress Matilda as a Subject for Biography [The author explores contemporary sources for the life of Empress Matilda, daughter of King Henry I and heir to the throne of England. Chibnall focuses on the events following Henry's death. E. van Houts has suggested that the queen's pregancy caused her to delay her trip to England, but Chibnall argues that Matilda did take action immediately by travelling to Normandy and knew the importance of coronation. Title note supplied by Feminae.]
Source: Writing Medieval Biography, 750-1250: Essays in Honour of Professor Frank Barlow.   Edited by David Bates, Julia Crick, and Sarah Hamilton .   Boydell Press, 2006.  Pages 185 - 194.
Year of Publication: 2006.

4. Record Number: 14259
Author(s): Callahan, Daniel F.
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Title : Eleanor of Aquitaine, the Coronation Rite of the Duke of Aquitaine and the Cult of Saint Martial of Limoges [The author explores the connections between the Plantagents and the churchmen in Limoges who promoted the cults of Saint Martial and Valerie. The churchmen worked to become the coronation site for the dukes of Aquitaine. It is likely that Eleanor as well
Source: The World of Eleanor of Aquitaine: Literature and Society in Southern France between the Eleventh and Thirteenth Centuries.   Edited by Marcus Bull and Catherine Léglu .   Boydell Press, 2005.  Pages 29 - 36.
Year of Publication: 2005.

5. Record Number: 10903
Author(s): Schowalter, Kathleen S.
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Title : The Ingeborg Psalter: Queenship, Legitimacy, and the Appropriation of Byzantine Art in the West [Ingeberg of Denmark married Philippe Auguste, but he repudiated her the following day. She insisted on her legitimacy for twenty years before being restored. Schowalter argues that her psalter models itself on the one belonging to Queen Melisande and that changes in the iconography were made deliberately to emphasize Ingeborg's queenship including representations of anointing and coronation. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Capetian Women.   Edited by Kathleen Nolan .   Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.  Pages 99 - 135.
Year of Publication: 2003.

6. Record Number: 12667
Author(s): Lord, Carla.
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Title : Queen Isabella at the Court of France [Isabelle of France arrived in Paris in 1325 to improve relations between her husband, Edward II, and her brother, Charles IV. While in Paris, she was treated with honor, but her husband withdrew financial support - perhaps under the influence of Hugh Despenser. Isabelle was an honored guest at the coronation of Jeanne d'Evreux, but she had worn out her welcome by the time she left for Hainault, the first step toward her return to England with armed support. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Fourteenth Century England , 2., ( 2002):  Pages 45 - 52.
Year of Publication: 2002.

7. Record Number: 5024
Author(s): Sweeney, James Ross
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Title : The Tricky Queen and Her Clever Lady-in-Waiting: Stealing the Crown to Secure Succession, Visegrad 1440 [Elizabeth of Luxemburg sent her loyal attendant, Helene Kottanner, to steal the Hungarian crown so that her soon-to-be-born baby (if it were a boy) could be made king rather than the interloper king of Poland].
Source: East Central Europe , 1., ( 1998):  Pages 87 - 100. Issue title: Women and Power in East Central Europe - Medieval and Modern. Edited by Marianne Sághy.
Year of Publication: 1998.

8. Record Number: 2897
Author(s): Nelson, Janet L.
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Title : Early Medieval Rites of Queen-Making and the Shaping of Medieval Queenship [discusses various consecrations including Judith, wife of King AEthelwulf; also discusses and lists in an appendix various "ordines" used in the ceremonies].
Source: Queens and Queenship in Medieval Europe: Proceedings of a Conference Held at King's College London, April 1995.   Edited by Anne J. Duggan .   Boydell Press, 1997. East Central Europe , 1., ( 1998):  Pages 301 - 315. Reprinted in Rulers and Ruling Families in Early Medieval Europe: Alfred, Charles the Bald, and Others. By Janet L. Nelson. Ashgate Variorum, 1999. Article 15.
Year of Publication: 1997.

9. Record Number: 2251
Author(s): Smith, Julie Ann.
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Title : The Earliest Queen-Making Rites [analysis of the liturgies that consecrated Judith (in 856) and her mother Ermentrude (in 866) as queens].
Source: Church History (Full Text via JSTOR) 66, 1 (March 1997): 18-35. Link Info
Year of Publication: 1997.

10. Record Number: 446
Author(s): McCartney, Elizabeth.
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Title : Ceremonies and Privileges of Office: Queenship in Late Medieval France [Anne of Brittany's coronations and powers].
Source: Power of the Weak: Studies on Medieval Women. A selection of a papers presented at the annual conference of the Centre for Medieval Studies, University of Toronto, Feb. 1990.   Edited by Jennifer Carpenter and Sally- Beth MacLean .   University of Illinois Press, 1995.  Pages 178 - 219.
Year of Publication: 1995.

11. Record Number: 11430
Author(s): Parson, John Carmi.
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Title : Ritual and Symbol in the English Medieval Queenship to 1500 [The author argues that queens were excluded from their husbands' public authority but used rituals to establish power informally through such means as coronation, marriage, intercession with the king, and the birth of royal heirs. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Women and Sovereignty.   Edited by Louise Olga Fradenburg. Cosmos: The Yearbook of the Traditional Cosmology Society, volume 7 Cosmos: The Yearbook of the Traditional Cosmology Society, 7.   Edinburgh University Press, 1992.  Pages 60 - 77.
Year of Publication: 1992.

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Title : Ivory Plaque with Christ Crowning Emperor Otto II and Empress Theophano
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13. Record Number: 31687
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Title : The Crowning of Heinrich II and Kunigunde, from the Pericopes of Henry II
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14. Record Number: 31730
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Title : Coronation of Edith of Wessex, from the Life of St. Edward the Confessor
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15. Record Number: 31992
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Title : Coronation of Baldwin III of Jerusalem by his mother, Melisende of Jerusalem
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16. Record Number: 35863
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Title : Enthronement of Jeanne de Bourbon and Charles V of France
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