Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


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1. Record Number: 4208
Author(s): Vinson, Martha.
Contributor(s):
Title : The Life of Theodora and the Rhetoric of the Byzantine Bride Show
Source: Jahrbuch der Österreichischen Byzantinistik , 49., ( 1999):  Pages 31 - 60.
Year of Publication: 1999.

2. Record Number: 4681
Author(s): Sayers, William.
Contributor(s):
Title : L'ancien judéo-français étupé "ayant un prépuce, incirconcis": glose-biblique- et insulte religieuse? [The author analyzes a Jewish-French word, étupé (literally plugged, blocked, in this case uncircumsised) used in Biblical glosses to refer to the non-Jewish, probably indicating disdain].
Source: Zeitschrift für Romanische Philologie , 115., ( 1999):  Pages 234 - 243.
Year of Publication: 1999.

3. Record Number: 5353
Author(s): Vinson, M. P.
Contributor(s):
Title : Sexual Slander in Byzantium [The author examines the uses of sexual slander in politics; often the virginity of the empress was called into question as well as the emperor's choice of wife].
Source: Byzantine Studies Conference. Abstracts of Papers , 25., ( 1999):  Pages 102 - 103.
Year of Publication: 1999.

4. Record Number: 4904
Author(s): Solterer, Helen.
Contributor(s):
Title : Fiction Versus Defamation: The Quarrel over the "Romance of the Rose"
Source: Medieval History Journal , 2., 1 (January-June 1999):  Pages 111 - 141.
Year of Publication: 1999.

5. Record Number: 3653
Author(s): Jochens, Jenny.
Contributor(s):
Title : Triangularity in the Pagan North: The Case Of Bjorn Arngeirsson and Thórthr Kolbeinsson [The author argues that Bjorn and Thórthr care less for the woman Oddny than for their rivalry beginning with Thórthr's homoerotic attraction to the young Bjorn].
Source: Conflicted Identities and Multiple Masculinities: Men in the Medieval West.   Edited by Jacqueline Murray .   Garland Medieval Casebooks, volume 25. Garland Reference Library of the Humanities, volume 2078. Garland Publishing, 1999. Medieval History Journal , 2., 1 (January-June 1999):  Pages 111 - 134.
Year of Publication: 1999.

6. Record Number: 1820
Author(s): Bitterling, Klaus.
Contributor(s):
Title : Margery Kempe, an English "Sterte" in Germany [argues that "Sterte" in the "Book of Margery Kempe," long-thought to be Middle English for "tail," is Low German meaning "vagabond" or "beggar"].
Source: Notes and Queries , 1 (March 1996):  Pages 21 - 22.
Year of Publication: 1996.

7. Record Number: 195
Author(s): Poos, L. R.
Contributor(s):
Title : Sex, Lies, and the Church Courts of Pre-Reformation England [gender in defamation cases].
Source: Journal of Interdisciplinary History (Full Text via JSTOR) 25, 4 (Spring 1995): 585-607. Link Info
Year of Publication: 1995.

8. Record Number: 440
Author(s): Solterer, Helen.
Contributor(s):
Title : Flaming Words: Verbal Violence and Gender in Premodern Paris [Christine de Pizan's invectives].
Source: Romanic Review , 86., 2 (March 1995):  Pages 355 - 378. Special issue: The Production of Knowledge: Institutionalizing Sex, Gender, and Sexualiity in Medieval Discourse. Ed. by Kathryn Gravdal.
Year of Publication: 1995.

9. Record Number: 2552
Author(s): Bohler, Danielle.
Contributor(s):
Title : L'Invective sexuelle dans les fabliaux
Source: Atalaya: Revue française d'études médiévales hispaniques , 5., (automne-hiver 1994):  Pages 221 - 230.
Year of Publication: 1994.

10. Record Number: 2808
Author(s): Mundal, Else.
Contributor(s):
Title : The Position of Women in Old Norse Society and the Basis for Their Power [author emphasizes the goading women in sagas who spur on the hero; the author suggests that women's power lay in being judges of men's honor].
Source: Nora: Nordic Journal of Women's Studies , 2., 1 ( 1994):  Pages 3 - 11.
Year of Publication: 1994.

11. Record Number: 7165
Author(s): Finch, Andrew.
Contributor(s):
Title : Women and Violence in the Later Middle Ages: The Evidence of the Officiality of Cerisy
Source: Continuity and Change , 7., 1 ( 1992):  Pages 23 - 45.
Year of Publication: 1992.

12. Record Number: 13346
Author(s): Lhoest, Benoît
Contributor(s):
Title : Les dénominations de la femme en Moyen Français: approche lexicale et anthropologique [The author has built a corpus of 74 words referring to women in the late Middle Ages and Early Modern era. In analyzing the results, Lhoest finds that many of the terms refer to negative qualities characterizing women as ugly, stupid, weak, drunk, and wanton. Title note supplied by Feminae.]
Source: Zeitschrift für Romanische Philologie , 107., 3/4 ( 1991):  Pages 343 - 362.
Year of Publication: 1991.