Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index

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1. Record Number: 5483
Author(s): Stelladoro, Maria.
Title : Agiografia e Agiologia nel "Bios" di S. Marina di Scanio ("BHG" 1170) [Daniel's life of Marina of Scanio represents the last stage of Sicilian Greek; young Maria insisted on undertaking a religious life as Marina; later she went on a pilgrimage to Jerusalem dressed as a man, Marino; this cross dressing is one of the common Greek literary and hagiographic motifs found in Daniel's life of Marina; after returning home from pilgrimage Marina died at a young age].
Source: Jahrbuch der Österreichischen Byzantinistik , 48., ( 1998):  Pages 57 - 66.
Year of Publication: 1998.