Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


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1. Record Number: 4384
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Title : Dreams Made Public? Juliana of Mont Cornillon and Dame Procula [The author traces the connections between Juliana, advocate of the feast of Corpus Christi, and the figure of Dame Procula in medieval English drama who dreams of the dangers to come in punishing Christ].
Source: New Trends in Feminine Spirituality: The Holy Women of Liège and Their Impact.   Edited by Juliette Dor, Lesley Johnson, and Jocelyn Wogan-Browne Medieval Women: Texts and Contexts, 2.   Brepols, 1999.  Pages 251 - 267.
Year of Publication: 1999.

2. Record Number: 2275
Author(s): Tasioulas, J.A.
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Title : Between Doctrine and Domesticity: The Portrayal of Mary in the N-Town Plays [argues that the N-Town author sought to emphasize both Mary's purity and humanity in the depiction of her conception and childhood].
Source: Medieval Women in Their Communities.   Edited by Diane Watt .   University of Toronto Press, 1997.  Pages 222 - 245.
Year of Publication: 1997.

3. Record Number: 871
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Title : The Struggle Over Mary's Body: Theological and Dramatic Resolution in the N- Town Assumption Play
Source: JEGP: Journal of English and Germanic Philology , 95., 2 (Apr. 1996):  Pages 190 - 203.
Year of Publication: 1996.

4. Record Number: 1359
Author(s): Roberts, Anna.
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Title : Mary's Obedience and Power in the "Trial of Mary and Joseph"
Source: Comparative Drama , 29., 3 (Fall 1995):  Pages 348 - 362.
Year of Publication: 1995.

5. Record Number: 2727
Author(s): Hunt, Alison M.
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Title : Maculating Mary: The Detractors of the N-Town Cycle's "Trial of Joseph and Mary" [suggests two literary traditions that give resonance to the characters Bakbytere and Reyse Sclaundyr: slanderers in romance whose envy reveals the hero's true worth and dissenters in anti-Lollard Church writings who threaten communal peace].
Source: Philological Quarterly , 73., 1 (Winter 1994):  Pages 11 - 29.
Year of Publication: 1994.

6. Record Number: 10890
Author(s): Nichols, Ann Eljenholm.
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Title : The Hierosphthitic Topos, or the Fate of Fergus: Notes on the N-Town Assumption [The "N-Town Assumption of Mary Play" contains a reference to the apocryphal story of Fergus, a Jew who interrupts the Virgin Mary’s funeral by attacking her bier as it is carried by the Apostles. In some versions of the story, Fergus is punished for his
Source: Comparative Drama , 25., 1 ( 1991):  Pages 29 - 41.
Year of Publication: 1991.

7. Record Number: 12793
Author(s): Twycross, Meg.
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Title : As the Sun With His Beams When He is Most Bright [The author studies the origins of the episode of "Joseph's Doubts" in the N-.town Mary Play, a play which appears to conflate parts of two other plays). Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Medieval English Theatre , 12., 1 ( 1990):  Pages 34 - 79.
Year of Publication: 1990.