Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


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1. Record Number: 3962
Author(s): Clark, Robert. L. A.
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Title : Queering "Orientalism": The East as Closet in Said, Ackerley, and the Medieval Christian West [The author briefly analyzes a play, "Miracle la fille d'un Roy," based on "Yde et Olive," in which the main character Ysabel assumes a masculine identity and ends up married to the princess of Byzantium before her gender is revealed].
Source: Medieval Encounters: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Culture in Confluence and Dialogue , 5., 3 ( 1999):  Pages 336 - 349.
Year of Publication: 1999.

2. Record Number: 5352
Author(s): Niyogi, Ruma.
Contributor(s):
Title : The Exotic among the Other: Writing Women in Byzantine Studies
Source: Byzantine Studies Conference. Abstracts of Papers , 25., ( 1999):  Pages 101 - 102.
Year of Publication: 1999.

3. Record Number: 7209
Author(s): Kane, Stuart A.
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Title : Now the First Stone is Set: Christine de Pisan and the Colonial City [The author argues that Christine de Pizan in both the "Livre de la cite des dames" and the "Ditie de Jehanne d'Arc" advances a prophetic vision of a Francocentric domination of the East. He focuses in particular on the characters of Semiramis, Zenobia, and Dido. Title note supplied by Feminae.]
Source: Comitatus , 29., ( 1998):  Pages 76 - 94.
Year of Publication: 1998.

4. Record Number: 3914
Author(s): Dunkelman, Martha Levine.
Contributor(s):
Title : Between Despair and Ecstasy: Marco Polo's Life of the Buddha [The author explores Polo's accounts of Asian sexuality; Polo is not a missionary and celebrates Oriental sexual difference with tolerance].
Source: Exemplaria: A Journal of Theory in Medieval and Renaissance Studies , 9., 1 (Spring 1997):  Pages 189 - 229.
Year of Publication: 1997.

5. Record Number: 1583
Author(s): Schibanoff, Susan.
Contributor(s):
Title : Worlds Apart: Orientalism, Antifeminism, and Heresy in Chaucer's "Man of Law's Tale" [heresy includes both Islam and the Lollard movement which is mentioned in the "Epilogue" to the "Man of Law's Tale"].
Source: Exemplaria: A Journal of Theory in Medieval and Renaissance Studies , 8., 1 (Spring 1996):  Pages 59 - 96.
Year of Publication: 1996.

6. Record Number: 49
Author(s): Lynch, Kathryn L.
Contributor(s):
Title : East Meets West in Chaucer's Squire's and Franklin's Tales
Source: Speculum (Full Text via JSTOR) 70 (1995): 530-551. Link Info
Year of Publication: 1995.

7. Record Number: 234
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Title : Converting Alibech: "Nunc Spiritu Copuleris"
Source: Journal of Medieval and Renaissance Studies , 25., 2 (Spring 1995):  Pages 207 - 227.
Year of Publication: 1995.

8. Record Number: 436
Author(s): Kinoshita, Sharon.
Contributor(s):
Title : Politics of Courtly Love: "La Prise d' Orange" and The Conversion of the Saracen Queen
Source: Romanic Review , 86., 2 (March 1995):  Pages 265 - 287. 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: 7346
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Contributor(s):
Title : Geographies of Desire: Orientalism in Chaucer's Legend of Good Women [The author compares cultural and racial forms of medieval alterity with the category of gender in the Legend of Good Women. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Chaucer Yearbook , 1., ( 1992):  Pages 1 - 32.
Year of Publication: 1992.