Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


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1. Record Number: 8665
Author(s): Elsakkers, Marianne.
Contributor(s):
Title : Genre Hopping: Aristotelian Criteria for Abortion in Germania [The author traces Aristotle's ideas on abortion through a chain of early medieval texts including law codes, penitentials, and sermons. She argues that Aristotle was part of a more tolerant view which ran counter to the view that opposed abortion and all other forms of fertility control. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Germanic Texts and Latin Models: Medieval Reconstructions.   Edited by K. E. Olsen, A. Harbus, and T. Hofstra .   Based on papers presented at an international conference held July 1-3, 1998 at the University of Groningen. Peeters, 2001.  Pages 73 - 92.
Year of Publication: 2001.

2. Record Number: 5066
Author(s):
Contributor(s): Frantzen, Allen J., eds and Matthews, David, interviewer.
Title : Straightforward [Matthews questions Frantzen about the future of Medieval Studies, Queer theory, and his approach to same-sex desire in medieval texts].
Source: Parergon: Journal of the Australian and New Zealand Association for Medieval and Early Modern Studies, New Series , 16., 1 (July 1998):  Pages 93 - 104.
Year of Publication: 1998.

3. Record Number: 4431
Author(s): Murray, Jacqueline.
Contributor(s):
Title : Men's Bodies, Men's Minds: Seminal Emissions and Sexual Anxiety in the Middle Ages [The author surveys theological and pastoral writings on men's emissions from Augustine through Jean Gerson. In the thirteenth century these practices came to be judged more harshly and were associated with masturbation as sins of lust. At the same time e
Source: Annual Review of Sex Research , 8., ( 1997):  Pages 1 - 26.
Year of Publication: 1997.

4. Record Number: 1776
Author(s): Raby, Michel J.
Contributor(s):
Title : Le péché "contre nature" dans la littérature médiévale: deux cas [masturbation and homosexuality as represented in penitential books and in a variety of literary examples drawn from fabliaux, lyric poetry, romances, and travel literature].
Source: Romance Quarterly , 44., 4 (Fall 1997):  Pages 215 - 223.
Year of Publication: 1997.

5. Record Number: 2415
Author(s): Frantzen, Allen J.
Contributor(s):
Title : Where the Boys Are: Children and Sex in the Anglo-Saxon Penitentials [texts analyzed are: "Scriftboc," the "Canons of Theodore," the "Old English Penitential," and the "Old English Handbook"].
Source: Becoming Male in the Middle Ages.   Edited by Jeffrey Jerome Cohen and Bonnie Wheeler .   Garland Publishing, 1997. Romance Quarterly , 44., 4 (Fall 1997):  Pages 43 - 66.
Year of Publication: 1997.

6. Record Number: 2506
Author(s): McLaughlin, Megan.
Contributor(s):
Title : Abominable Mingling: Father-Daughter Incest and the Law
Source: Medieval Feminist Newsletter , 24., (Fall 1997):  Pages 26 - 30.
Year of Publication: 1997.

7. Record Number: 4624
Author(s): Catalini, Claire.
Contributor(s):
Title : Luxuria and Its Branches [The author examines the subdivisions of "luxuria," the sin of lust, as they developed, culminating in Alain de Lille's "De Virtutibus"].
Source: Sex, Love and Marriage in Medieval Literature and Reality: Thematische Beiträge im Rahmen des 31th [sic] International Congress on Medieval Studies an der Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo-USA) 8.-12. Mai 1996.   Edited by Danielle Buschinger and Wolfgang Spiewok WODAN Bd. 69. Serie 3 Tagungsbände und Sammelschriften Actes de Colloques et Ouvrages Collectifs, 40.   Reineke-Verlag, 1996. Old English Newsletter , 29., 3 (Spring 1996):  Pages 13 - 20.
Year of Publication: 1996.

8. Record Number: 1579
Author(s): Frantzen, Allen J.
Contributor(s):
Title : Between the Lines: Queer Theory, the History of Homosexuality, and Anglo-Saxon Penitentials [the penitentials analyzed are "Confessionale Pseudo-Egberti," "Old English Penitential," "Old English Handbook," and the "Canons of Theodore"].
Source: Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies , 26., 2 (Spring 1996):  Pages 255 - 296. Special Issue: Historical Inquiries/ Psychoanalytic Criticism/ Gender Studies
Year of Publication: 1996.

9. Record Number: 2350
Author(s): Frantzen, Allen J.
Contributor(s):
Title : Where the Boys Are: Same-Sex Relations in the Anglo-Saxon Penitentials
Source: Old English Newsletter , 29., 3 (Spring 1996):
Year of Publication: 1996.

10. Record Number: 1414
Author(s): Payer, Pierre J.
Contributor(s):
Title : Confession and the Study of Sex in the Middle Ages
Source: Handbook of Medieval Sexuality.   Edited by Vern L. Bullough and James A. Brundage .   Garland Reference Library of the Humanities vol. 1696. Garland Publishing, 1996. Old English Newsletter , 29., 3 (Spring 1996):  Pages 3 - 31.
Year of Publication: 1996.

11. Record Number: 4629
Author(s): Voisenet, Jacques.
Contributor(s):
Title : Mariage et Interdits sexuels au Moyen Age (Ve- XIIe siècle) [The author examines the many restrictions that the Church placed on the sexuality of married couples].
Source: Sex, Love and Marriage in Medieval Literature and Reality: Thematische Beiträge im Rahmen des 31th [sic] International Congress on Medieval Studies an der Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo-USA) 8.-12. Mai 1996.   Edited by Danielle Buschinger and Wolfgang Spiewok WODAN Bd. 69. Serie 3 Tagungsbände und Sammelschriften Actes de Colloques et Ouvrages Collectifs, 40.   Reineke-Verlag, 1996. Old English Newsletter , 29., 3 (Spring 1996):  Pages 53 - 72.
Year of Publication: 1996.

12. Record Number: 5139
Author(s): Rowland, Beryl.
Contributor(s):
Title : Prescribing Sex in the Middle Ages [The author considers the work of Pierre Payer on sex in the Middle Ages, particularly as reflected in penitential books].
Source: Florilegium , 14., ( 1995- 1996):  Pages 205 - 211.
Year of Publication: 1995- 1996.

13. Record Number: 505
Author(s): Frantzen, Allen J.
Contributor(s):
Title : Studying Sexuality in Anglo- Saxon England: QueerTheory and the Corpus of Penitentials [Seventh Biennial Meeting of the International Society of Anglo- Saxonists, "Old and New Ways in the Study of Anglo- Saxon Culture," Stanford University, August 6-12, 1995. Session 6].
Source: Old English Newsletter , 28., 3 (Spring 1995):
Year of Publication: 1995.

14. Record Number: 10762
Author(s): Davies, Anthony.
Contributor(s):
Title : The Sexual Conversion of the Anglo-Saxons [The author surveys sexual practices and beliefs among the Anglso-Saxons before and after the advent of Christianity. Davies argues that the clergy taught people to have a reverence for virginity and a sense of sexual guilt. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: A Wyf Ther Was: Essays in Honour of Paule Mertens-Fonck.   Edited by Juliette Dor .   English Department, University of Liège, 1992. Old English Newsletter , 28., 3 (Spring 1995):  Pages 80 - 102.
Year of Publication: 1992.

15. Record Number: 10759
Author(s): Carruthers, Leo.
Contributor(s):
Title : No womman of no clerk is preysed: Attitudes to Women in Medieval English Religious Literature [The author briefly surveys Middle English sermon collections and penitential manuals. Title note supplied be Feminae.].
Source: A Wyf Ther Was: Essays in Honour of Paule Mertens-Fonck.   Edited by Juliette Dor .   English Department, University of Liège, 1992. Old English Newsletter , 28., 3 (Spring 1995):  Pages 49 - 60.
Year of Publication: 1992.

16. Record Number: 12799
Author(s): Meyer, Marc A.
Contributor(s):
Title : Early Anglo-Saxon Penitentials and the Position of Women [The author argues that, although women in Anglo-Saxon culture were subjugated to men, examining penitential books from the period reveals an elevation in the position and status of women in the family. Title note supplied by Feminae.]
Source: The Haskins Society Journal , 2., ( 1990):  Pages 47 - 61.
Year of Publication: 1990.