Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index

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1. Record Number: 1108
Author(s): Mellinger, Laura.
Title : Prayer and Politics in Medieval Brittany: The Making of Saint- Georges [the abbey was founded by Duke Alain III for his sister Adèle; it continued its close association with the ducal family, making Saint- Georges a prestigious Breton institution].
Source: American Benedictine Review , 47., 4 (December 1996):  Pages 433 - 444.
Year of Publication: 1996.

2. Record Number: 570
Author(s): Mellinger, Laura.
Title : Environmentalist Nuns in Medieval Brittany? Saint-Georges and the River Vilaine
Source: Medieval Perspectives , 10., ( 1995):  Pages 157 - 168. Proceedings of the Twentieth Annual Conference of the Southeastern Medieval Association
Year of Publication: 1995.

3. Record Number: 1327
Author(s): Mellinger, Laura.
Title : Politics in the Convent: The Election of a Fifteenth Century Abbess [the record of Perrine du Feu's election by scrutin gives evidence of political maneuvering and factionalism; in the end the rank and file prevailed over the older, higher ranking members].
Source: Church History (Full Text via JSTOR) 63, 4 (Dec. 1994): 529-540. Link Info
Year of Publication: 1994.