Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index

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1. Record Number: 7305
Author(s): Rasmussen, Ann Marie.
Title : Gendered Knowledge and Eavesdropping in the Late-Medieval "Minnerede" [The author argues for a poetics of gender in the "Minnerede" with an eavesdropping male narrator and a female speaker whose concerns about love are voiced in secret. The "Minnereden" narratives take place in two different milieu, the city and the court. The appendix inventories twenty-five "Minnereden" and seven "maeren" that feature an eavesdropping motif. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Speculum , 77., 4 (October 2002):  Pages 1168 - 1194.
Year of Publication: 2002.

2. Record Number: 4844
Author(s): Khan, Ruqayya Yasmine.
Title : On the Significance of Secrecy in the Medieval Arabic Romances [the author argues that secrecy has both positive and negative connotations in medieval Arabic romances; secrecy between husband and wife can promote love and intimacy, while secrecy between lovers may involve adultery or shame when intimacies are revealed].
Source: Journal of Arabic Literature , 31., 3 ( 2000):  Pages 238 - 253.
Year of Publication: 2000.

3. Record Number: 2788
Title : Opening the Secret: Marriage, Narration, and Nascent Subjectivity in Middle English Romance [impact of marriage in romances not only in terms of the love relationship and the individual but also the narrative; romances studied are King Horn, Syr Launfal, and the Weddynge of Sir Gawen and Dame Ragnell].
Source: Philological Quarterly , 76., 2 (Spring 1997):  Pages 133 - 157.
Year of Publication: 1997.