Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


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1. Record Number: 8082
Author(s): Nugent, Christopher G.
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Title : Reading Riannon: The Problematics of Motherhood in "Pwyll Pendeuic Dyuet" [The author focuses on the episode in which Riannon, the queen, is wrongly accused by her serving women of killing her newborn son. Riannon must accept a strange ritual humiliation as her punishment until the baby is brought back to the royal court. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Domestic Violence in Medieval Texts.   Edited by Eve Salisbury, Georgiana Donavin, and Merrall Llewelyn Price .   University Press of Florida, 2002.  Pages 180 - 202.
Year of Publication: 2002.

2. Record Number: 3251
Author(s): Dockray-Miller, Mary.
Contributor(s):
Title : Female Community in the Old English "Judith" [as a maternal figure Judith forms a bond with her maid and metaphorical daughter to work together for protection].
Source: Studia Neophilologica , 70., 2 ( 1998):  Pages 165 - 172.
Year of Publication: 1998.

3. Record Number: 3329
Author(s): Picherit, Jean-Louis.
Contributor(s):
Title : La domesticité féminine dans quelques oeuvres médiévales [surveys the behavior of various young women in service to romance heroines; the characters profiled include Lunete and Alis in "Flamenca"].
Source: Moyen Age , 104., 2 ( 1998):  Pages 257 - 273.
Year of Publication: 1998.