Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


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1. Record Number: 28445
Author(s): Kostick, Conor.
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Title : Eleanor of Aquitaine and the Women of the Second Crusade
Source: Medieval Italy, Medieval and Early Modern Women: Essays in Honour of Christine Meek.   Edited by Conor Kostick .   Four Courts Press, 2010.  Pages 195 - 205.
Year of Publication: 2010.

2. Record Number: 10877
Author(s): Heene, Katrien.
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Title : Gender and Mobility in the Low Countires: Travelling Women in Thirteenth-Century Exempla and Saints Lives [The author examines Latin saints' lives and exempla, didactic stories used to teach moral and religious values, for mentions of women travelling. Although the clerical authors thought that women's mobility ought to be restricted, this does not appear to have lessened women's travels, particularly for religious pilgrimages. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: The Texture of Society: Medieval Women in the Southern Low Countries.   Edited by Ellen E. Kittell and Mary A. Suydam .   Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.  Pages 31 - 49.
Year of Publication: 2004.

3. Record Number: 10857
Author(s): Salih, Sarah.
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Title : The Medieval Looks Back: A Response to "Troubled Vision" [Salih provides a brief case study of manuscript illuminations of monsters from a copy of "Mandeville's Travels." She argues that the hyper-masculinity of the naked giants defines them as other, bereft of culture and social order. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Troubled Vision: Gender, Sexuality, and Sight in Medieval Text and Image.   Edited by Emma Campbell and Robert Mills .   Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.  Pages 223 - 231.
Year of Publication: 2004.

4. Record Number: 8709
Author(s): Webb, Diana.
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Title : Freedom of Movement? Women Travellers in the Middle Ages [The author provides a brief overview of women who travelled during the late Middle Ages. On occasion demands of business, politics, or war required women to travel. However, the most frequent reason for travel was pilgrimage, sometimes to local or religious shrines, but also to distant locations like Rome and Jerusalem. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Studies on Medieval and Early Modern Women: Pawns or Players?   Edited by Christine Meek and Catherine Lawless .   Four Courts Press, 2003.  Pages 75 - 89.
Year of Publication: 2003.

5. Record Number: 9721
Author(s): Craig, Leigh Ann
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Title : Stronger Than Men and Braver Than Knights: Women and the Pilgrimages to Jerusalem and Rome in the Later Middle Ages
Source: Journal of Medieval History , 29., 3 (September 2003):  Pages 153 - 175.
Year of Publication: 2003.

6. Record Number: 6750
Author(s): Harris, Barbara J.
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Title : Space, Time, and the Power of Aristocratic Wives in Yorkist and Early Tudor England, 1450-1550 [The author argues that the stages of life that noble wives generally moved through were complex, both in terms of their increasing responsibilities and the spaces in which they lived and to which they traveled].
Source: Time, Space, and Women's Lives in Early Modern Europe.   Edited by Anne Jackson Schutte, Thomas Kuehn, and Silvana Seidel Menchi Sixteenth Century Essays and Studies, 57.   Truman State University Press, 2001. Journal of Medieval History , 29., 3 (September 2003):  Pages 245 - 264.
Year of Publication: 2001.

7. Record Number: 4507
Author(s): Bowers, Terence N.
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Title : Margery Kempe as Traveler [The author argues that Margery Kempe uses travel to establish a new status, to wield power, and to question the patriarchal ordering of society].
Source: Studies in Philology , 97., 1 (Winter 2000):  Pages 1 - 28.
Year of Publication: 2000.

8. Record Number: 3839
Author(s): Stokes, Charity Scott.
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Title : Margery Kempe: Her Life and the Early History of Her Book [The author examines Margery's life at length including background on medieval Lynn and Margery's family].
Source: Mystics Quarterly , 25., 40180 (March/June 1999):  Pages 9 - 68.
Year of Publication: 1999.

9. Record Number: 3914
Author(s): Dunkelman, Martha Levine.
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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.

10. Record Number: 1659
Author(s): McCash, June Hall.
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Title : A Visit to Saint Patrick's Purgatory [description of a day trip to Station Island where the cave is located that is associated with St. Patrick's Purgatory].
Source: Le Cygne: Bulletin of the International Marie de France Society: Abstracts, Notes, and Queries , 2., (April 1996):  Pages 1
Year of Publication: 1996.

11. Record Number: 2515
Author(s): Halpin, Patricia.
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Title : Anglo-Saxon Women and Pilgrimage [discusses trips to the Continent, to English shrines, and pilgrimages of the "heart" through devotional texts and art; includes a brief analysis of four devotional objects, a crucifix, two manuscript illuminations, and an embroidered alb, that were commissioned by women].
Source: Anglo-Norman Studies , 19., ( 1996):  Pages 97 - 122.
Year of Publication: 1996.

12. Record Number: 5502
Author(s): Pernoud, Regine.
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Title : The Preaching Peregrinations of a Twelfth-Century Nun, ca. 1158- 70
Source: Wisdom Which Encircles Circles: Papers on Hildegard of Bingen.   Edited by Audrey Ekdahl Davidson .   Medieval Institute Publications, Western Michigan University, 1996. Anglo-Norman Studies , 19., ( 1996):  Pages 15 - 26.
Year of Publication: 1996.

13. Record Number: 6732
Author(s): Kruk, Remke.
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Title : Ibn Battuta: Travel, Family Life, and Chronology: How Seriously Do We Take a Father? [the author analyzes Ibn Battuta's mentions of women and children in his text, finding that he enjoys the company of women, both his wives and his slaves; although he leaves his wives behind on his travels, he appears to have an interest in his wives and children since he sometimes returns to visit or sends them money].
Source: Al-Qantara , 16., 2 ( 1995):  Pages 369 - 384.
Year of Publication: 1995.

14. Record Number: 1979
Author(s): Classen, Albrecht.
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Title : Die Mystikerin als Peregrina: Margery Kempe. Reisende in corpore - Reisende in spiritu
Source: Studies in Spirituality , 5., ( 1995):  Pages 127 - 145.
Year of Publication: 1995.

15. Record Number: 2085
Author(s): Tillotson, John..
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Title : Visitation and Reform of the Yorkshire Nunneries in the Fourteenth Century [argues that the archbishops reacted to the papal bull "Periculoso," not by enforcing strict enclosure, but by regulating travel and contact with the outside world, so that the nuns would maintain their respectability].
Source: Northern History , 30., ( 1994):  Pages 1 - 21.
Year of Publication: 1994.

16. Record Number: 8632
Author(s): Helfers, James P.
Contributor(s):
Title : The Mystic as Pilgrim: Margery Kempe and the Tradition of Nonfictional Travel Narrative [The author proposes to re-read "The Book of Margery Kempe" as a bridge between the medieval allegorical pilgrimage narrative and the humanist, curiosity-centered travel-literature tradition of the Renaissance. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Journal of the Rocky Mountain Medieval and Renaissance Association , 13., ( 1992):  Pages 25 - 45.
Year of Publication: 1992.

17. Record Number: 12678
Author(s): Westrem, Scott D.
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Title : Medieval Western European Views of Sexuality Reflected in the Narratives of Travelers to the Orient [The author briefly surveys four influential travel accounts written in the span of a century. Westrem cites discussion of fornication, adultery, polygamy, and incest. The authors, even the two churchmen, are surprisingly moderate in their attitudes toward these sexual crimes, although they indicate the increasingly serious nature of the offenses. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Homo Carnalis: The Carnal Aspect of Medieval Human Life.   Edited by Helen Rodite Lemay Acta .   Center for Medieval and Early Renaissance Studies, State University of New York at Binghamton, 1990. Journal of the Rocky Mountain Medieval and Renaissance Association , 13., ( 1992):  Pages 141 - 156. Papers presented at a conference held at the State University of New York at Stony Brook in 1987
Year of Publication: 1990.

18. Record Number: 28764
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Title : Widow Danielis carried on a Litter
Source: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/c/c3/Danielis.jpg/250px-Danielis.jpg
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19. Record Number: 31179
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Title : Panel from the Humility Polyptych - Umilta leaves Faenza and arrives at the gates of Florence
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20. Record Number: 32300
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Title : The Wife of Bath, from the Ellesmere Chaucer
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21. Record Number: 32315
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Title : The Prioress, from the Ellesmere Chaucer
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22. Record Number: 33776
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Title : Empress Constance entrusts her son to the duchess of Spoleto
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23. Record Number: 33988
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Title : The Virgin breaks the neck of a devil
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24. Record Number: 41017
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Title : Travelling carriage and dogs
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