Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 12475
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Fanger , Claire.
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  • Title: The Formative Feminine and the Immobility of God: Gender and Cosmogony in Bernard Silvestris's "Cosmographia" [The author focuses on the divine femininity of Noys and her relationship to the masculine First Being].
  • Source: The Tongue of the Fathers: Gender and Ideology in Twelfth-Century Latin.  Edited by David Townsend and Andrew Taylor.  University of Pennsylvania Press, 1998.  Pages 80 - 101.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Allegory Bernard Silvestris, Author- Cosmographia Creation Femininity in Literature Latin Literature Noys (Literary Figure) Philosophy
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  • Geographic Area: France
  • Century: 12
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  • Year of Publication: 1998.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0812234405