Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index

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1. Record Number: 8803
Author(s): Karras, Ruth Mazo.
Title : Young Knights under the Feminine Gaze ["The women served a ratifying function for a youth's entry into a masculine hierarchy of knightly prestige, but they did not themselves choose the criteria by which they evaluated men. A woman's gaze at a young knight was not a sign of her activity as opposed to his passivity, but rather the sign that she was the prize he was to win, the currency in which his worth in other men's eyes was to be measured." Page 203.]
Source: The Premodern Teenager: Youth in Society, 1150-1650.   Edited by Konrad Eisenbichler .   Publications of the Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, Essays and Studies, 1. Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, 2002.  Pages 189 - 205.
Year of Publication: 2002.

2. Record Number: 4595
Author(s): Miller, Mara.
Title : The Lady in the Garden: Subjects and Objects in an Ideal World [The author contrasts Japanse pictures of women in gardens (women authors, women writing, and women characters from women's writings) with those of medieval Europe in which women do not write in gardens].
Source: Crossing the Bridge: Comparative Essays on Medieval European and Heian Japanese Women Writers.   Edited by Barbara Stevenson and Cynthia Ho .   Palgrave, 2000. Old English Newsletter , 33., 3 (Spring 2000):  Pages 189 - 211.
Year of Publication: 2000.

3. Record Number: 10123
Author(s): Peach, Bridget.
Title : The Suppression of the Powerful, Avenging Woman in "Beowulf": Beowulf's Encounter with Grendel's Mother
Source: Old English Newsletter , 33., 3 (Spring 2000): Paper presented at the Thirty-Fifth International Congress on Medieval Studies, The Medieval Institute, Western Michigan University, May 4-7, 2000, Session 347: "Beowulf I."
Year of Publication: 2000.

4. Record Number: 11220
Author(s): Stanbury, Sarah.
Title : The Voyeur and the Private Life in "Troilus and Criseyde."
Source: Studies in the Age of Chaucer , 13., ( 1991):  Pages 141 - 158.
Year of Publication: 1991.