Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index

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1. Record Number: 8078
Author(s): Donavin, Georgiana.
Title : Taboo and Transgression in Gower's "Apollonius of Tyre" [The author examines the themes of violence and incest in the story of Apollonius and Antiochus. The author argues that prohibitions against these crimes serve in part to evoke them. 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. Magistra , 8., 1 (Summer 2002):  Pages 94 - 121.
Year of Publication: 2002.

2. Record Number: 8308
Author(s): Priest, Ann-Marie.
Title : I am You: Medieval Love Mysticism as a Post-Modern Theology of Relation [The author argues that the mystical writings of Hadewijch, Mechthild von Magdeburg, and Angela of Foligno present a God who is passionately connected to humans. The author sees these ideas echoed in such postmodern theologians as Carter Heyward for whom relationality strengthens people and defines the loving nature of God. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Magistra , 8., 1 (Summer 2002):  Pages 85 - 117.
Year of Publication: 2002.

3. Record Number: 3208
Title : Gender Subversion and LInguistic Castration in Fifteenth-Century English Translations of Christine de Pizan [translations excised her authority and her authorship; moreover they cut away her feminizing influence, removing or masculinizing all that she offered for female empowerment].
Source: Violence Against Women in Medieval Texts.   Edited by Anna Roberts .   University Press of Florida, 1998. Magistra , 8., 1 (Summer 2002):  Pages 161 - 194.
Year of Publication: 1998.

4. Record Number: 1815
Author(s): Rütten, Thomas.
Title : Receptions of the Hippocratic "Oath" in the Renaissance: The Prohibition of Abortion as a Case Study in Reception
Source: Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences , 51., 4 (October 1996):  Pages 456 - 483.
Year of Publication: 1996.

5. Record Number: 1634
Author(s): Clouse, Rebecca.
Title : A Postmodern Look at the Mystical Body [application of postmodern theory to the mysticism of Catherine of Siena].
Source: Mystics Quarterly , 20., 1 (March 1994):  Pages 3 - 9.
Year of Publication: 1994.