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1. Record Number: 22484
Author(s): Johnsen, Rosemary Erickson
Title : Medieval Women in Context [The author discusses recent historical crime fiction set in the Middle Ages with women as the main characters. Authors Candace Robb and Margaret Frazer are mentioned, but Johnsen gives extended treatment to author Sharan Newman and her 12th century character Catherine LeVendeur. Also discussed are literary themes involving Heloise, pilgrimage, Jews, women's roles, and modern issues which parallel medieval concerns. Title note supplied by Feminae.]
Source: Contemporary Feminist Historical Crime Fiction. .   Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.  Pages 21 - 58.
Year of Publication: 2006.

2. Record Number: 1015
Author(s): Newman [not Best as printed], Sharan.
Title : Breaking Down the Barriers: Writing Novels about Medieval Women for Modern Readers [The author, as Sharan Newman, has published several "medieval" mysteries].
Source: Medieval Feminist Newsletter , 22., (Fall 1996):  Pages 15 - 17.
Year of Publication: 1996.