Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index

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1. Record Number: 3138
Author(s): Coates, Simon.
Title : Regendering Radegund? Fortunatus, Baudonivia, and the Problem of Female Sanctity in Merovingian Gaul [The author argues against drawing strict lines based on gender stereotypes; Fortunatus and Baudonivia emphasized a religious ideal based upon the rejection of sexuality].
Source: Gender and Christian religion: papers read at the 1996 Summer Meeting and the 1997 Winter Meeting of the Ecclesiastical History Society.   Edited by R. N. Swanson Studies in Church History, 34.  1998.  Pages 37 - 50.
Year of Publication: 1998.

2. Record Number: 1386
Author(s): Brennan, Brian.
Title : Deathless Marriage and Spiritual Fecundity in Venantius Fortunatus's "De Virginitate" [written for Radegunde probably on the occasion of her "spiritual daughter's" installation as abbess; the text combines an "epithalamium" with a "consolatio" for women who neither married nor had children].
Source: Traditio , 51., ( 1996):  Pages 73 - 97.
Year of Publication: 1996.

3. Record Number: 15607
Author(s): Schulenburg, Jane Tibbetts.
Title : Saints' Lives as a Source for the History of Women, 500-1100 The author argues that saints' lives are still a relatively underutilized source for the early Middle Ages generally and for women's history in particular. The lives convey social values, collective mentalities, and much indirect information on women's experience. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Medieval Women and the Sources of Medieval History.   Edited by Joel T. Rosenthal .   University of Georgia Press, 1990. Traditio , 51., ( 1996):  Pages 285 - 320.
Year of Publication: 1990.