Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 3778
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Suydam , Mary A.
  • Contributor(s):
  • Title: The Politics of Authorship: Hadewijch of Antwerp and the "Mengeldichten" [argues that Hadewijch was the author of poems 17-29 in the "Mengeldichten" and that scholars' characterizations of the poems as speculative mysticism is based on gender assumptions].
  • Source: Mystics Quarterly 22, 1 (March 1996): Pages 2 - 20.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Gender Hadewijch, Mystic- Mengeldichten Literature- Verse Mystics Women Authors Women in Religion
  • Award Note:
  • Geographic Area: Low Countries
  • Century: 13
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  • Illustrations:
  • Table: Two tables: Recurring Mystical Vocabulary in the Visions, the Letters, and Poems 17-29 of the "Mengeldichten" and Recurring Phrases and End Rhymes in the "Mengeldichten." Appendix with text and translation of Poems 17 and 28.
  • Abstract:
  • Author's Affiliation: Kenyon College
  • Conference Info: - , -
  • Year of Publication: 1996.
  • Language: Anglo-Norman
  • ISSN/ISBN: 07425503