Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 4471
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  • Title: Reading the Dirty Bits [discusses the kinds of evidence available for the practice of finding sexual pleasure in a literary text ; also considers the ways in which modern literary criticism has addressed this habit of erotic reading].
  • Source: Desire and Discipline: Sex and Sexuality in the Premodern West.  Edited by Jacqueline Murray and Konrad Eisenbichler.  University of Toronto Press, 1996.  Pages 280 - 295.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Literature- History and Criticism Literature- Verse Pornography Privacy Readers Sexuality in Literature
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  • Geographic Area: General
  • Century: 14- 15
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  • Year of Publication: 1996.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0802007805