Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 7346
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Lomperis , Linda.
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  • Title: Bodies That Matter in the Court of Late Medieval England and in Chaucer's "Miller's Tale" [Alisoun as a female impersonator and male homoeroticism at the court of Richard II].
  • Source: Romanic Review 86, 2 (March 1995): Pages 243 - 264. Special issue: The Production of Knowledge: Institutionalizing Sex, Gender, and Sexualiity in Medieval Discourse. Ed. by Kathryn Gravdal.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Alisoun (Literary Figure from the Miller's Tale) Body Chaucer, Geoffrey, Poet- Canterbury Tales- Miller's Tale Cross Dressing Gender Homoeroticism Homosexuality Literature- Verse Narrator
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  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 14
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of California, Santa Cruz
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  • Year of Publication: 1995.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00358118