Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 8642
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Arcangeli , Tiziana.
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  • Title: Re-reading a Mis-known and Mis-read Mystic: Angela da Foligno [The author argues that Angela used the language of the body to make her "voice" heard; even though Angela had to couch her revelations in a male subtext of Biblical references and filter her voice through a male scribe, her writings did survive].
  • Source: Annali d'Italianistica 13, ( 1995): Pages 41 - 78. Women Mystic Writers. Edited by Dino S. Cervigni
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Angela of Foligno, Mystic Body Feminist Theory Hagiography Mystics Narrator Scribes and Scriptoria Women in Religion
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  • Geographic Area: Italy
  • Century: 13
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
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  • Year of Publication: 1995.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 07417527