Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 9951
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Wiethaus , Ulrike.
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  • Title: Female Spirituality, Medieval Women, and Commercialism in the United States [the author examines popular, commercialized uses of medieval women and religion including the figure of the witch, calendars and other merchandise, and two popular anthologies of women's spiritual writings, "Beguine Spirituality" edited by Fiona Bowie and "The Hidden Tradition" edited by Lavinia Byrne].
  • Source: New Trends in Feminine Spirituality: The Holy Women of Li├Ęge and Their Impact.  Edited by Juliette Dor, Lesley Johnson, and Jocelyn Wogan-BrowneMedieval Women: Texts and Contexts, 2.  Brepols, 1999.  Pages 297 - 311.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Commercialization Consumerism Medievalism Witches Women in Religion Women's History
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  • Geographic Area: General
  • Century: 20
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  • Author's Affiliation: Wake Forest University
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  • Year of Publication: 1999.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 2503507689