Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index

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1. Record Number: 13633
Author(s): Mazingue, Aurélie.
Title : Paroles et présence de Marie dans le "Mystère de l'Assomption" de Rodez [The author analyzes a fifteenth century French play of more than 1700 verses concerning the Virgin Mary's bodily elevation to heaven. Although there is an emphasis on death, Mary adopts a hopeful attitude and encourages others facing their mortality. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: European Medieval Drama , 8., ( 2004):  Pages 173 - 183.
Year of Publication: 2004.

2. Record Number: 10564
Title : Textual Spaces/ Playing Places: An Exploration of Convent Drama in the Abbey of Origny-Sainte-Benoîte [The author explores two plays, "Ludus paschalis" and "Visitatio sepulchri," (both partially in French) that were performed at Easter time in the Benedictine women's monastary at Origny-Sainte-Benoîte. Matthews considers issues involving performance, women's spirituality, public versus private venues, and the connections these two plays had with other plays from women's monasteries. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: European Medieval Drama , 7., ( 2003):  Pages 69 - 85.
Year of Publication: 2003.

3. Record Number: 5979
Author(s): Ryan, Denise.
Title : Herod's Law: Sovereignty and Trespass in the "Coventry Shearmen and Taylors Pageant"
Source: Gender and Conflict in the Middle Ages. Gender and Medieval Studies Conference, York, January 5-7 2001. .  2001. European Medieval Drama , 7., ( 2003):
Year of Publication: 2001.

4. Record Number: 2069
Author(s): Oosterwijk, Sophie.
Title : Of Mops and Puppets: The Ambiguous Use of the Word "Mop" in the "Towneley Shepherd's Plays" ["mop" meant both "baby" and "doll" or "puppet" and the author suggests that there was a deliberate play on both meanings].
Source: Notes and Queries , 2 (June 1997):  Pages 169 - 171.
Year of Publication: 1997.

5. Record Number: 341
Author(s): Coletti, Theresa.
Title : Ther Be But Women: Gender Conflict and Gender Identity in the Middle English Innocents Plays [role of mothers versus the male sphere of public authority]
Source: Mediaevalia , 18., ( 1995):  Pages 245 - 261. (1995 (for 1992)) Published by the Center for Medieval and Early Renaissance Studies, State University of New York at Binghamton
Year of Publication: 1995.

6. Record Number: 5569
Author(s): Duclow, Donald F.
Title : The Virgin's "Good Death": The Dormition in Fifteenth-Century Drama and Art [The author argues that the Virgin's dormition served as a model for dying well; handbooks in the "ars moriendi" tradition also emphasize a serene, holy death with the consoling intervention of the Virgin Mary].
Source: Fifteenth Century Studies , 21., ( 1994):  Pages 55 - 86.
Year of Publication: 1994.

7. Record Number: 11082
Author(s): Nauman, Jonathan.
Title : The Role of the Blessed Virgin in the York Cycle [The author argues that the York Marian plays transform the stock scenarios, strictures, and stereotypes of medieval dramatic convention. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Philological Quarterly , 70., 4 ( 1991):  Pages 423 - 431.
Year of Publication: 1991.