Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index

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1. Record Number: 28624
Author(s): Kabala, Irene,
Title : Dressing the Hodegetria in Czestochowa [In the late fourteenth century Pauline brothers took custody of a painting of the Virgin and Child at their monastery on Jasna Góra in Poland. The Virgin holds the Child with her left arm and points toward him, a motif known as the Hodegetria named for a
Source: Word & Image: A Journal of Verbal/Visual Enquiry , 22., 3 ( 2006):  Pages 275 - 284.
Year of Publication: 2006.

2. Record Number: 4717
Author(s): Bauer, Elizabeth Jensen.
Title : Medieval Women and the Care of the Sick: Some Evidence from Hagiography [the author argues that some qualities that women saints display in the care of the sick according to their "vitae" are different from those in men's lives, namely humility, strength (not only physical strength but an absence of revulsion and nausea before the physical conditions of lepers and other sick people), and penance by identifying with the suffering of others].
Source: Magistra , 5., 1 (Summer 1999):  Pages 79 - 96.
Year of Publication: 1999.

3. Record Number: 5021
Author(s): Chodor, Joanna
Title : Queens in Early Medieval Chronicles of East Central Europe [The author notes that the chroniclers do not depict women in a decidedly negative way; instead they appreciate the many social roles that women play in family, marriage, motherhood, religion, and, even, politics].
Source: East Central Europe , 20- 23., 1 ( 1993- 1996):  Pages 9 - 50. Special issue: Women and Power in East Central Europe - Medieval and Modern. Edited by Marianne Sághy.
Year of Publication: 1993- 1996.

4. Record Number: 5023
Author(s): Sághy, Marianne
Title : Aspects of Female Rulership in Late Medieval Literature: The Queens' Reign in Angevin Hungary [The author examines contemporary accounts of Hungary's crisis following the death of Louis of Anjou; his daughter Mary succeeded to the throne but her mother Elizabeth made serious political errors and was executed by an aristocratic faction]
Source: East Central Europe , 20., 1 ( 1993- 1996):  Pages 69 - 86. Special issue: Women and Power in East Central Europe - Medieval and Modern. Edited by Marianne Sághy.
Year of Publication: 1993- 1996.

5. Record Number: 20784
Author(s): Zalewska, Katarzyna
Title : Corona Beatissime Virginis Mariae Das mittelalterliche gemalte Marientraktat aus der Bernhardinerkirche in Breslau [Examines the scenes illustrated in the pictorial medallions of the panel painting, with particular emphasis on their relationship to contemporary Franciscan interpretations of the Coronation of the Virgin. Title note supplied by Feminae.]
Source: Zeitschrift für Kunstgeschichte , 51., ( 1992):  Pages 57 - 65.
Year of Publication: 1992.