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1. Record Number: 41355
Author(s): Casteen, Elizabeth
Title : Rape and Rapture: Violence, Ambiguity, and Raptus in Medieval Thought
Source: The Sacred and the Sinister: Studies in Medieval Religion and Magic.   Edited by David J. Collins, S.J. .   Pennsylvania State University Press, 2019.  Pages 91 - 116.
Year of Publication: 2019.

2. Record Number: 3550
Title : A Marriage and Its Observer: Christine of Stommeln, the Heavenly Bridegroom, and Friar Peter of Dacia [The author compares the writings of Peter of Dacia with those letters and other pieces taken down from Christine's dictation; the author argues that Peter managed things with an eye to Christine's canonization].
Source: Gendered Voices: Medieval Saints and Their Interpreters.   Edited by Catherine M. Mooney .   University of Pennsylvania Press, 1999.  Pages 99 - 117.
Year of Publication: 1999.

3. Record Number: 4346
Author(s): Elliott, Dyan.
Title : The Physiology of Rapture and Female Spirituality [The author examines the relationship between body and soul in the phenomenon of rapture; the female body in rapture is a site of ambiguity lending itself to demon possession and witchcraft].
Source: Medieval Theology and the Natural Body.   Edited by Peter Biller and A.J. Minnis York Studies in Medieval Theology .   York Medieval Press, 1997.  Pages 141 - 173.
Year of Publication: 1997.

4. Record Number: 8477
Author(s): Simons, Walter.
Title : Reading a Saint's Body: Rapture and Bodily Movement in the "vitae" of Thirteenth-century Beguines [The author concentrates on Elisabeth van Spalbeek but also briefly discusses Saint Lutgard, Juliana of Mont Cornillon, Ida of Louvain, Beatrice of Nazareth, and Marie d'Oignies. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Framing Medieval Bodies.   Edited by Sarah Kay and Miri Rubin .   Manchester University Press, 1994.  Pages 10 - 23.
Year of Publication: 1994.