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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (1): 163–195.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Sharon Kinoshita; Jason Jacobs Duke University Press 2007 a Ports of Call: Boccaccio’s Alatiel in the Medieval Mediterranean Sharon Kinoshita and Jason Jacobs...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (3): 487–519.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Shayne Aaron Legassie Giorgio Vasari’s portraits of fourteenth-century Florentine painters Giotto and Buffalmacco in his Lives of the Painters, Sculptors, and Architects are indebted to two medieval novella collections: Giovanni Boccaccio’s Decameron and Franco Sacchetti’s Trecentonovelle...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (2): 323–347.
Published: 01 May 2020
... to the Ancients. Not only, according to Niccoli, should scholastic philosophy be entirely rejected, but even the achievements of the three crowns (Dante, Petrarch, and Boccaccio), which Salutati highly praises, ultimately betray a lack of erudition and style. Salutati is satisfied by Niccoli s skills...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (1): 93–117.
Published: 01 January 2022
... rivalries, and unanticipated deaths, the tale is indebted to both Boccaccio's Teseida and to The Thebaid of Statius; it is a source for Shakespeare's Two Noble Kinsmen . In the wake of an Athenian victory over Creon's Thebes, two Theban cousins, Palamon and Arcite, now prisoners of Duke Theseus...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (3): 679–681.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Legassie, Shayne Aaron The Lies of the Painters: Artisan Trickery and the Labor of Painting in Boccaccio’s Decameron and Sacchetti’s Trecentonovelle  487 – 519 Lupton, Julia Reinhard Making Room, Affording Hospitality: Environments of Entertainment in Romeo and Juliet  145 – 172 McSheffrey...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (1): 225–245.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., 2009. 465 pp. $90.00, paper $37.95. Boccaccio, Giovanni. Boccaccio’s Expositions on Dante’s “Comedy” [Esposiz- ioni sopra la comedia di Dante]. Translated and edited by Michael Papio. The Lorenzo Da Ponte Italian Library. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2009. viii, 764 pp. $135.00...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (2): 413–430.
Published: 01 May 2018
... [De corpore domini]. Translated and edited by Sr. Albert Marie Surmanski, OP. The Fathers of the Church, Mediaeval Continuation, vol. Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, xv, pp. Boccaccio, Giovanni. The Decameron: A New Translation, Contexts, Criti- cism. Translated...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (3): 663–665.
Published: 01 September 2009
... between “history” and “theory” in the study of premodern Western culture. Deadline for submission of manuscripts: March 1, 2010 Identity and Religion in the Medieval and Early Modern Mediterranean Volume 41 / Number 3 / Fall 2011 Edited by John Jeffries Martin Boccaccio offered...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (2): 421–423.
Published: 01 May 2010
... Boccaccio offered a celebrated description of the interrelations of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam in his story of The Three Rings (Decameron I.iii). But his observation that these religions are so much alike that it is impossible to tell which is the original and which the copies was far from...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 219–222.
Published: 01 January 2010
... and Early Modern Mediterranean Volume 41 / Number 3 / Fall 2011 Edited by John Jeffries Martin Boccaccio offered a celebrated description of the interrelations of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam in his story of The Three Rings (Decameron I.iii). But his observation that these religions are so much...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (2): 303–334.
Published: 01 May 2013
... and the performative potential of feminine virtue, but across this period, the former position was less vexed than the latter. Putting feminine virtue into action is a fraught enterprise for any treatise, whether its founding examples are concrete, abstract, distant, or current. In Boccaccio as well...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (2): 433–450.
Published: 01 May 2016
... (1227 – 41) to Nicholas IV (1288 – 92), a repertorium of juristic consilia issued from 1235 to 1298, and edition of Guy Fulques’s consilium for Provençal Dominican inquisitors (1238 – 43 Boccaccio, Giovanni. The Decameron: A New Translation, Contexts, Criti- cism. Translated and edited...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (1): 159–195.
Published: 01 January 2015
... Voragine tells of “a woman noble by birth and by riches . . . [who] strangled her child, cooked the body, ate half, and hid the other half.”47 The story also appears in the Vengeance of Our Lord texts, which were medieval reconfigurations of The Jewish Wars, and in Boccaccio’s De Casibus Virorum...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (2): 331–373.
Published: 01 May 2009
... her weapons aside and squats on the potty.”9 The comic picture of her crouched over a chamber pot dissipated all her former athletic glory. Boccaccio’s misogynist voice in the Corbaccio often followed Juvenal’s lead, and in this case women virtually could not urinate at all: Among...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2004) 34 (1): 225–248.
Published: 01 January 2004
... University Press, 2003. xvii, 294 pp. $70.00. [Latin text with facing-page translation.] Boccaccio, Giovanni. Famous Women [De mulieribus claris]. Translated by Virginia Brown. The I Tatti Renaissance Library, vol. 1. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, (2001) 2003. xxiii, 282 pp. Paper $15.95...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 January 2007
... and travel is central to the final essay by Sharon Kinoshita and Jason Jacobs. Boccaccio’s story of the Muslim prin- cess Alatiel receives a thoroughgoing recontextualization in terms of medi- eval connectivity. Of particular interest are the linguistic barriers that keep her from communicating...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (3): 611–632.
Published: 01 September 2008
.... Boccaccio’s Heroines: Power and Virtue in Renais- sance Society. Women and Gender in the Early Modern World. Aldershot, Hampshire: Ashgate Publishing, 2006. 205 pp.; 18 illus. $94.95. French, Katherine L. The Good Women of the Parish: Gender and Religion after the Black Death. The Middle Ages Series...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (3): 431–448.
Published: 01 September 2000
... present: “we used to be like that” (i.e., “we aren’t anymore 3 See Theodore J. Cachey Jr., “Petrarch, Boccaccio, and the New World Encounter,” Stanford Italian Review 10 (1991): 45–59. 4 The relevant passage from Petrarch’s Vita solitaria reads: “gentem...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (1): 199–224.
Published: 01 January 2002
...: Routledge in association with Globe Education and Theatre Arts Books, 2000. xiv, 108 pp.; 2 illus. Paper $17.95. Boccaccio, Giovanni. Famous Women [De mulieribus claris]. Edited with translation by Virginia Brown. The I Tatti Renaissance Library 1. Cam- bridge: Harvard University Press, 2001. xxv, 530...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 January 2022
... form. Some medieval and early modern writing responds directly to catastrophe or crisis, such as the many sermons that moralize pestilence. 1 Other premodern literature treats catastrophe as the dynamic backdrop to narrative action, such as Boccaccio's Decameron , occasioned by the plague...