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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2007) 37 (3): 531–547.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Theresa Coletti Duke University Press 2007 a The Chester Cycle in Sixteenth- Century Religious Culture Theresa Coletti University of Maryland...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2001) 31 (3): 445–476.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Allen J. Frantzen © by Duke University Press 2001 a Tears for Abraham: The Chester Play of Abraham and Isaac and Antisacrifice in Works by Wilfred Owen...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2019) 49 (2): 319–345.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Nicole R. Rice This essay considers a critical moment in Chester’s premodern dramatic history. In summer 1578, the Shepherds pageant, formerly produced by the Painters and Glaziers Company within the town’s cycle of religious plays, was revived as part of a three-part civic spectacle honoring Henry...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2001) 31 (1): 165–174.
Published: 01 January 2001
...William Chester Jordan © by Duke University Press 2001 JMEMS31.1-07 Jordan 2/26/01 7:03 PM Page 165 a Why “Race”? William Chester Jordan...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2017) 47 (2): 279–304.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Helen Cushman The representations of the midwife Salome and the Apostle Thomas in the N-Town and Chester plays complicate the relationship between two modes of knowledge: “clergie” or male clerical learning, on the one hand, and knowledge derived from sensory experience on the other. The plays...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2012) 42 (2): 421–459.
Published: 01 May 2012
... or acquired from a Chester guild that had once used it to advertise the artisanal skill of its craftsmen-players? Tracing the ass’s cultural associations implicates long-held views of the medieval/early modern divide and of Shakespeare as an author. For once the ongoing agency of supposedly...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2006) 36 (2): 291–319.
Published: 01 May 2006
...” [foreign person] (1028) is to take his leave from Haut- desert in the Wirral forest in Cheshire, we must allow that these foreigners may only be English.49 Although the Norman earls of Chester were not different from, or superior to, the great feudal lords in other parts of England, they distin...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2005) 35 (1): 39–66.
Published: 01 January 2005
... apply to other cycle plays. As recent scholarship has argued, medieval performance needs to be understood within local contexts In his two-page discussion of the Chester and N-Town plays, Simp- son recognizes that his earlier thematic emphases need “some qualifi cation” since these plays...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2007) 37 (3): 447–451.
Published: 01 September 2007
... prove especially mobile: the Chester drama cycle, as Theresa Coletti shows, reveals remarkable and unex- pected adaptability across the apparently intractable Catholic/Protestant divide. Unexpectedly, the same forms that appealed to pre-Reformation readers allowed the cycle to be transported to...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2005) 35 (1): 111–120.
Published: 01 January 2005
... plays. Neither do I accept that I cite Gardiner’s arguments (about central participation in eff orts to close down York, Wake- fi eld, and Chester in the s and s) with approval simply because they suit my argument, without careful examination of the evidence. I was refer- ring to Gardiner’s...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2002) 32 (2): 269–304.
Published: 01 May 2002
... dramatic tableau of the Invention of the Cross. Another Beverly guild, the fraternity of St. Mary, had a more elaborate and mimetic procession, with actors representing Mary, with a child in her arms, Joseph, Simeon, and two angels.15 The Chester Assumption play, eventually incorporated into the city’s...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2004) 34 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 January 2004
... kings confidently proclaimed their imperial status, accepting the submission of client kings in Britain as part of the package. Edgar’s celebrated and consciously staged acceptance of the submission of six kings on the river at Chester in 973 secured his imperial reputation for later generations in...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2008) 38 (2): 229–252.
Published: 01 May 2008
... partici- pated in enacting divine splendor through more earthly industries.16 The Chester Spicers, for instance, staged the gifts of the Magi, the Norwich Spicers staged Adam and Eve in paradise, and the York Spicers staged the Annunciation and Visitation, demonstrating that spice signified...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2006) 36 (3): 585–618.
Published: 01 September 2006
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2017) 47 (1): 199–216.
Published: 01 January 2017
.... Dante Alighieri. Purgatorio. Translated by Stanley Lombardo. Introduction by Claire E. Honess and Matthew Treherne. Notes and headnotes by Ruth Chester. Indianapolis, Ind.: Hackett Publishing, 2016. xlvi, 423 pp.; 1 dia- gram, 1 chart. $56.00, paper $20.00. [Italian text with facing-­page English...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2008) 38 (1): 147–169.
Published: 01 January 2008
... pp.; 1 chart. $125.00. Baldwin, Elizabeth, Lawrence M. Clopper, and David Mills, eds. Records of Early English Drama: Cheshire including Chester. 2 vols. Toronto: University of Toronto Press and the British Library, 2007. ccxxv, 1,231 pp.; 4 maps, 4 illus. $400.00. Bonaventure, Saint. Works...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2011) 41 (3): 635–657.
Published: 01 September 2011
... Medieval Literature and Culture. Man- chester: Manchester University Press, 2011. xi, 216 pp. ₤55.00. Seaver, Kirsten A. The Last Vikings: The Epic Story of the Great Norse Voyag- ers. London: I. B. Tauris, 2010. xxv, 277 pp.; 15 figs. $30.00. Talbot, Ann. “The Great Ocean of Knowledge”: The Influence...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2013) 43 (1): 191–212.
Published: 01 January 2013
... Literature and Culture. Man- chester: Manchester University Press, 2011. xi, 216 pp. $75.00. Cornett / New Books across the Disciplines  205 Rigby, Stephen H. Wisdom and Chivalry: Chaucer’s “Knight’s Tale” and Medieval Political Theory. Medieval and Renaissance Authors...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2016) 46 (2): 315–337.
Published: 01 May 2016
... the mayor of Chester in 1572 to halt the performance of the traditional Chester Whitsun 328  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 46.2 / 2016 plays on the grounds that Grindal was “credibly informed” (by Christopher Goodman, Protestant minister) that the plays “contained sundry...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2003) 33 (1): 179–208.
Published: 01 January 2003
.... Paper $10.00. Anon. Thomas of Woodstock, or King Richard the Second, Part One. Edited by Peter Corbin and Douglas Sedge. The Revels Plays. Manchester: Man- chester University Press, 2002. xv, 230 pp. $69.95. Anselm, Saint, Archbishop of Canterbury. Proslogion: With the Replies of Gaunilo and Anselm...