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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (1): 7–52.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Thomas Robisheaux In November 2015, a group of practicing microhistorians was brought to the Duke University campus to engage in a public roundtable discussion on their craft of historical writing. The participants—Peter Arnade, Thomas V. Cohen, Paul Edward Dutton, Jonathan Gebhardt, Sara...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (1): 53–73.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Thomas V. Cohen In the classic microhistorical mode, this article begins with the tale of the author's quirky, accidental entry into microhistory. It then frames his own practice in the social history of the 1980s, before moving to an apologia for microhistory not as a field but as a practice...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (1): 113–146.
Published: 01 January 2001
...Jeffrey Jerome Cohen © by Duke University Press 2001 JMEMS31.1-05 Cohen 2/26/01 7:00 PM Page 113 a On Saracen Enjoyment: Some Fantasies of Race in Late Medieval...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (1): 193–198.
Published: 01 January 2017
..., with Leopold von Ranke’s historicism, the chief approach of historians has been to search for antecedents in order to understand some phenomenon. In his contribution to the volume, Thomas V. Cohen — whose place among microhistorians is guaranteed by his wonderfully readable books on Renais- sance Rome...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Durham, North Carolina The idea for this special issue of JMEMS came up in conversations between Tom Cohen and myself about the craft of microhistory. At the time I had been surprised at the reception of my own microhistory, where, for smooth reading, I had kept my scholarly explanations...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (1): 59–84.
Published: 01 January 2002
... the waters with his blood.34 As recent studies by Jeffrey Jerome Cohen and Walter Stephens have sug- gested, Geoffrey’s characterization of Goemagog’s defeat has implications for cultural politics. The contest itself is preeminently a spectacle staged in order to demonstrate Trojan/British superiority...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (1): 121–146.
Published: 01 January 2017
... of investigating the mechanisms behind agency, which Thomas Cohen describes in his contri- Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 47:1, January 2017 DOI 10.1215/10829636-3716602  © 2017 by Duke University Press bution to this special issue: in order to “trace [agency’s] workings...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2004) 34 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 January 2004
... our newer interests in subalterns, crusades, borderlands, or that medieval world mapped by Jeffrey Jerome Cohen as a “postcolonial Middle Ages.” Such a world “has no frontiers, only heterogeneous borderlands with multiple centers” and “a reconfigured geog- raphy” that includes “Asia, Africa...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (2): 373–391.
Published: 01 May 2007
... but also culturally and genealogically the con- cept of queerness as defined by Jeffrey Jerome Cohen: “perturbing, disrup- tive, and at the same time attractive . . . secret inside and forbidden exterior to all that is straight and normal.” At once monstrous and yet so like the conquerors themselves...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (1): 143–159.
Published: 01 January 2009
... goes unexplored in early modern English drama. Yet surely, one might argue, scholars have compared the English and Spanish national theaters? Walter Cohen’s groundbreaking Marxist study, Drama of a Nation, led to a surge of interest in the topic.24 Yet the subsequent comparisons are constrained...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (2): 441–442.
Published: 01 May 2015
.... The editors welcome contributions on any aspect of Gregory’s work relevant to the concerns of medieval and early modern studies with which JMEMS engages. Deadline for submission of manuscripts: July 1, 2015 Microhistory Today Edited by Thomas Robisheaux with Tom Cohen and Szijártó István...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (2): 255–277.
Published: 01 May 2017
... of medieval masculinities since the 1990s, which has generated much insight into the discursive constructions of masculinities in the Middle Ages.3 Within the field, chivalric masculinities in particular have received a good deal of critical attention. Scholars like Jeffrey Jerome Cohen, for example...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (2): 253–284.
Published: 01 May 2022
... medieval discourses, are living things. Despite being “simplement insensibles et sans ame” (208v) [simply insensitive and without soul], stones are not passive, fixed, or unchanging, but possess powers, movement, and history. The Livre dismisses the idea that stones have a soul, and Jeffrey Jerome Cohen...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (3): 497–507.
Published: 01 September 2021
... Greenblatt, Walter Cohen, Jean E. Howard, and Katharine Eisaman Maus (New York: W. W. Norton, 1997), 1.3.355; and Hamlet , ed. Ann Thompson and Neil Taylor (London: Arden Shakespeare, 2006), 1.2.85. 7 As Erika T. Lin has suggestively observed, not only were actors very frequently required to sing...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 457–467.
Published: 01 September 2014
... Jerome Cohen has recently argued that things “must possess a power indif- 460  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 44.3 / 2014 ferent to language: something that comes from themselves, not via human allowance. Silent things must be able to speak, exert agency”; they are not marked...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (3): 507–560.
Published: 01 September 2001
... of Christianity, Jewish martyrs now became the righteous or the elect who took upon themselves atonement for the sins of Israel. As Gershon Cohen has explained, Martyrdom was not mere sanctification of the Name through faith; it was an atonement sacrifice, an aqedah.78...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 635–637.
Published: 01 September 2015
.../jmems Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 45:3, September 2015 DOI 10.1215/10829636-3149296  © 2015 by Duke University Press Microhistory Today Edited by Thomas Robisheaux with Thomas Cohen and Szijártó István Volume 47 / Number 1 / January 2017 Microhistory...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (2): 289–314.
Published: 01 May 2016
... of alleviating pain during labor.59 Esther Cohen suggests that this is neither due to “medical or masculine callousness,” nor to Eve’s curse, but instead, she explains, “The scholarly medical tradition considered uterine contractions and the resultant pain as one and the same. Consequently easing...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (1): 7–30.
Published: 01 January 2009
... commingling of differences that produces hybridity” in reconceptualizing cultural admixture in the medieval period, see the introduction to Jeffrey Jerome Cohen,Hybridity, Identity, and Monstrosity in Medieval Britain: On Difficult Middles (New York: Palgrave Mac- millan, 2006), 1 – 10...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2023) 53 (3): 467–492.
Published: 01 September 2023
... in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam: Overlapping Inquiries , ed. Mordechai Z. Cohen and Adele Berlin (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016), 159–82; and Alastair Minnis and Andrew B. Kraebel, “The Medieval Bible as Literature,” in The Edinburgh Companion to the Bible and the Arts , ed. Stephen...