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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (1): 79–101.
Published: 01 January 2015
... convents, usually ones with no family connections, demonstrating a preference for postmortem association not with family but with a community of celibate women. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 noble Italian women and gender death and burial early modern wills and inheritance...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Valeria Finucci This special issue of JMEMS addresses different ways of thinking through death and dying in the medieval and early modern period, including different philosophical and legal positions concerning the relationships between the body and its parts, corpses and burial sites, the bodies...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (2): 285–314.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Amy Appleford © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 a The Dance of Death in London: John Carpenter, John Lydgate, and the Daunce of Poulys Amy...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (2): 269–305.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Judith M. Bennett The partnership of death and maidenhood—found in many cultures, present as well as past, east as well as west—is examined here in the particular context of late medieval England, when mortality was exceptionally high and maidens unusually numerous. Drawing on a wide range of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (2): 251–291.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Benjamin A. Saltzman Mourning the death of a friend posed a problem for late Anglo-Saxon monasticism. Newly reformed under the authority of the Benedictine Rule and the Regularis Concordia , religious were precluded from developing personal friendships so as to protect a world in which all things...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 549–583.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Patricia Phillippy Following three-year-old Henry Montagu’s death in 1625, his father installed a memorial comprised of three objects in Barnwell All Saints Church. In addition to an alabaster monument, Sidney Montagu incorporated into his memorial program a thirteenth-century piscina (a basin for...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (1): 53–77.
Published: 01 January 2015
... suicides suffered various ritual punish- ments across Europe. Denied Christian burial, their bodies were often sub- jected to public spectacles of humiliation: hung in infamy after death, flung into a local river, hoisted on a gallows, or buried at a crossroads with a stake thrust through their chest...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (1): 131–157.
Published: 01 January 2015
... standpoint body and soul maintained a bond after death, the relics of heretics must have seemed as frightening as those of the saints seemed blessed. The essay thus stresses the close relationship between saints and heretics through the exceptional characteristics attributed to their bodies. © 2015 by Duke...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 173–195.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Alex Davis Our sense of the distinction between the “medieval” and the “early modern” is structured by two notions: that the early modern period is characterized by the death of a chivalric culture that is dominant in the medieval period; and that the early modern is distinguished from the medieval...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 639–641.
Published: 01 September 2015
... – 322 Brown, Georgia E. Cutting, Sticking, and Material Meaning in a Book of Passion Cycle Engravings  543 – 556 Chojnacki, Stanley The Patronage of the Body: Burial Sites, Identity, and Gender in Fifteenth-­ Century Venice  79 – 101 Considine, John Cutting and Pasting Slips: Early Modern...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (1): 213–215.
Published: 01 January 2013
..., objects, or texts and consider the status of sacred objects in the larger cultural movements in which people experienced and used them. Deadline for submission of manuscripts: July 1, 2013 214  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 43.1 / 2013 Thinking through Death: The Politics...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (2): 469–471.
Published: 01 May 2013
... thinking through death and dying in the premodern world but also the different philosophical and legal positions concerning the relationship, for example, between the body and body parts, the body and burial sites, the bodies of saints and the bodies of criminals, the bodies of suicides and the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (3): 675–677.
Published: 01 September 2013
... burial sites, the bodies of saints and the bodies of criminals, the bodies of suicides and the bodies of the stillborn, the bodies of people dying confessing at their deathbed and the bodies of witches confessing otherwise. As we know, it is by familiarizing ourselves with the face of death — and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (1): 145–166.
Published: 01 January 2002
...-out entry for 1659 on the death and burial of grandson Jacques Joly, “conseiller du roy secretaire au par- lement de dijon,” has the epithet “noble” obviously added in the margin next to the name of Jacques Joly. He is to be buried in the chapel he founded in the church of Saint-Etienne of Dijon...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (1): 157–182.
Published: 01 January 2000
... color illus. $45.00. Daniell, Christopher. Death and Burial in Medieval England, 1066 –1550. London: Routledge, (1997) 1998. ix, 242 pp.; 13 plates. Paper $24.99. Dembinska,´ Maria. Food and Drink in Medieval Poland: Rediscovering a Cuisine of the Past...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (3): 517–536.
Published: 01 September 2003
... antique and early medieval visitors to Rome’s vast network of suburban cat- acombs. By the mid–Ž fth century, when the heyday of expansion and new burial was over, these subterranean galleries had become a meandering his- tory exhibit. Thereafter late antique and medieval itineraria and syllogae...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (2): 335–367.
Published: 01 May 2013
... governance, and salvation and ethics to new scrutiny, for even the most trenchant iconoclasm was performed in the name of religious principles. Breaking statues, whitewashing churches, and questioning the real presence indicated not the death of the sacred but what reformers saw as a purer...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 503–529.
Published: 01 September 2014
... this scrutinized text of Robert Hegge’s work, the copyist has censored both reference to the illegal Catholic burial ground at Crosby and any mention of Hegge’s rela- tionship to Thomas Allen of Gloucester Hall.60 Robert Hegge was interested in hidden things. In 1647, after Hegge’s death...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (2): 227–268.
Published: 01 May 2002
... Ely subsequent to her death. The story of Æthelthryth’s life and of the entombment of her incorruptible corpse figure largely in this monastic narrative, for the shrine—as a material extension of the founder’s preserved corporeality—is invoked as the organizing symbol for the community’s identity...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (2): 365–385.
Published: 01 May 2018
... never had been one. The church had only been raised to cathedral status in 1561, and neither of its two bishops found burial there before it was converted to Protestant use in 1578.5 Moreover, even if the church had once harbored a sixteenth-­century episcopal tomb, it could not have resembled...