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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2006) 36 (3): 493–516.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Karma Lochrie Duke University Press 2006 a Sheer Wonder: Dreaming Utopia in the Middle Ages Karma Lochrie Indiana...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2014) 44 (1): 187–213.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Mary Baine Campbell This essay focuses attention on the cognitive and spiritual work of the dream and the devotional labor of the Jesuit missionary in seventeenth-century Quebec, and views these often passionately opposed spiritual efforts—performed by the various and often passionately opposed...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2019) 49 (1): 137–167.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Russ Leo Initially published in 1632, Daniel Heinsius’s tragedy Herodes Infanticida proved surprisingly controversial due to the author’s depiction of Herod’s dream in act 4, where the tyrant’s late wife, Mariamne, and the three Furies (Tisiphone, Alecto, and Megaera) haunt him from a distinctly...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2016) 46 (2): 233–262.
Published: 01 May 2016
... sense he himself is the forest. Both the eponymous king Perceforest and his great-nephew and heir Gallafur experience dream visions in which their subjectivities appear in vegetal form: Perceforest's depressive mental state manifests itself as an overgrown forest landscape, while Gallafur sees his body...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2008) 38 (3): 413–442.
Published: 01 September 2008
... thousand years ago, might solve their suffering here and now. Yet they wouldn't dream of seeking succor in the works of Galen. Why? How have the beliefs and practices that guided Western medicine up through the eighteenth century come to seem, paradoxically, more alien and distant than ancient Chinese...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2008) 38 (3): 523–557.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Peru, to find an animal Viagra-equivalent in that expanse of lands where marvels were contained. The duke's discreet fantasy of resurrecting the flesh, anchored in male anxiety, narcissistic excess, and a peculiar dream of domination, occupies hardly a footnote in the multinational project of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2012) 42 (2): 421–459.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Kurt Schreyer This essay proposes a sixteenth-century provenance for the ass’s head in A Midsummer Night’s Dream , a history that includes orthodox liturgies and festivals, mid-century Reformed polemics, and above all provincial mystery plays. What would it mean if this famous prop was inspired by...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2016) 46 (1): 7–31.
Published: 01 January 2016
... Commentary on the Dream of Scipio echoes anatomical writings on the prepuce in order to amplify the patristic figure into a fuller conceit. These examples lay the groundwork for imagining a poetics of the prepuce. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 anatomical language foreskin and circumcision...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2014) 44 (3): 671–673.
Published: 01 September 2014
...  617 – 643 Campbell, Mary Baine Gender, Colonialism, and the Queerness of Dreams: Seventeenth-­Century Dreamwork  187 – 213 Cornett, Michael New Books across the Disciplines  215 – 236, 429 – 451, 645 – 666 Gaukroger, Stephen The Early Modern Idea of Scientific Doctrine and Its Early...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2000) 30 (3): 449–462.
Published: 01 September 2000
... of enchanting her dreams. She uses formal legal language to make the accusation (“I bar hym on hond” [57528 She relates a dream in which Jankyn slays her and her bed fills with blood. The Wife interprets her dream in direct address to Jankyn: “But yet I hope that...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2003) 33 (3): 403–417.
Published: 01 September 2003
... appearing in Gregory’s prior dream, the other in his subsequent waking vision. In the dream, as he writes it, “I seemed to be carrying the relics of martyrs in my hand and a light seemed to come from them, as happens when the sun is reected on a bright mirror so that the eye is dazzled by the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2010) 40 (2): 347–371.
Published: 01 May 2010
... often depict him as a social com- mentator who employed a series of poetic forms traditionally thought to be characteristic of the middle ages — notably estates satire and the allegorical dream vision — in order to produce writing that generally upheld political and religious orthodoxies.3...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2011) 41 (2): 369–391.
Published: 01 May 2011
... remarkably sophisticated magic-­show called The Bowge of Courte (ca. 1498).4 This is Skelton’s first accomplished poem, a fifteenth-­century dream vision built on the model of the morality play. Some scholars have regarded the poem as a “preliminary study” for Magnyfycence, and some have claimed that...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2005) 35 (3): 467–488.
Published: 01 September 2005
... course, diff erentiat- ing him radically from Dante as epic poet. In this context, the actual scene of authorization by genealogy is Africa The immediate setting is a prophetic dream vision that Ennius recounts to Scipio as the hero and his army return by sea to Rome, after defeating...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2014) 44 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 January 2014
... dreaming as varieties of intellectual labor alongside textual production and scientific inquiry, but of revealing their mutual constitution as well. To take an example relevant to several of the essays in this issue: for many early modern natural philosophers, the distinctions between the observation...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2006) 36 (2): 291–319.
Published: 01 May 2006
... distortions worked upon the latent meanings of a dream.5 In the second half, I argue from a rebus, unconscious for the poet, to a specific historical source of anxiety. To put it another way, in the first half I follow what Aristotle would have called mythos, the structure of the poem in movement, or...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2010) 40 (2): 223–247.
Published: 01 May 2010
... declares it to be a perfect and indistinguishable likeness of Nikon (Nikon 44). Recounted in this manner, the episode might seem typical of other episodes of saints appearing to artists, venerators, and even emperors in dreams and visions, often uninvited, in order to assist them to good fortune or...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2016) 46 (1): 117–139.
Published: 01 January 2016
... order to bring “wholesome Lawes” back to “their pristine use” the King must be “re-­inthrone[d]” (sig. A2v). As we shall see in the ensuing discussion of Paracelsian medicine, dreams (registered here as delusions), “light,” and desire for the “pristine” are signifi- cant appropriations of radical...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2002) 32 (1): 199–224.
Published: 01 January 2002
... and translations 2. Reference 3. Biography 4. Appropriations 5. Rhetoric, literacy, and learning 6. Dreams and visions 7. Biblical imagination 8. Church, reform, and devotion 9. Gender and works of women 10. Witchcraft 11...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2014) 44 (1): 163–186.
Published: 01 January 2014
... something in order to dispel her doubt: I dreamed one night that walking alone in a forest I met a blind man in a little cave. I asked him if he had been born without his sight. . . . He replied that he was born blind. “So you do not know,” I said to him, . . . “the light...