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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (2): 197–228.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Iain Macleod Higgins © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 a Shades of the East: Orientalism, Religion, and Nation in Late Medieval Scottish Literature...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2004) 34 (3): 611–642.
Published: 01 September 2004
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 2011
... influenced European perceptions of the voyages to the East. Secondly, the essays examine the impact that the visualizations for which the collection was so famous had on other texts of the period, specifically on how racial difference was registered in terms of skin color, clothing,and writing itself...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (1): 173–223.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Walter Mignolo Theodor De Bry and his family's volumes of the America series, as well as their entire collection of narratives and engravings depicting the newly “discovered” worlds of East and West, illustrate only half of the story: the world as seen by European eyes. This essay focuses on Guaman...
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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...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 503–529.
Published: 01 September 2014
... present to past. This essay focuses on the afterlife of the East Anglian N-Town plays, exploring the ways that the Cotton Vespasian D.8 manuscript continued to be “performed” (in an extended sense of that word) in ideologies of recusancy and antiquarian possession in the life of its little-known early...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (2): 201–226.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Ioan Albu The cultural, political, and geographical liminality of Wallachia (modern day Romania) between West and East generated a double interreligious conversion of its rulers in the age of the state formation. This straddling between Eastern and Western civilizations transformed Wallachia...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (1): 49–78.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Philip Booth Riccoldo of Monte Croce (ca. 1243–1320), Dominican friar, missionary, and pilgrim, was an accomplished author, but nature of his written corpus has been disputed by scholarship. For some, he is a noted anti-Islamic polemicist. For others, he is a quasi-tolerant traveler in the East...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (3): 595–620.
Published: 01 September 2007
... the “East” and the “West,” Islam and Christianity, the “medieval” and the “modern.”3 Each of these strategies is offered as historical truth and as the more effective way of connecting our own cosmopolitan but divided world with premodern histories and cultures. Both sets of critics agree...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (1): 125–156.
Published: 01 January 2000
..., the predominant academic model for East-West encounters. Said presents “orientalism as a dynamic exchange between individual [Western] authors and . . . large [Western] political concerns.”3 Marlowe’s plays, on the other hand, arise from a culture in which...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2006) 36 (3): 667–669.
Published: 01 September 2006
... East and West, North and South; diplomacy and rhetoric; diplomacy, manuscript culture, and print. Deadline for submission of manuscripts: November 1, 2006 Open-Topic Issue Volume 38 / Number 2 / Spring 2008 For this open-topic issue of the journal, the editors invite articles that are both...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2004) 34 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 January 2004
... Kingdom Gillian R. Overing Wake Forest University Winston-Salem, North Carolina Ideas of empire “The course of civilisation, like that of empire and the sun itself, moves inexorably from East to West,” argues...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (1): 9–55.
Published: 01 January 2007
... platforms for those members of society, and attendant organisms, who, willingly or unwillingly, traverse the water. States claim it but cannot hold it. The Mediterranean is west of Istanbul, south of the Danube, east of Gibraltar, north of Algiers. It is a line, a block, a chain of ports, a dumping...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (3): 469–491.
Published: 01 September 2007
... overturned the old continent.9 The stream of time has become the “tides of emigration,” confirming Con- stantinople’s medieval history and foreshadowing the particular violence which will identify most of the twentieth century: an empire of conflicted signs, the late-fading Rome of the East...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (1): 219–220.
Published: 01 January 2007
..., science, law, com- merce — and directly affected individuals in every social class. Disease was also a major factor in the new interchanges between Europe and the New World, the Near East, and the Far East. Accordingly, this special issue invites cross-disciplinary perspectives on disease as well...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (2): 445–446.
Published: 01 May 2007
... and the New World, the Near East, and the Far East. Accordingly, this special issue invites cross-disciplinary perspectives on disease as well as work that addresses both hegemonic and popular responses to its incursions. Relevant topics might include the impact of new medical institutions...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (1): 113–146.
Published: 01 January 2001
... reductive flesh the diversity of the non-Christian world, especially— 114 Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 31.1 / 2001 JMEMS31.1-05 Cohen 2/26/01 7:00 PM Page 115 but not exclusively—Islam. In those areas it called its Holy Land and its East, as well...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 183–197.
Published: 01 January 2018
...: Sovereignty and Animality in Medieval France. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2017. x, 217 pp.; 16 color plates. $45.00. 188  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 48.1 / 2018 Mittman, Asa Simon, and Susan M. Kim. Inconceivable Beasts: The Won- ders of the East in the “Beowulf...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (1): 147–164.
Published: 01 January 2001
... truth-telling aspects, its apparent status, that is, as documentary record of what life was really like in lands east of the Mediterranean in the late thir- teenth century. And yet considered from other perspectives, the Travels also clearly outstrips the generic...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (2): 253–283.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Scale was one of the most popular devotional works in late medieval England, and the author of the late-fifteenth-century East Anglian morality play Wisdom turned to the Scale, as well as a host of other devo- tional texts, to craft the dialogue of his play. However, as the author of Wis- dom drew...