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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 79–104.
Published: 01 January 2018
... contested in early modern debates over who could read and interpret the female body. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 Andreas Vesalius early modern midwifery anatomy female reproduction medical authority...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (1): 159–195.
Published: 01 January 2015
... of the article, emerges as a case study in pictorial indeterminancy: saintly power is both pivotal and marginalized; social class is both highlighted and obfuscated; cannibalism is both seen and unseen. These contradictions demonstrate the contested status of the social problems represented: female...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (2): 263–287.
Published: 01 May 2016
... vitriol and female-voiced erotic lyrics, demonstrating how the pastourelle can reinforce certain rape myths, authorize women's desire, and challenge courtly paradigms. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 Middle English pastourelle rape sexual violence education courtly literature...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 505–521.
Published: 01 September 2015
... a range of Elizabethan verse miscellanies and demonstrates her innovation within the genre as a woman. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Isabella Whitney gender textile labor verse miscellany and Sweet Nosgay female authorship...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (2): 457–458.
Published: 01 May 2011
... httpmedren.aas.duke.edu/jmems. In general, we favor manuscripts that do not exceed 10,000 words (about 50 manuscript pages). Illustrations accompa- nying a manuscript should be submitted in the form of camera-­ready, glossy prints or TIFF digital files and must be provided with permissions for their reproduction...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (2): 377–402.
Published: 01 May 2020
... attention to the female reproductive capacity, reading the womb as a human alem- bic, a cosmic oven that constitutes the ground of all creative processes. 7 These readers locate the poem s transgressive quality in its celebration of female reproductive (and by extension, productive) power.8 To equate...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 January 2000
... of speculative nat- ural philosophy, where they were used to buttress writings on human gener- ation and reproduction. These new combinations of texts divorce medical lore on the diseases of women from its curative contexts; indeed a number of compilers prune...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (2): 425–426.
Published: 01 May 2002
... with permissions for their reproduction no later than the submission deadline. For return of manuscripts, please include an We do not consider articles that have been published elsewhere or are under simultaneous consideration with another publisher. Send to: Michael Cornett, Managing Editor...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 January 2015
... musician reached Rome in 1626 and was able to properly bury his wife in his chosen site.1 Or consider this: Gabriele Falloppio (or Falloppia, 1523 – 1562), pro- fessor at the University of Padua and the first anatomist to describe in its entirety the female reproductive system, was rumored to...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (3): 621–623.
Published: 01 September 2010
... formatted more specifically according to journal style. Any illustrations accompanying a manuscript must be camera-ready, glossy prints and must be provided with permissions for their reproduction no later than the submission deadline. For return of manuscripts, please include an SASE. We do not...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (1): 247–249.
Published: 01 January 2011
... httpmedren.aas.duke.edu/jmems. In general, we favor manuscripts that do not exceed 10,000 words (about 50 manuscript pages). Illustrations accompa- nying a manuscript should be submitted in the form of camera-­ready, glossy prints or tiff digital files and must be provided with permissions for their reproduction...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (3): 559–587.
Published: 01 September 2008
... elaborate theory of causa- tion — also cited by Bartholomaeus — focused on the excesses of the female reproductive system, specifically, on its menstrual blood. The argument for menstrual blood as conduit for leprosy is made powerfully in De secretis mulierum, a widely circulated and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (1): 5–40.
Published: 01 January 2000
... embryology, contains nearly as much information about male sexuality and the male contribution to reproduction as the female’s. The title of the pseudo-Albertan text thus raises more questions than it answers: Why and for whom are these secrets “secret”? And why are...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (1): 121–146.
Published: 01 January 2017
... will remain mute until the moment that Elizabeth’s womb issues the baby John. Zacharias’s muteness in the face of Mary’s hypergenerative body reminds us that female speech and reproduction co-­occur in the Mary plays. Mary’s speech, issuing assent from her mind and womb, is the single...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (2): 393–416.
Published: 01 May 2011
... the Thrie Estaitis (1552  –  54), the growing potential for reform in the fictional kingdom is swiftly undermined by an absent, uncontrollable female body. Rex Humanitas, a royal Everyman, has just presided over a mock parliamentary meeting of the three estates that has decided upon fif- teen...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 153–182.
Published: 01 January 2018
... Joan Cadden and Katharine Park have questioned the wide-­spread acceptance of the one-­ sex model, numerous medical writers of the sixteenth century specifically reference it, including Andreas Vesalius whose illustration of the female reproductive system very closely resembles a penis and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (2): 285–319.
Published: 01 May 2021
... History of Sacred Images (1570) also affirms much of the apocryphal tradition with its pronounced interest in female reproductive events. Molanus explicitly approves of representations of the Nativity of Mary derived from the Book of James and even deems the depiction of Saint Anne's three husbands and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2004) 34 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 January 2004
..., symbols, and artifacts as they negotiated the competing claims of family, dynasty, region, nation, or gens. To move back to the Continent, Ulrike Wiethaus takes on the ideological nexus of dynasty, war, and gender in her examination of the individual female author, Hrotsvit of Gander- sheim, and her...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (2): 331–373.
Published: 01 May 2009
... Masculinity was long characterized by a set of penile acts centered on the capacity to cast forth bodily fluids while standing. “Insistence on an upright position” during sex signified the maintenance of masculinity in ancient Greek culture, whether the penetrated partner was male or female, but in...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2004) 34 (1): 17–40.
Published: 01 January 2004
... Halsall / Gender and the End of Empire 19 society be gendered male and female, and thus renders heterosexuality oblig- atory (at the very least, as she says, in societies where cross-cousin marriage is the norm, it obliges “cross-cousin-sexuality thus the sex/gender system. Although Rubin’s study is...