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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2000) 30 (2): 309–338.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Kirilka Stavreva © by Duke University Press 2000 Fighting Words: Witch-Speak in Late Elizabethan Docu-fiction Kirilka Stavreva St. Ambrose University...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2009) 39 (2): 375–406.
Published: 01 May 2009
... Wilkes University Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania Some time in 1607, George Wilson, vicar at Wretton in Norfolk, published a cockfighting manifesto titled The Commendation of Cockes, and Cock- fighting. Wherein is shewed, that Cocke-fighting was before the comming of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2017) 47 (2): 255–277.
Published: 01 May 2017
... do; despite the Green Knight’s assurances that he did not come to fight, and Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 47:2, May 2017 DOI 10.1215/10829636-3846323  © 2017 by Duke University Press the holly branch he carries that signifies peace, the form his body...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2017) 47 (1): 147–166.
Published: 01 January 2017
... merchant and trader communities from all over Europe.14 Dubois and his companion evidently ended up in one of these multipurpose establishments. An argument with the brothel-­ keeper over the money owed by Dubois and his friend for drinks and sexual service led to a fight in which the brothel...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2006) 36 (2): 379–395.
Published: 01 May 2006
... first canto. This is the kind of passage that Carew translates in greatest detail, because, I would argue, it contains the most useful information for fighting the Araucanians: There [sic] manner of fight is in Manuples and small squadrons, minglinge or Entertyninge there pikes with...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2007) 37 (2): 373–391.
Published: 01 May 2007
... been defeated in a fight to the death Tristan( 2, 1:147 – 51).12 Having killed the giant, Boors established a monastery on the spot and named it after his own land: the Abbey of Gaunes. Thus what had really been a personal vengeance killing of somewhat suspect merit — Anchises was, after all...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2008) 38 (1): 103–118.
Published: 01 January 2008
... bear the unbearable. In this case, her patience comes close to being a calculated display. The notion of the patient heart evokes the “haut cœur” with which, according to Estienne Pasquier, Catherine was “armed”; her “haut cœur” dedicated her to fight the passions that stained the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2009) 39 (1): 43–64.
Published: 01 January 2009
... differentiated from his redoubt. Fleeing, Malengin turns him- self into a goat, a fox, a bush, a bird, a stone, a hedgehog, and a snake, the shapes of resistance that in other settings continually fooled his pursuers into fighting the wrong battle. The end of the episode, however, comes about not only...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2011) 41 (1): 117–136.
Published: 01 January 2011
... readers of England’s role in fighting Spanish imperialism in Europe. Ralegh forms an alliance between Britton / Allegory and Difference 119 the natives and the English through a shared anti- Spanish sentiment, but he also creates similarities between the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2011) 41 (3): 463–485.
Published: 01 September 2011
... the Cross to fight against the Infidel, the Muslim forces that had assembled to protect their control of the Holy Land. The Crusades, in short, have come to exemplify a clear divide between the Islamic and Christian civilizations of the Mediterranean in the central Middle Ages. Within such a...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2002) 32 (1): 41–58.
Published: 01 January 2002
... underdeveloped in order to stress the “superiority” of the Britons. The Irish, under the leadership of King Gillomar, fight to protect their possession. Fighting without armor, the Irish succumb to the skill, manpower, and the military technology of the Britons, and King Gillomar flees to safety in the woods...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2008) 38 (2): 197–228.
Published: 01 May 2008
... heroic jour- ney is clearly designed to hymn the House of Douglas, and it stretches the truth considerably to do so. As the Howlat’s editors note, Douglas got no further than Spain, where in 1330 he died fighting for King Alfonso XI of Castile and Leon against the Moors of Granada, and no writer...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2013) 43 (1): 121–144.
Published: 01 January 2013
... approaches, another wild animal comes into view, waiting to attack: a female lion “Lay couching, head on ground, with catlike watch / When that the sleeping man should stir” (4.3.113 – 15). Citing the fight of Hercules against the Nemean lion as evidence, Maurice Hunt reads Orlando’s fight with the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2013) 43 (3): 573–597.
Published: 01 September 2013
... middling sort’s taste for tales of heroic deeds done by England’s citizen-­tradesmen to rival those of its royals, as depicted in the chronicle histories.3 The Shoemaker’s Holiday might thus be read as a companion piece to Shakespeare’s Henry V (1599), whose “band of brothers” (4.3.60) fight the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2015) 45 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 January 2015
... fight disease or humoral imbalance, even though for lack of supply pharmacists readily concocted it from the flesh of executed criminals or vagabonds.5 Just like today, when medical technologies can maintain the life of a person through the use of body parts from cadavers. It is difficult...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2001) 31 (3): 445–476.
Published: 01 September 2001
...-century Life of St. Martin of Tours by Sulpicius Severus, the origin of the type of “soldier of Christ,” St. Martin (d. 397) rejected violence, saying, “I am Christ’s soldier: I am not allowed to fight.”33 The soldier of Christ did not fight on behalf of Christ and church; he simply did not fight. St...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2017) 47 (3): 599–607.
Published: 01 September 2017
... thinke theare is noe man heare but hee Loues good beere and to thee kinde sole I drinke.3 Fesey also copied what appears to be a fighting or marching song (sig. O8v) as well as a rhyme featuring the phrase “stoop knaue.” The saying “stoop knave and know thy master” was once used...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2010) 40 (2): 249–272.
Published: 01 May 2010
... 1188. Richard had invaded Toulouse, and Henry and Philip were engaged in skirmishes in disputed parts of the Auvergne and Berry.6 By August both kings had made their way back north and, despite ongoing fighting on the borders of Normandy and the Ile de France, met near Gisors to discuss peace...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2007) 37 (3): 511–529.
Published: 01 September 2007
... painter, or of the depicted Cazcan rebel fighting off Viceroy Antonio de Mendoza, have been lost? Can we argue, with Giorgio Agamben, that the elsewhere from which and against which the tlacuilo and the rebel made sense Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 37:3, Fall 2007...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2012) 42 (1): 157–179.
Published: 01 January 2012
.... Christopher John- son, the schoolmaster at Winchester College in the 1560s, taught his pupils that writing themes was like fighting a war: students should first collect their “armoury” and then order their “troops” for the battle.78 Fifty years later, the lesson students learned in Winchester had not...