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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2002) 32 (2): 343–374.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Louisa Mackenzie © by Duke University Press 2002 a “Ce ne sont pas des bois”: Poetry, Regionalism, and Loss in the Forest of Ronsard’s Gâtine Louisa...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2013) 43 (1): 121–144.
Published: 01 January 2013
... logic of the periphery, situated on Arden’s fringe between the locative or carefully emplaced world of France and the utopian wilderness of the forest, is the transvestite figure of Rosalind. She and her dwelling place also stand for the larger space of the theater in its heterotopic function as a site...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2016) 46 (2): 233–262.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Brooke Heidenreich Findley The fifteenth-century French prose romance Perceforest portrays the relationship between the king and his forests in terms of both control and intimacy. The king's legitimacy arises from his ability to civilize the forests and regulate their resources, yet in another...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2014) 44 (3): 585–615.
Published: 01 September 2014
... hewn from the surrounding forest shaped sacred objects in and around the rural healing chapel. The ecological characteristics of healing waters intersected with understandings of the salvific theology of the blood of Christ; the hewn ecology of the oak jubé or rood screen framed the ontological...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2013) 43 (3): 679–681.
Published: 01 September 2013
...”: Virtue Trouble from Chaucer to Shakespeare  303 – 334 Duncan, Helga L. “Here at the Fringe of the Forest”: Staging Sacred Space in As You Like It  121 – 144 Jones, Christine A. Exotic Edibles: Coffee, Tea, Chocolate, and the Early Modern French How-to  623 – 653 Kermode, Lloyd Edward...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2000) 30 (3): 519–545.
Published: 01 September 2000
... . . . [e]ach has a separate and living type, familiar to our daily observation, suffering, repenting, in the nineteenth century, and the unpoetical streets of Sydney, just as they did long ages ago in the wild forests of Devon, or the romantic castle of Astolat, in the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2003) 33 (3): 437–451.
Published: 01 September 2003
... desert. Basil had described his new abode in the positive language of cultured retirement ( otium liberale ).33 His was an Eden-like retreat against which Kalypso’s isle so admired by Homer for its beauty paled in comparison. A thick forest, deep ravines, and an encircling river closed...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2016) 46 (2): 263–287.
Published: 01 May 2016
... the rehabilitation of her rapist.5 In a similar scenario in the anonymous pastourelle dialogue Come over the woodes fair and grene (ca. 1475), a knight riding through the forest encounters a peasant girl gathering flowers by herself.6 He praises her beauty Journal of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2013) 43 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 January 2013
... connections, them and us, early modern and modern, but make these connections with proper care. They embed highly theorized, philosophized, and contextual- ized versions of space (as witnessed in the body, the soul, items of household furniture, theater structure, tiring house, forest, prison, city...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2005) 35 (1): 13–24.
Published: 01 January 2005
... mortgage his lands, enter a forest, support and ultimately be rewarded by a widow and her ghostly merchant husband, win a tourna- ment, recover his lands, and return to court (ultimately becoming king There seems little intrinsically aristocratic about this tale: indeed, if the for- est were to become...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2015) 45 (3): 505–521.
Published: 01 September 2015
... collection of poems gathered from scraps of verse bemoaning Breton’s inability to write original poetry. Slips of paper circulate throughout Renaissance literature as embodied emotions, particularly as love’s despair. In As You Like It, a lovesick Orlando papers the Forest of Arden with poems...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2006) 36 (2): 291–319.
Published: 01 May 2006
... defeated by tendentious jokes. The conventions of chanson de geste in their turn do not lend themselves to a military action by princes and dukes when their target is only their fellow countrymen, objecting, for example, to grinding at the lord’s mill or paying new fees for plowing in the forest...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2002) 32 (1): 145–166.
Published: 01 January 2002
...–25. For an interesting interpretation using some of Nora’s theories, see Carol B. Bardenstein, “Trees, Forests, and the Shaping of Palestinian and Israeli Collective Memory,” in Acts of Memory, ed. Bal et al., 148–68. See also Pierre Nora, Les lieux de mémoire (Paris: Éditions...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2013) 43 (1): 25–48.
Published: 01 January 2013
... carry among the persons on the stage? Who will or will not hear his voice? With respect to sound, I have called this phenomenon “sonic scene-­setting.”19 A Midsummer Night’s Dream provides a particularly clear example. Hermia is charting interpersonal space when she awakes in the forest and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2000) 30 (2): 247–274.
Published: 01 May 2000
... succumbing to the faeries’ insanity and her subsequent prolonged stay in their realm disqualify her, as noted earlier, from becoming the mother of heirs.45 The fact that she does not utter a single syllable after line 174 further indicates her profound trauma. Where her tearful silence in the forest had...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2000) 30 (3): 449–462.
Published: 01 September 2000
... forest. As he “cam fully there” (995) the dancers vanish. All the Knight sees is an old, ugly woman. He asks his question and the Hag makes a deal. She will tell him, if he will grant her next wish. They agree and she whispers in his ear. At court he reports...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 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 (1 January 2011) 41 (1): 225–245.
Published: 01 January 2011
... Forest in Early Modern England: A Sylvan Pastoral Nation. Medieval and Renaissance Literary Studies. Pittsburgh: Duquesne University Press, 2009. xv, 368 pp.; 5 figs. $60.00. 7. Biblical imagination Badir, Patricia. The Maudlin Impression: English Literary Images of Mary M a g d a l e n e...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2011) 41 (2): 435–455.
Published: 01 May 2011
.... Crossing Borders: Hebrew Manu- scripts as a Meeting-­Place of Cultures. Oxford: Bodleian Library, University of Oxford, 2009. 134 pp.; 80 color plates. Paper $50.00. 8. Cities and urban life Appuhn, Karl. A Forest on the Sea: Environmental Expertise in Renaissance Venice. Baltimore: Johns...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2016) 46 (2): 433–450.
Published: 01 May 2016
.... $90.00. Classen, Albrecht. The Forest in Medieval German Literature: Ecocritical Readings from a Historical Perspective. Ecocritical Theory and Practice. Lan- ham, Md.: Lexington Books, 2015. x, 243 pp. $95.00. Hawkes, David, and Richard G. Newhauser, eds. The Book of Nature and Humanity in the...