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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2018) 48 (2): 365–385.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., calling into question the capacity of memorials of any kind to carry the burden of remembrance. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 early modern English memorials St. Albans Abbey Church physical monuments poetics of memorialization forms of cultural memory...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2003) 33 (2): 261–280.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Sarah Beckwith © by Duke University Press 2003 Stephen Greenblatt’s Hamlet and the Forms of Oblivion Sarah Beckwith Duke University...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2005) 35 (2): 217–244.
Published: 01 May 2005
... fulfi ll the project of the Confessio. Put most simply, that project is to repair the discord of human his- tory manifested as late-fourteenth-century England’s particular cultural and historical moment. Gower’s antidote for the disparity of this moment relies on a memorial process through...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2017) 47 (3): 487–516.
Published: 01 September 2017
... biblical passages in contemporary social and political contexts. This essay rethinks the interpretive procedures and the cultural contexts of the notes, which, though influential in Elizabethan England, reflect the condition and polemical discourses of their exiled Marian community. Consequently, the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2017) 47 (3): 437–460.
Published: 01 September 2017
... books, booklets, and parchment pieces, biblical material in a range of forms must have figured prominently, suggested by the persistence and variety of biblical quotations and allusions across his writings, and especially in the Canterbury Tales. Indeed, owing to its obvious cultural prominence...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2009) 39 (2): 375–406.
Published: 01 May 2009
..., moral, ideological, and even cosmological statements. Ethno- graphic writing is allegorical at the level both of its content (what it says about cultures and their histories) and of its form (what is implied by its mode of textualization).7 Attacked consistently throughout...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2002) 32 (1): 41–58.
Published: 01 January 2002
... society. In the first appearance of the Irish, the text places them in a peripheral position, both geographically and culturally. As Mannyng narrates the formative moments of Ireland and Irishness, he portrays the Irish as a rejected, underdeveloped culture that must look to the British for guidance...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2002) 32 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 January 2002
... there are those who act and those who are acted upon, and for those whose memories and cultural identities are manipulated by aesthetic, academic, economic, or political appropriations, the consequences can be disquieting or painful.”14 Accord- ing to this concept of “appropriation,” the model is...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2004) 34 (1): 95–146.
Published: 01 January 2004
... fragments.”12 “By style is meant the constant form.” When the art historian’s practice is structured by the quest for style, little or no attention can be given to interpreting and explaining any individual object with regard to the historically and culturally specific circumstances of its...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2008) 38 (1): 57–78.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Timothy Hampton Duke University Press 2008 a The Tragedy of Delegation: Diplomatic Action and Tragic Form in Racine’s Andromaque Timothy Hampton...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2002) 32 (1): 167–198.
Published: 01 January 2002
... citizens, who had to walk from the town to the chapel, inscribeded secular events in a religious space and on Plesch / Memory on the Wall 185 religious depictions. Although processions are a form of collective prayer, their essential function is not so much...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2018) 48 (2): 387–412.
Published: 01 May 2018
... the pervasiveness of the culture of combination over the course of the seventeenth century. Attend- Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 48:2, May 2018 DOI © 2018 by Duke University Press ing to the form of both highlights the strategies of meaning- making in...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2014) 44 (3): 549–583.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Patricia Phillippy Following three-year-old Henry Montagu’s death in 1625, his father installed a memorial comprised of three objects in Barnwell All Saints Church. In addition to an alabaster monument, Sidney Montagu incorporated into his memorial program a thirteenth-century piscina (a basin for...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2009) 39 (1): 119–141.
Published: 01 January 2009
... material “things.” Ghost 122  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 39.1 / 2009 stories: these other material phantasmata haunt the “mimetic faculty,” whose phantasmata form part of the sensorium of the individual, or of the official imaginary culture of a society or a group. They speak...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2007) 37 (1): 97–139.
Published: 01 January 2007
... paper to create shadows. One owner of the manu- script used these blank sheets to inscribe French poetry. The combination of blank sheets with costume illustrations links the Mayer Memorial codex to the album amicorum, a form of traveler’s album used by students, merchants, artisans, and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2013) 43 (3): 573–597.
Published: 01 September 2013
... know them from a thousand moe.” This claim is later substantiated when Ralph returns from France, recognizes one of the shoes, and is thereby ulti- mately reunited with Jane. The promise of everlasting memorialization is lovingly crafted into the shoes’ material form, warding off the threat of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2010) 40 (2): 347–371.
Published: 01 May 2010
..., then, partakes in a literary tradition that is constantly accruing and constantly expanding to include new forms and instances of cultural production. It is never static but exists in a state of constant addition and reconfiguration. For literary tradition as for the laure- ate poet, the states...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2009) 39 (3): 459–481.
Published: 01 September 2009
... multiple centers of cultural forms and industrial practices and larger and more expansive social networks. Rural households were linked to urban markets, and more goods were owned by more people.3 This paradigmatic shift of attention from social structure to both practice and agency links...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2016) 46 (1): 33–59.
Published: 01 January 2016
...-­impressions (simula- cra), organized into orderly patterns in the imagination, form the thoughts and judgments that shape action.48 The recovery of sen through internaliza- tion of the Passion therefore represents the healing and right ordering of memory, thought, and action. It is important to note...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2013) 43 (3): 473–485.
Published: 01 September 2013
... dynamism may stem from artisans’ association with longstanding tradi- tions and their capacity to adapt to changing cultural demands. Through- out the period, we see artisans linked with traditional forms of practice-­ based knowledge, functioning as repositories of local customs and memory. Although...