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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (1): 141–159.
Published: 01 January 2021
... that increasingly restricted their physical enclosure; they contend that these women also resisted through more subtle cultural means, such as the devotional practice of imagined pilgrimage. Yet recent studies — including one by this author — have argued unconvincingly that late medieval Dominican nuns in southwest...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 January 2021
... Christi College, MS 426, O Doherty shows how the running concerns in this manuscript with geog- raphy and cosmology are placed in the service of scholarly understanding and devotion. Beebe s essay considers interpretations of the late medieval practice of imagined, or virtual, pilgrimage by both...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (1): 105–139.
Published: 01 January 2021
... of scholarly mathematical geography. Recent scholarship on texts and maps associated with medieval pilgrimage has focused increasingly on the notions of virtual pilgrimage, spiritual pilgrimage, or imagined pilgrimage, in which representations of the pilgrimage process, or Jerusalem and its buildings, or even...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (2): 287–321.
Published: 01 May 2015
... or following imagined pilgrimage routes.2 Indeed, it is the relation between objects and ideas, and specifically the way in which each can generate the other, that provides the most revealing perspective on premodern religion.3 Material ontologies inspired human theories of the divine in the late...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (2): 233–268.
Published: 01 May 2020
... pilgrimage through the writer s words. Although Saewulf does not mention his intentions for his work s reception, it is difficult to imagine that he was not attuned to this mode; indeed, the impersonal way in which he represents the Holy Land sites would in no way suggest disinterest but rather reverence...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (1): 9–35.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Hannah Weaver Telling the story of the exceptional penance of an Irish knight, the twelfthcentury Tractatus de Purgatorio Sancti Patricii contends that it was possible to go on a bodily pilgrimage to purgatory. The Cistercian monk H. of Saltrey wrote his Tractatus at a historical moment when...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (2): 211–246.
Published: 01 May 2000
... that housed the martyrs’ bodies and relics and made Rome an international center of pilgrimage. During the Avignon crisis and the schism, Rome’s churches and places of pilgrimage gained powerful propagandistic value for advocates of the Roman papacy, who exploited Rome’s prestige among pilgrims as a way...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (1): 161–171.
Published: 01 January 2021
.... Pilgrimage 2. Biographical studies 3. Philosophical and theological legacies 4. Americas 5. Literary receptions and transformations 6. Visual culture 1. Pilgrimage Anderson, Joanne W. Moving with the Magdalen: Late Medieval Art and Devotion in the Alps. New York: Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019. xvi, 248 pp...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2004) 34 (1): 147–172.
Published: 01 January 2004
... for the English to go to Rome. Before examining the matter of pilgrimage in this regard, it is useful to rehearse some of the ways in which Rome was made central in the Anglo-Saxon imagination. The two great Anglo-Saxon works of history—the Chronicle and Bede’s Ecclesiastical History of the English Church...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (2): 403–429.
Published: 01 May 2020
... with Raggs, his face turned away from his house, a great bur- den weighing on his back, life is travail in a joint- achingly literal sense.2 Bunyan s allegory certainly imagines a world in which, in Hill s terms, epic action comes from cottagers and day laborers, where heroic romance is the province...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 531–548.
Published: 01 September 2014
... to that of medieval incorrupt saints such as Cuthbert. Indeed, no body part is discursively set apart from the others: in describing pilgrimages to these new saints, Allen outlines that recusants regularly undertook pil- grimages to the places where the body parts of the martyrs were displayed: Marry...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (1): 49–78.
Published: 01 January 2021
... and Social Contexts of Riccoldo of Monte Croce s Pilgrimage Writing Philip Booth Manchester Metropolitan University Manchester, United Kingdom In her seminal study on the life, works, and social environments of the Dominican friar Felix Fabri (1437/38 1502), Kathryne Beebe states that to take descriptions...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (3): 549–577.
Published: 01 September 2007
... and the king’s obligation to reply lingers in the popular imagination, underlying such events as Cade’s Rebellion and the Pilgrimage of Grace. 2 For the former, see The Anonimalle Chronicle, 1333  –  1381, ed. V. H. Galbraith (Man- chester: Manchester University Press, 1970), 139; for the latter...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (2): 197–228.
Published: 01 May 2008
... by missionaries, merchants, and itinerant artisans.1 The most obvious witnesses to this long-lived enthrallment are the many guide and travel books, biographies, and histories: first, the pilgrimage writings that began to circulate in the fourth century, starting with those of the Bor- deaux pilgrim...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (1): 23–45.
Published: 01 January 2003
..., lin- gered in the imperial Christian imagination. Günter Stemberger, in his sur- vey of archaeological and literary remains of the late ancient holy land, has pointed out the predominance of Old Testament and Jewish figures in Chris- tian relic inventiones, and suggests that “a number of questions...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (1): 9–55.
Published: 01 January 2007
... overlords. The path to the Holy Land in Fuller’s history is both imagined and “real.” The fron- tispiece of his book portrays the pilgrimage iconographically on a single page, collapsing the journey from “Europe” (depicted as the Church) to Jerusalem (embodied in the “Tem- ple...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2023) 53 (3): 597–622.
Published: 01 September 2023
... clearly by George Lyman Kittredge, to whom Donaldson was indebted. Kittredge had proposed that “The Canterbury Pilgrimage is . . . a Human Comedy, and the Knight and the Miller and the Pardoner and the Wife of Bath and the rest are the dramatis personae .” Consequently, “the stories are merely long...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (3): 575–599.
Published: 01 September 2000
... than the other pilgrims (who are absent from their accustomed places, but only to enact a central metaphor of medieval imagining, the pilgrimage of life), since they did not take part in the agreement at the Tabard that formed the temporary community...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 37–63.
Published: 01 January 2010
.... In this way, the cult anticipates the history play as a forum for imagining England not as a realm — that is, as the body politic of the king — but as a more horizontal form of community, a concep- tual shift crucial to premodern ideas of England as a “nation.” In order to see this, however, we...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (2): 419–443.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Daniel K. Connolly, “Imagined Pilgrimage in the Itinerary Maps of Matthew Paris,” Art Bulletin 81, no. 4 (1999): 598 – 622, who explores the dynamic interactive quality of Paris’s itinerary map as a kind of medieval road map and imaginative jour- ney for monastic readers. 26 Richard...