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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (2): 269–305.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Judith M. Bennett The partnership of death and maidenhood—found in many cultures, present as well as past, east as well as west—is examined here in the particular context of late medieval England, when mortality was exceptionally high and maidens unusually numerous. Drawing on a wide range...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (2): 263–287.
Published: 01 May 2016
... with a rape narrative. She introduces a “lusty bacheler,” a knight in King Arthur’s court who encounters a lone maiden and assaults her: On a day [he] cam ridynge from ryver, And happed that, allone as he was born, He saugh a mayde walkynge hym biforn, Of which mayde anon...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (2): 431–453.
Published: 01 May 2020
... to the emergent British Empire, although the ballad also extends these ideals into domestic life.2 The sailor is good for a maiden, June and Mother reason, because he is good for the entire country. Thus The Mothers Kindness appears to resolve the question of sail- ors character. Seventeenth- century English...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (2): 289–314.
Published: 01 May 2016
... townspeople cries out in protest, begging Margaret to give in to Olibrius’s demands: Þe folk þat stoden in þe place þat al þis deol iseȝen Heo maden serwe and deol inouh and wepten wiþ heore eȝen Maiden heo seiden Margrete þat so gentil weore and hende Haue reuþe of þi...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (1): 69–94.
Published: 01 January 2014
... and 70  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 44.1 / 2014 ready to administer good counsels, prayers, and comforts to their patients for their souls’ health. (Story Books, xxvi) These young women, known as the “maiden sisters,” were daughters of John (1578 – 1650...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (3): 749–751.
Published: 01 September 2012
... in Blessed Raymond of Capua’s Life of Catherine of Siena  35 – 57 Beckwith, Sarah Language Goes on Holiday: English Allegorical Drama and the Virtue Tradition  107 – 130 Bennett, Judith M. Death and the Maiden  269 – 305 Celenza, Christopher S. Lorenzo Valla’s Radical Philology: The “Preface...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (2): 247–274.
Published: 01 May 2000
... not be well in the kingdom of Tra- ciens precede even the appearance of the Faerie King. The two “maidens of priis” (64) whom Heurodis takes with her into the orchard “durst hir nouWt awake, / Bot lete hir ligge & rest take” (73–74, emphasis mine). They may merely be showing consideration...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (3): 519–542.
Published: 01 September 2002
... of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 32.3 / 2002 In my iudgemente there is nothyng more meete, especially for young Maidens, then a Mirrhor, there in to see and beholde how to order their dooyng, I meane not a christall Mirrhor, made by handie Arte, by whiche Maidens nowadaies...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (3): 511–544.
Published: 01 September 2009
... on the customs of late Rome: As Cyprian justly says with reference to the dress of maidens, the display of ornament and dress, and the allurements of personal shapeliness, are only in keeping with prostitutes and immodest women; and none are more expensive in their adornment...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (2): 227–268.
Published: 01 May 2002
...: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1993), 38–64. 24 Kathleen M. Ashley and Pamela Sheingorn, Writing Faith: Text, Sign, and History in the Miracles of Saint Foy (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1999), 20. 25 Kathryn Gravdal, Ravishing Maidens: Writing Rape in Medieval French Literature...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (2): 269–304.
Published: 01 May 2002
.... Helen did, embark on independent interventions in the ritual and material life of the church. Indeed, the cultural semiotics of cross-dressing in medieval drama are strikingly suggested by the annual festivities sponsored by the guild of St. John the Baptist at Baston. The maidens...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 89–117.
Published: 01 January 2010
... At the center of the medieval devotional poem Pearl, the dreamer is chastened by the Pearl maiden who, advancing the parable of the vineyard, encourages the dreamer to recognize that “the grace of God is great enough.” She con- cludes five consecutive stanzas with this rich line, elaborating its dual refer...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (1): 113–146.
Published: 01 January 2001
... against Rome are typical of the demonized Muslims encountered in crusad- ing polemic and chansons de geste. Monstrous in their sexual and aggressive excess, they slay ten thousand Christian maidens at a time, leading the Sul- tan to declare bluntly, “I wole distroie over all...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 149–172.
Published: 01 January 2010
... of the previous tragedies, rescues Thomas Cranmer from disgrace at the hands of the king’s closest advisors and receives from the archbishop a prophecy of a coming golden age ruled by the “maiden phoenix” and her heir, James I, “as great in fame as she was” (5.4.40, 46). This prophecy and the birth...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (1): 175–188.
Published: 01 January 2022
... pp., 6 figs., 1 map, 1 table. eur 45.00. Coley, David K. Death and the Pearl Maiden: Plague, Poetry, England . Interventions: New Studies in Medieval Culture. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2019. x, 220 pp., 10 illus. $99.95. Evans, Robert C., ed. Literature in Times of Crisis...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2004) 34 (2): 251–278.
Published: 01 May 2004
... insists that she has caught the nightingale caring for the wrong kind of women (“maidens” rather than “ladies but this technicality is a thin disguise for what would otherwise have to be entered as an overwhelming endorsement of the night- ingale’s view. In fact, the analysis in train has now so fully...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 January 2022
... in Anthropological Perspective , ed. Hoffman and Anthony Oliver-Smith (London: Routledge, 1999), 134 – 55. 21 Geoffrey Chaucer, Boece , in The Riverside Chaucer , ed. Larry D. Benson et al., 3rd ed. (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1987), 406, lines 49 – 53. 22 David Coley, Death and the Pearl Maiden...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (3): 449–462.
Published: 01 September 2000
... of Bath’s Tale will encounter the fascinating scene of racialized blood it was meant to contain. The effacement of the raped maiden can be read doubly through Crystede’s account of the splitting up of his crossbreed daughters and Bhabha’s concept of colonial mimicry here...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (1): 79–112.
Published: 01 January 2001
... fiancée Aude, the contrast between the Frankish maiden and the Saracen queen serving as final confir- mation of cultural difference. III In symbolic terms, the convert is the obverse of the traitor: Bramimonde’s baptism, signaling her acceptance both...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (2): 421–459.
Published: 01 May 2012
... the wanton- ness of the papacy, as in a work by Luther referring to the Popish Ass and “attacking the ‘hermaphrodites and sodomites’ around the pope, and addressing the pope himself as the ‘maiden popess Ulinka Rublack notes that the Popish Ass’s sexual features were enhanced in later Reformation...