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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2004) 34 (3): 549-576.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Maura B. Nolan © by Duke University Press 2004 Making the Aesthetic Turn: Adorno, the Medieval, and the Future of the Past Maura B. Nolan...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2006) 36 (3): 479-492.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Patricia Clare Ingham Duke University Press 2006 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. a Making All Things New: Past, Progress...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (3): 491-517.
Published: 01 September 2018
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 173-195.
Published: 01 January 2010
.... Reading the play through a tradition of “Theban” narratives that proliferated from antiquity through the Middle Ages shows that the representation of chivalric culture in The Two Noble Kinsmen constructs a vision of the past very different from how modern accounts distinguish between medieval and early...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 487-504.
Published: 01 September 2015
...John Considine Cutting up paper slips with pieces of information written on them, sorting them into alphabetical order or some other precise order, and pasting them into books was an important information management strategy in early modern Europe. It does not seem to have been used in the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 595-613.
Published: 01 September 2015
... textual factory. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Little Gidding Gospel harmonies early modern book production textual cutting devotion • Little Clippings: Cutting and Pasting Bibles in the 1630s...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 617-643.
Published: 01 September 2014
... events are brought within the economy of salvation history, serving as threads in a larger fabric of the narration of the past. In the construction of this historical web, monumental objects play an important role. In the thirteenth-century Histoire ancienne jusqu’à César , copied at the Crusader...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2019) 49 (1): 113-135.
Published: 01 January 2019
... point to the pastness of tragedy — the pastness of the hope that formal embodiments of ethical traumas can be directed at a beholding audience in the hope of rectifying them. That is, Shakespeare thought that the formal representation of social and ethical crisis, before an audience — the work of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (2): 305-326.
Published: 01 May 2017
... fragments of the past, Elyot does not avoid uncomfortable reminiscences of the senseless destruction of past cultural objects. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 Thomas Elyot Biblioteca Eliotae English Dictionary origin myth of Britain national identity...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (2): 225-255.
Published: 01 May 2009
... Cathedral in fact did not think of their work as belonging to the category of nature but to something entirely different from nature–to the order of creation. Continuing to seek “nature” in the medieval past risks overlooking or misunderstanding some profoundly suggestive materials about how people once...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (3): 413-442.
Published: 01 September 2008
... notions of qi? To understand this strange forgetfulness about the Western past, we must linger on a defining feature of traditional humoralism, often slighted in modern synopses: the haunting fear of excrement. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 a...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (3): 459-481.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Margaret F. Rosenthal In the past two decades, the multifaceted discipline of the history of medieval and early modern dress has benefited from reconceptualizations of the long, late Middle Ages and Renaissance as having undergone a revolution of consciousness, belief, and thought with global...
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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 of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (2): 241-280.
Published: 01 May 2014
... change. A critical theme underpinning the discussion is the insight that the epistemological conventions that shape our understanding of the past are the product of the very religious and intellectual movements that are the subject of our study. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (2): 393-417.
Published: 01 May 2013
... positions emerged concerning English institutions and national identity. This article argues that these various renderings of English ancient constitutionalism reveal a protean and heightened sense of England’s juridical past. It contextualizes these divergent narratives in the identity crisis engendered by...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 503-529.
Published: 01 September 2014
... present to past. This essay focuses on the afterlife of the East Anglian N-Town plays, exploring the ways that the Cotton Vespasian D.8 manuscript continued to be “performed” (in an extended sense of that word) in ideologies of recusancy and antiquarian possession in the life of its little-known early...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 531-548.
Published: 01 September 2014
... that were more accessible and intimate than those of the medieval Catholic past. In contrast to the relic cults of late medieval England, martyrs were exemplary models to follow, confessors, friends, and confidantes; and supplicants could be like the saint in that they too might be persecuted, might...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 443-456.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., as these essays posit alternative, dispersive, and layered models for the book. By showing that cutting and pasting can rightly be recognized as acts of reading and writing, as specific intellectual gestures, these essays upset much of what has hitherto been known or assumed about literacy...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 457-485.
Published: 01 September 2015
... bewildering array of printed slips (cut from larger sheets, pasted into place, and often modified by hand) to direct his works to specific readers and continue developing his arguments after they had been published. Milles provides our most elaborate example to date of an early modern author whose books are...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (1): 53-73.
Published: 01 January 2017
... article posits five further traits of microhistory: its insistence on the dense connectedness of things; its professed ignorance or very partial knowledge; its invitation to the reader to share doubt; its bridled intimacy with the elusive past; its half-baffled engagement with story as device and...