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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (1): 131–157.
Published: 01 January 2015
... standpoint body and soul maintained a bond after death, the relics of heretics must have seemed as frightening as those of the saints seemed blessed. The essay thus stresses the close relationship between saints and heretics through the exceptional characteristics attributed to their bodies. © 2015 by Duke...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (2): 269–304.
Published: 01 May 2002
... relationship between past sanctity and present behavior. Instead, they rep- resent something like the apotheosis of both royal feminine goodness and, more specifically, the political authority of Catherine and the Tudor family about to welcome her in marriage. The saints can stand for that political...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 January 2015
... buried our home.”2 The intimate relationship between the two apparently became in later years so much a part of the local university folklore that when Falloppio’s crypt in the Basil- ica of Saint Anthony in Padua had to be moved in the eighteenth century to make room for a northern door, a...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (1): 135–161.
Published: 01 January 2014
...David Marno This essay traces shifts in meditative practice from Saint Ignatius of Loyola's Spiritual Exercises to the experimental philosopher Robert Boyle's Occasional Reflections , showing how Boyle's text participates in the evolution of the concept of “attention” as it changes from a spiritual...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (2): 405–432.
Published: 01 May 2016
... evoke, mistaking Isabella’s bent speech for her “bending down” (3.1.144). Juxtaposed with Measure for Measure, Othello reveals that the possibility of sexual desire emerges on both sides of the intercessory relationship: in the case of Othello, the threat of sexual intimacy lies between the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (3): 439–461.
Published: 01 September 2010
... the flood: so the succes- sion of Christ’s church ever continueth, and is called the church catholic.23 Fisher goes on to apply the story of the blind man and the multitude directly to the question of the relationship between the church and Christ’s teaching. He argues that...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (1): 49–78.
Published: 01 January 2021
... Eastern Christians as heretics and at a time when he still hoped to return to the East.36 In 1311, Riccoldo was appointed as procurator in a long-running dispute between Santa Maria Novella and Florence s secu- lar clergy.37 His involvement in this case and his subsequent appointments as prior and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (3): 463–485.
Published: 01 September 2011
... the context of his experiences in the Norman world of southern Italy understood interactions between Christians and Muslims far differently from his contemporaries in northern France. This is a world in which the lines between Islam and Christianity were more fluid than we would at first expect. While...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 457–467.
Published: 01 September 2014
... constructed. Whether they are found painted on the space of the manuscript page, as part of the archi- tectural fabric of a parish church, or as a part of the natural environment, such objects sacralize the places in which they are found. The relationship between “raw materials” and their form as...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (2): 219–245.
Published: 01 May 2013
... theory or physik that employed qualities to cure illness. His knowledge has implications for the analysis of fifteenth-­ century English cultural dynamics. We cannot, nor should we, look for neat relationships between the husbandman’s knowledge and contemporary aca...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (2): 193–214.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Anna Kelner Julian of Norwich intervened in the clerical discourses surrounding the discernment of spirits (Latin discretio spirituum ), a method for observing differences between divine and diabolical causes of visionary experience. During the late Middle Ages in Europe, churchmen used methods of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (3): 437–451.
Published: 01 September 2003
... such, ideological unity is assumed; no schismatic or heretic appears in the text, even as a foil for the saint. The imaginary nature of such accounts cuts the concept of with- drawal free from the historical or physical practice, revealing its function as an idealized sign in the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 January 2008
... such as Veronica Gàmbara and Margue- rite de Navarre. But an emphasis on power relationships within individual polities characterizes literary study in the wake of new historicism. As a con- sequence, relationships between and among polities have remained under- investigated and under-theorized...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (3): 653–667.
Published: 01 September 2016
... between Time and Eternity: Reconsidering a Medieval Heretic. Lanham, Md.: Lexington Books, 2016. xx, 277 pp. $95.00. 658  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 46.3 / 2016 Pepin, Paulette Lynn. María de Molina, Queen and Regent: Life and Rule in Castile-­León, 1259 – 1321. Lanham, Md...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (3): 453–470.
Published: 01 September 2003
... to have been a prime mover behind the practice. The taking of the veil in a ceremony modeled after a Roman wedding established a new formal relationship between the con- secrated virgin and Christ, one that was analogous in canon law to a regu- lar human marriage. 33 What is signiŽcant for...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (3): 561–586.
Published: 01 September 2017
... and transcription. Even when he does refer- 572  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 47.3 / 2017 ence the standard, venerable authorities, the relationship between text and commentary is frequently stretched, and tellingly so. For example, in his Vulgate Marwood underlines Daniel 10...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2004) 34 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 January 2004
... (London: Macmillan, 2000), 7. The relationship between medieval studies in general and postcolonial theory is also explored by Bruce Holsinger, “Medieval Studies, Postcolonial Studies, and the Gene- alogies of Critique,” Speculum 77 (2002): 1195–1227. In these works, the evidence of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (2): 393–418.
Published: 01 May 2007
... relationship. The presumption of attraction between Anne as a woman and Mazarin as a man made their inti- macy suspect. Anne was a widow, and common belief held that widows who had tasted the delights of sexual congress were especially prone to disorderly lust. Clerics in general had long been the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (3): 487–513.
Published: 01 September 2011
... behooved the caliph to respond in kind so that there would not be a “disparate condi- tion between our people and yours, but rather an equal solace of humanity in this regard.”4 Honorius’s correspondence with al-­Mustansir marked the begin- ning of a papal diplomatic engagement with the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (2): 281–309.
Published: 01 May 2003
... hardly inclusive: they erect a criterion for the One, faith in Corpus Christi, by identifying and rejecting the Other(s). Hence there is a strong interest in forming and linking counterhistories: of heresies, of late medieval antijudaism, of the Crusades and of subsequent contact between East and...