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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 585–615.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Anne F. Harris The devotional complex of the chapel of Saint-Fiacre in Brittany offers an exceptional opportunity to consider the role of the natural world in the construction of the sacred in the late Middle Ages. Interactions between landscape, architecture, and ritual, this essay argues, created...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (2): 289–314.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Allison Adair Alberts This essay argues that the South English Legendary 's life of Saint Margaret, patron saint of childbirth, reflects the devotional practice of imitatio Christi when it represents labor pains not as the shameful curse of Eve but as a miraculous moment in which the mother...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2006) 36 (1): 35–74.
Published: 01 January 2006
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (1): 53–73.
Published: 01 January 2020
...John McCafferty St. Brigid is one of three patron saints of Ireland. Venerated for over a millennium as an abbess and ruler, provider of miraculous ale and dairy products, protector of cattle and of people, she has been a constant of Irish folk and religious life. Still referenced by groups...
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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 2 . Caliari, Nativity of the Virgin Mary, detail of Saint Anne, right side. © Jutta Sperling. Figure 2. Caliari, Nativity of the Virgin Mary, detail of Saint Anne, right side. © Jutta Sperling. More
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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 9 . Tintoretto, The Birth of Saint John the Baptist (1563). Oil on canvas, 181 × 161 cm. Saint Petersburg, Hermitage Museum, acc. no. ΓЭ-17. Photograph by Ealdgyth. Used under a CC BY-SA 3.0 license. Figure 9. Tintoretto, The Birth of Saint John the Baptist (1563). Oil on canvas, 181 More
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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 10 . Tintoretto, The Birth of Saint John the Baptist (1563). Oil on canvas, 270 × 204 cm. Venice, San Zaccaria, Chapel of Sant'Atanasio. Courtesy of the Curia Patriarchale, Venice. Figure 10. Tintoretto, The Birth of Saint John the Baptist (1563). Oil on canvas, 270 × 204 cm. Venice More
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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 9 . Hugo van der Goes, Saint Genevieve . Oil on oak, 33.8 × 23 cm. Source: Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna. Figure 9. Hugo van der Goes, Saint Genevieve. Oil on oak, 33.8 × 23 cm. Source: Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna. More
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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 14 . Jan van Eyck, Saint Barbara (1437). Brush drawing on chalk ground laid on oak panel, 41.4 × 27.8 cm. Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp. Photo: Hugo Maertens, Collection KMSKA-Flemish Community (CC0). Figure 14. Jan van Eyck, Saint Barbara (1437). Brush drawing on chalk ground More
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (2): 269–304.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Catherine Sanok © by Duke University Press 2002 a Performing Feminine Sanctity in Late Medieval England: Parish Guilds, Saints’ Plays, and the Second...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2019) 49 (2): 233–264.
Published: 01 May 2019
... textual modes of translation connect with translation’s role in subject formation in medieval texts, focusing on two narratives about female cross-dressing, the Vie de Sainte Euphrosine and the Roman de Silence . Gender emerges in these texts through multiple intersecting modes of translation which...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (2): 269–291.
Published: 01 May 2020
...David Aers; Sarah Beckwith; Johannes Wolf This article takes a new approach to the conflicts represented in the thirteenth- century saints’ lives of the Katherine Group. Identifying saints and idols as contrasting poles in these conflicts, it argues that the category of sentience is a key...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (1): 131–157.
Published: 01 January 2015
... assent to such punishments and eventually accept burning as a legal form of punishment. Rejecting a purely theological or symbolic view of the dead consigned to the flames as representing the punishments of hell, this article stresses the parallel between the saints and the cursed. If from a medieval...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 37–63.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Catherine Sanok While recent arguments for the saint play as a formal influence on the Shakespearean history play rely on a teleological notion of “secularization,” they may encourage us to rethink the genealogy of Shakespeare's earliest history plays, plays about the reign of Henry VI, who...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2019) 49 (3): 563–588.
Published: 01 September 2019
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 11–40.
Published: 01 January 2018
... Be Remembered by Their Name”: Cartography, Anatomy, and the Renaissance Eponym Jonathan Sawday Saint Louis University St. Louis, Missouri For two centuries, Western...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (3): 541–564.
Published: 01 September 2020
...-8626198 © 2020 by Duke University Press Building Paper Embassies: A Prehistory of The Compleat Ambassador Jason Powell Saint Joseph s University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Yale University, Beinecke Library, Osborn MS fb4 contains 514 paper folios. Its contents closely track the initial 359 pages...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (2): 269–305.
Published: 01 May 2012
... of materials (including saints’ lives, poetry, monumental brasses, and wills), the essay shows how the English imagined maidens who were untamed by manly authority, endowed with a menacing sexuality, and superhumanly powerful in relation to death. It concludes by considering the global reach of this curious...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (1): 35–57.
Published: 01 January 2012
... discourse. Raymond’s fidelity to Catherine’s own doctrine of the virtues puts his argument in tension with that of Saint Thomas Aquinas. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 a Heroic Virtue in Blessed Raymond...
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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...