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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2001) 31 (1): 113–146.
Published: 01 January 2001
...Jeffrey Jerome Cohen © by Duke University Press 2001 JMEMS31.1-05 Cohen 2/26/01 7:00 PM Page 113 a On Saracen Enjoyment: Some Fantasies of Race in Late Medieval...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2001) 31 (1): 79–112.
Published: 01 January 2001
..., seemed beyond debate: first, that the poem casts the Saracens as a fierce and intractable Other, as epitomized in Roland’s unforgettable rally- ing cry, “Paien unt tort e crestiens unt dreit” [Pagans are wrong and Chris- tians are right] (1015); and second, that women...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2008) 38 (2): 197–228.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Douglas is the Scottish king’s truest servant in both religious and political affairs. Suddenly, and entirely unpredictably, theHolwat presents its audience with a short, central chanson de geste in which the Christian hero’s prowess against the infidel Saracens also represents his bravery against...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2011) 41 (3): 487–513.
Published: 01 September 2011
... authorities in Seville, they take up residence with a community of Chris- tian mercenaries in the city under the command of the Portuguese prince, Infante Peter. Immediately, they attempt to preach the Gospel: one of them, Bernard, familiar with the “Saracen language,” verbally accosts the caliph as he...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2006) 36 (3): 539–560.
Published: 01 September 2006
... chansons de geste and romances of the twelfth century reflect this juxtaposition and transposition of the new and old, foreign and familiar, secular and sacred. The literary descriptions of the Saracens, of the Turks, of Jerusalem, and especially of the Byzantine Empire took shape in the rhetoric...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2001) 31 (1): 165–174.
Published: 01 January 2001
... treat- ments of the medieval Other for their data. They find Catholic literature thoroughly racist. The Saracen Other, the figure that receives the most treat- ment, is shown to be marked by negatively rendered symbols in medieval romances and imaginative travel...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2011) 41 (3): 463–485.
Published: 01 September 2011
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2001) 31 (1): 1–38.
Published: 01 January 2001
... crude black-white binary, in Roland, Sharon Kinoshita reveals, distinctive lineaments of race come into focus through the representation of gender and national differences, while Richard ’s por- trayal of color, including its blithe cannibalism of Saracen corpses...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2007) 37 (1): 163–195.
Published: 01 January 2007
... her husband enjoy her. Her women commended her for this and said they would do all in their power to obey her. (131) Like the language barrier, Alatiel’s instinct to conceal her identity makes immediate sense to modern readers: she is, after all, a Saracen princess among enemy...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2015) 45 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 January 2015
... Saracen pirates off the coast of Africa. When Falloppio died, the inconsolable Guilandinus, who later became the celebrated prefect of the Botanical Garden in Padua, had this lament inscribed on his companion’s tomb: “Falloppio, in this tomb you will not be buried alone / With you will also be...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2002) 32 (1): 59–84.
Published: 01 January 2002
... biblical tradition, the two were sometimes a sin- gle being (Gogmagog), sometimes separate (Gog and Magog), sometimes ethnic groups (the races of Gog and Magog), and sometimes lands. Amor- phous terms, the names were at one time or another attached to the Scythi- ans, Goths, Saracens, Jews, and the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2007) 37 (1): 75–95.
Published: 01 January 2007
... throughout Western Europe. Hav- ing brought their powerful armies and fleets as far as Austria, Italy, and even the Provençal coast, the Turks were closer to home than the Arab Muslims or “Saracens” who were associated with the medieval crusades. According to one English author, writing in 1575, the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2003) 33 (3): 537–561.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Nations . Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2003. xiv, 204 pp. $59.95. Peart, Shirley Adawy. English Images of the Irish, 1570– 1620 . Irish Studies, vol. 6. Lewiston, N.Y.: Edwin Mellen Press, 2002. xii, 270 pp. $109.95. Ramey, Lynn Tarte. Christian, Saracen, and Genre in Medieval French...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2009) 39 (2): 257–281.
Published: 01 May 2009
... of proselytization among the Saracens and Jews, a theme of special interest in the fourteenth century.40 He takes up in passing what Imaginatyf said about last-minute conversion: For Sarrasynes may be saued so yf they so byleued In the lettynge of here lyf to leue on holy...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2013) 43 (2): 275–301.
Published: 01 May 2013
... chivalric expertise. On the contrary, we learn in other scenes that those very marks of descent from a hybrid human/animal mother actually increase the sons’ effectiveness in battle. The Saracens generally are “esbahiz” [awestruck] at Urien’s incomparable feats of valor (102; 344) as is the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2003) 33 (3): 471–492.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Saracens.”9 Why bother, except as one more addition to the encyclopedism already evident in theological writing in the period? This modern feeling is a major barrier to appreciation. Jean Gouil- lard, the editor of such a classic heresiological text as the Byzantine Syn- odikon of Orthodoxy...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2018) 48 (2): 227–260.
Published: 01 May 2018
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2005) 35 (1): 159–184.
Published: 01 January 2005
... Saracens. The Kegan Paul Library of Archaeology and History. London: Kegan Paul, xxiv, pp.;  illus.,  genealogies,  fold-out maps. Catlos, Brian A. The Victors and the Vanquished: Christians and Muslims of Catalonia and Aragon, Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought, Fourth Series...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2013) 43 (1): 191–212.
Published: 01 January 2013
.... The Treatise (“Le Tretiz”) of Walter of Bibbesworth. Translated by Andrew Dalby. Totnes, Devon: Prospect Books, 2012. 155 pp. Paper £15.00. [Anglo-­Norman verse with facing-­page English translation.] William, of Adam. How to Defeat the Saracens [Tractatus quomodo Sarraceni sunt expugnandi...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2013) 43 (3): 655–673.
Published: 01 September 2013
... 38.00. 672  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 43.3 / 2013 De Armas, Frederick A. Don Quixote among the Saracens: A Clash of Civili- zations and Literary Genres. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2011. xvi, 237 pp.; 4 illus. $60.00. Echard, Siân, ed. The Arthur of Medieval...