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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 505–521.
Published: 01 September 2015
... to a range of Elizabethan verse miscellanies and demonstrates her innovation within the genre as a woman. • Isabella Whitney’s Slips: Textile Labor, Gendered Authorship...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 639–641.
Published: 01 September 2015
... in Early Modern Convents  53 – 77 Terpstra, Nicholas Body Politics: The Criminal Body between Public and Private  7 – 52 Trettien, Whitney Isabella Whitney’s Slips: Textile Labor, Gendered Authorship, and the Early Modern Miscellany  505 – 521 Usher, Penelope Meyers “Pricking in Virgil”: Early...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (3): 459–481.
Published: 01 September 2009
... the paradigms that have shaped histories of dress. Such a perspective would complicate, Ferraro suggests, dichotomies including 468  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 39.3 / 2009 “global versus local, urban versus rural, incorporated versus unincorporated labor, shop versus home production...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (3): 543–570.
Published: 01 September 2002
... honest labor, the artifice and contrivance of tapestry rather than the purity of homespun wool.36 In a culture so preoccupied with the textile industry, it is no surprise that cloth should become a metaphor for nation- hood. Just as secular writers like Lyly and Dekker pointed to the crisis...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (3): 573–597.
Published: 01 September 2013
... how an investigation of the shoes and other crafted objects staged in the play may shed new light on a neglected economy of female artisanal labor in early modern London and its transformative impact on the material culture of the early modern English stage. Examining a range of evidence, including...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (3): 473–485.
Published: 01 September 2013
... production and the alienation of labor.1 On the one hand, indepen- dent makers of food, clothing, and furniture are reviving small-­scale pro- duction methods and marketing to self-­conscious, mostly urban consumers. In a related development, one sees the term artisan applied to everything from Dunkin...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (2): 373–405.
Published: 01 May 2014
...-­niches typically relieved the mural surfaces of important Inca buildings. All clean lines and exacting geometry, these features required considerable masonry skill to produce: for the Inca, such evidence of skilled labor was the surest sign of a building’s prestige.32 Wall-­openings offered...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (3): 619–641.
Published: 01 September 2009
... manuscript and their bridging of the divide between traditional guild structures and commercial and global networks of artists, retailers, and consumers. Just as our understanding of the modes of production of luxurious textiles and expensive modes of dress have changed with increasing evidence about...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2004) 34 (3): 463–472.
Published: 01 September 2004
... in their labor prefi gure the “new conditions of oppression” under the sign of capital, but they do so with a crucial diff erence: a diff erence that works directly against the otherwise relentless historical march of serf to burgher to modern bourgeoisie. This sense in the Manifesto o f the medieval...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (2): 403–429.
Published: 01 May 2020
...David Aers; Sarah Beckwith; William Revere This article examines John Bunyan’s relationship to traditions of representing labor reaching back before the Reformation, from Piers Plowman and its imitators through to a range of “plowman” satires, complaints, and reformist dialogues in the sixteenth...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (3): 571–595.
Published: 01 September 2009
... of the structure was used by laborers: vaults were rented out by carpenters, the crypts were leased by trunkmakers, while the chapel under the end of the Hentschell / Moralizing Apparel  573 south aisle was rented out to a glassmaker.16 One might see students attend...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (3): 519–542.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., Gascoigne seeks to invoke the tradition of discerning shadowy spiritual truths through the active craft of contemplation. But the mirror metaphor in and of itself no longer conveys that “full process of meditative study.” To recapture that sense of the labor of contemplation and reflection, Gascoigne...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2023) 53 (2): 347–377.
Published: 01 May 2023
... non nobis [thus we labor, but not for ourselves].” 31 The “scrowle” or scroll came to have an explicit graphic connotation, as demonstrated by Martin Billingsley's The Pens Excellencie of 1618. Billingsley writes of the “ scrols of skilfull Artists,” through which the “splendor and grace...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (2): 335–351.
Published: 01 May 2003
... of the carders and weavers that would eventually make the northern textiles industry so powerful.20 These were relatively skilled people who worked in enclosed domestic spaces, perhaps weaving at night after they had tended a smallholding during the day. Away from the elements, they had time on their hands...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (1): 187–213.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Mary Baine Campbell This essay focuses attention on the cognitive and spiritual work of the dream and the devotional labor of the Jesuit missionary in seventeenth-century Quebec, and views these often passionately opposed spiritual efforts—performed by the various and often passionately opposed...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (3): 545–570.
Published: 01 September 2009
... and their basic allegorical interpretations: Est etiam et alia uestis que pluuiale uel capa uocatur, que creditur a legali tunica mutuata; unde sicut illa tintinabulis, sic ista fimbriis insignitur, que sunt labores et huius mundi sollicitudines. Habet etiam capucium, quod est...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (3): 469–491.
Published: 01 September 2002
... designed to elicit patronage were frequently the result of workshops, in which the labor was divided along the model of medieval book production, with calligraphers, ornamentors, cover specialists, and binders. Likewise, print culture divided the labor of textual production among writers, compositors...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (3): 635–657.
Published: 01 September 2011
.... Brill’s Studies in Intel- lectual History, vol. 179. Leiden: Brill, 2009. xiv, 433 pp.; 11 illus. $147.00. Picciotto, Joanna. Labors of Innocence in Early Modern England. Cam- bridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2010. 863 pp. $49.95. [On the ide- alized self-­image of public intellectuals...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 469–502.
Published: 01 September 2014
... called upon God to consecrate the priest’s hands to the labors of eucharistic confection and of benediction: Benedic et sanctifica, Domine, has manus sacerdotum tuorum ad consecrandas hostias, quae pro delictis atque neg- ligentiis popluli offeruntur: et ad caetera...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (2): 275–308.
Published: 01 May 2000
... of Fortescue’s allegory: “[Menenius Agrippa] telleth them a tale, that there was a time when all the parts of the body made a mutinous conspiracy against the belly, which they thought devoured the fruits of each other’s labor: they concluded they would let so unprofitable a spender starve...