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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (3): 601–633.
Published: 01 September 2011
...E. Natalie Rothman This study explores how Venetian and Ottoman elites rearticulated religious and linguistic boundaries in a process that spanned both metropoles and their Dalmatian borderlands. It focuses on the case of a teenage daughter of an Ottoman-Bosnian governor, who in 1622 left her...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (2): 285–319.
Published: 01 May 2021
.... In light of Mikhail Bakhtin's concept of heteroglossia, it is argued that religious lactation imagery after Trent produced irony, parody, doubt, and dissent. Copyright © 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 Venetian Counter-Reformation art Benedetto Caliari imagery of lactating Virgin...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (1): 79–101.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Stanley Chojnacki This essay examines the social orientation of married and widowed Venetian patricians in the fifteenth century as expressed in their election of final resting places. Comparing the choices of women and men reveals sharp contrasts by gender in burial patronage of lineage and of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 89–117.
Published: 01 January 2010
... treatment of Antonio depends on his commitment to the idea of “enough” in penitential encounters, while his humiliation at the hands of the Venetian Christians involves eliminating his sense of compensatory satisfaction. Duke University Press 2010 a...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (1): 97–139.
Published: 01 January 2007
... Turks, the Foggie diverse suggests instead that those representational conventions could be appropriated in ways that resist a straightforward opposition between West and East. Thus I begin by consid- ering how European and Venetian perceptions of the Ottoman Turks were filtered through texts and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (3): 511–544.
Published: 01 September 2009
..., but a more complex attitude governs his commentary on specific customs and their disappearance from Venice. One reason that Vecellio regrets the passing of earlier styles of dress is that he sees traditional Venetian clothing, to use Defert’s terminology, as an ideal instance of habit as...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (3): 663–665.
Published: 01 September 2011
...’ Marian Scriptures  545 – 76 Rothman, E. Natalie Conversion and Convergence in the Venetian-­Ottoman Borderlands  602 – 33 Saltzman, Benjamin A. Writing Friendship, Mourning the Friend in Late Anglo-­Saxon Rules of Confraternity  251 – 91 Test, Edward M. “A dish fit for the gods...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (3): 619–641.
Published: 01 September 2009
..., Rosenthal / Fashions of Friendship  621 and type. The name “Sigismund Ortel” is visible in most of the inscriptions on the folios but is scratched out by pen for reasons that are unknown. In the Egerton album, the highest-ranked Venetian official, the “Duchessa Veneziana” [Venetian Dogaressa...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (3): 577–599.
Published: 01 September 2011
... Portuguese merchant who lived in the Venetian parish of Santa Maria Formosa, seemed like a good Catholic to most of his neighbors. Gaspare — who celebrated Passover with Jewish friends in the Ghetto — not only attended Mass and occasionally made his confession but even served as a warden of his...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (3): 459–462.
Published: 01 September 2011
... illustrates, the girl’s story quickly reached the highest ech- elons of both Ottoman and Venetian society and might easily have fueled conflict between these two states had it not been for the ways in which both Bosnian and Venetian elites managed to find certain converging interests and certain common...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (1): 57–74.
Published: 01 January 2007
... wanted to avoid ending up as the Turks so often did really had much choice: though the Ottomans had almost infinite supplies of material and the largest shipyards in Europe, they often could not put their fleet to sea, as the Venetian ambassadors repeatedly noted, since they “could not equip...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (3): 515–539.
Published: 01 September 2020
... peace posed by Spanish ambitions as diplomatic feints, calculated to mislead both the Habsburgs and the French into thinking that he had greater sympathy for their rival positions than was actually the case. The Venetian ambassador in London observed to Rosny that James kept making apparently...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (1): 125–156.
Published: 01 January 2000
... bitter conflict. As the Venetian ambassador to the Porte noted in 1586, the Turks were “pleased at this English alliance as a counterpoise to Spain while they are occupied with Persian affairs.”14 (Much of Europe was similarly pleased at the Ottoman-Persian conflict as a...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (1): 163–195.
Published: 01 January 2007
..., the restoration of the Greeks in Constantinople (1261) opened the Black Sea to their allies, the Genoese, and soon to the Venetians as well. . . . [I]n the first decades of the fourteenth century there came into being regular maritime routes towards Flanders...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (1): 9–55.
Published: 01 January 2007
... returning “west,” if they can). It is the realm of West- ern antiquity, a Roman, Venetian, “Muslim,” Spanish, French, or English lake, bearing goods to and for a space sooner or later called “Europe,” until the “Age of Discovery” — when interest, ambition, and slavery miraculously “shift” to the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (1): 103–130.
Published: 01 January 2015
... his think- ing offers us a chance to discern some of the tensions in the early modern law of torture that would eventually lead to its abolition. Born in 1500 in Oderzo, a town under Venetian rule about thirty kilometers northeast of Treviso, Francesco Casoni attended law school at the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (3): 519–542.
Published: 01 September 2002
... and Early Modern Studies 32:3, Fall 2002. Copyright © by Duke University Press / 2002 / $2.00. silver and tin made for a lighter mirror, both in its weight and in the bright- ness of its reflection. The practice was picked up by Venetian glassmakers who used the process to...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 January 2008
... geography. Since detailed correspon- dence and record-keeping was a hallmark of Venetian diplomatic practice, for example, a preponderance of earlier research has focused on Venice. Queller, for instance, was a Venetianist. The Victorian translation of all Watkins...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (2): 401–420.
Published: 01 May 2010
.... Cam- bridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2009. xiv, 519 pp.; color plates throughout. $65.00. [The first publication of Michael of Rhodes’s illustrated account of his experiences in the Venetian merchant and military fleets.] Michael, of Rhodes. The Book of Michael of Rhodes: A Fifteenth-Century...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 79–104.
Published: 01 January 2018
... midwives. After 1689, Venetian midwives were offi- cially required to have read the text in order to practice their trade legally in the Venetian Republic.45 Apart from this official endorsement, La commare is also distinct for its appreciation of the orally and experientially learned wisdom of...