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  1. Empowering Collaborations

    Writing Partnerships between Religious Women and Scribes in the Middle Ages

    By Kimberley Benedict

    Series: Studies in Medieval History and Culture

    This study examines partnerships between medieval women and scribes. Kimberly Benedict argues that medieval female visionaries often play prominent roles in collaboration while their male amanuenses serves as supports and foils....

    Published June 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  2. The Medieval Tradition of Thebes

    History and Narrative in the Roman de Thebes, Boccaccio, Chaucer, and Lydgate

    By Dominique Battles

    Series: Studies in Medieval History and Culture

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 5th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Pestilence in Medieval and Early Modern English Literature

    By Byron Lee Grigsby

    Series: Studies in Medieval History and Culture

    Pestilence in Medieval and Early Modern English Literature examines three diseases--leprosy, bubonic plague, and syphilis--to show how doctors, priests, and literary authors from the Middle Ages through the Renaissance interpreted certain illnesses through a moral filter. Lacking knowledge about...

    Published November 30th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Consuming Passions

    The Uses of Cannibalism in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe

    By Merrall L. Price

    Series: Studies in Medieval History and Culture

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 28th 2003 by Routledge

  5. The Reproductive Unconscious in Late Medieval and Early Modern England

    By Jennifer Wynne Hellwarth

    Series: Studies in Medieval History and Culture

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 3rd 2002 by Routledge

  6. The Literal Sense and the Gospel of John in Late Medieval Commentary and Literature

    By MArk Hazard

    Series: Studies in Medieval History and Culture

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 19th 2002 by Routledge

  7. The Mystical Language of Sensation in the Later Middle Ages

    By Gordon Rudy

    Series: Studies in Medieval History and Culture

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 18th 2002 by Routledge

  8. John Cassian and the Reading of Egyptian Monastic Culture

    By Steven D. Driver

    Series: Studies in Medieval History and Culture

    This book examines the method of meditative reading encouraged by John Cassian (c. 360-435) in his ascetic writings, the bulk of which are fictive dialogues that purportedly record the instruction he had received from Egyptial Christian monks. This instruction was at its core an interactive...

    Published February 27th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Marriage Fictions in Old French Secular Narratives, 1170-1250

    A Critical Re-evaluation of the Courtly Love Debate

    By Keith Nickolaus

    Series: Studies in Medieval History and Culture

    Nickolaus provides the readers with a concise critical discussion of the "courtly love" debate, broad historical and comparative analysis, and a model that explains, at the level of plot, rhetoric, and ideology, the proper place of amorous motifs in the context of prevailing Christian doctrines and...

    Published November 20th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Justice and the Social Context of Early Middle High German Literature

    By Robert G. Sullivan

    Series: Studies in Medieval History and Culture

    This book argues that far from preaching traditional, otherworldly ideals, the authors or these religious works were deeply engaged in the social, political, and spiritual issues that characterized the Holy Roman Empire at a time of radical transformation....

    Published August 30th 2001 by Routledge