Representing medieval genders and sexualities in Europe : construction, transformation, and subversion, 600-1530 / edited by Elizabeth L'Estrange and Alison More

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Subjects: Gender identity--Europe--History--To 1500
Sex customs--Europe--History--To 1500
Gender identity--Europe--History--To 1500--Sources
Sex customs--Europe--History--To 1500--Sources
Art and society--Europe--History--To 1500
Popular culture--Europe--History--To 1500
Europe--Social life and customs
Europe--Social conditions--To 1492
Europe--Intellectual life
Europe--Religious life and customs
Geschichte 600-1530
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Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2011
LC Classification: H, HQ
Physical Description: xii, 202 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Authors: L'Estrange, Elizabeth
More, Alison, 1975-
Notes: LCCN: 2011001429
ISBN: 9781409409878 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 1409409872 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9781409409878 (ebook)
ISBN: 1409409872 (ebook)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-196) and index
Contents: Representing Medieval genders and sexualities in Europe : construction, transformation, and subversion, 600-1530 / Elizabeth L'Estrange and Alison More -- "What, after all, is a male virgin?" : multiple performances of male virginity in Anglo-Saxon saints' lives / Cassandra Rhodes -- Convergence, conversion, and transformation : gender and sanctity in thirteenth-century liège / Alison More -- Constructing political rule, transforming gender scripts : revisiting the thirteenth-century rule of Joan and Margaret, countesses of Flanders / Francesca Canadé Sautman -- Violence on vellum : St. Margaret's transgressive body and its audience / Jennifer Borland -- "Pourquoy appellerions nous ces choses differentes, qu'une heure, un moment, un mouvement peuvent rendre du tout semblables?" : representing gender identity in the Late Medieval French querelle des femmes / Helen Swift -- Constructing female sanctity in Late Medieval Naples : the funerary monument of Queen Sancia of Majorca / Aislinn Loconte -- Deschi da parto and topsy-turvy gender relations in fifteenth-century Italian households / Elizabeth L'Estrange -- Fashioning female humanist scholarship : self-representation in Laura Cereta's letters / Jennifer Cavalli -- Mightier than the sword : reading, writing, and noble masculinity in the early sixteenth century / Fiona S. Dunlop
OCLC Number: 700205573
ISBN/ISSN: 9781409409878
1409409872