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Title Images of sainthood in medieval Europe / edited by Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski and Timea Szell
Published Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1991
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 315 pages) : illustrations
Series Cornell paperbacks
Contents (cont.) Non Alia Sed Aliter: the hermeneutics of gender in Bernard of Clairvaux / David Damrosch -- The need to give: suffering and female sanctity in the Middle Ages / Jo Ann McNamara -- Friars as confidants of holy women in Medieval Dominican hagiography / John Coakley -- Women saints, the vernacular, and history in early Medieval France / Karl D. Uitti -- The corporeality of female sancitity in The life of Saint Margaret / Elizabeth Robertson -- Holiness and the culture of devotion: remarks on some late Medieval male saints / Richared Kieckhefer
Lay people's sancitity in Western Europe: evolution of a pattern (Twelfth and Thirteenth centuries) / André Vauchez -- Sanctity and experience in pictorial hagiography: two illustrated lives of saints from Romanesque France / Magdalena Carrasco -- Spiritual sanctions in Wales / Lester K. Little -- National characteristics in the portrayal of English saints in the South English legendary / Klaus P. Jankofsky -- From the oral to the written in Medieval and Renaissance saints' lives / Evelyn Birge Vitz -- Martyrdom and the female voice: Saint Christine in the Cité des dames / Kevin Brownlee -- Saints, nuns, and speech in The Canterbury tales / Gail Berkeley Sherman -- Speaking without tongues: the Martyr Romanus and Augustine's theory of language in illustrations of Bern Burgerbibliothek Codex / Cynthia Hahn
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Christian hagiography -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses
Christian saints -- Cult -- Europe -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses
Europe -- Church history -- 600-1500 -- Congresses
Genre/Form Church history.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Blumenfeld-Kosinski, Renate, 1952-
Szell, Timea Klara.
Barnard College Conference on Medieval and Renaissance Studies (1987)
ISBN 1501745506