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Title Medieval practices of space / Barbara A. Hanawalt, Michal Kobialka, editors
Published Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2000]
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 269 pages) : illustrations
Series Medieval cultures ; v. 23
Medieval cultures ; v. 23
Contents Signs of the city : place, power, and public fantasy in medieval Paris / Michael Camille -- Linguistic cartography of property and power in late medieval Marseille / Daniel Lord Smail -- Spaces of arbitration and the organization of space in late medieval Italian cities / Charles Burroughs -- Architecture and the iconoclastic controversy / Andrzej Piotrowski -- Staging place/space in the eleventh-century monastic practices / Michal Kobialka -- Space and discipline in early medieval Europe / Valerie I.J. Flint -- Theatrical space, mutable space, and the space of imagination : three readings of the Croxton Play of the Sacrament / Donnalee Dox -- Dramatic memories and tortured spaces in the Mistere de la Sainte Hostie / Jody Enders / Becoming collection : the spatial afterlife of medieval universal histories / Kathleen Biddick -- Poetic mapping : on Villon's "Contredictz de Franc Gontier" / Tom Conley
Summary The contributors to this volume cross disciplinary and theoretical boundaries to read the words, metaphors, images, signs, poetic illusions, and identities with which medieval men and women used space and place to add meaning to the world
Notes Papers from a conference held in April 1997
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Civilization, Medieval.
Literature, Medieval.
Public spaces -- Europe -- History -- To 1500.
Space (Architecture) -- Social aspects -- Europe -- History -- To 1500.
Space and time in literature.
Space and time -- Psychological aspects.
Space and time -- Religious aspects.
Space and time -- Social aspects -- Europe -- History -- To 1500.
Visual perception in literature.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Hanawalt, Barbara A., 1941-
Kobialka, Michal.
ISBN 0816691401 (electronic bk.)
9780816691401 (electronic bk.)
(PB ; acid-free paper)