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Women Medievalists and the Academy, Two Volumes
Language: en
Pages: 1122
Authors: Jane Chance
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-22 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

Long overlooked in standard reference works, pioneering women medievalists finally receive their due in Women Medievalists and the Academy. This comprehensive edited volume brings to life a diverse collection of inspiring figures through memoirs, biographical essays, and interviews. Covering many different nationalities and academic disciplines—including literature, philology, history, archaeology, art
Women Medievalists and the Academy
Language: en
Pages: 1073
Authors: Jane Chance
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press

"Pioneering. . . . An important and timely collection that profiles the lives and professional careers of women medievalists in the last centuries."--Maureen Mazzaoui, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Public Medievalists, Racism, and Suffrage in the American Women’s College
Language: en
Pages: 153
Authors: Mary Dockray-Miller
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-13 - Publisher: Springer

This study, part of growing interest in the study of nineteenth-century medievalism and Anglo-Saxonism, closely examines the intersections of race, class, and gender in the teaching of Anglo-Saxon in the American women’s colleges before World War I, interrogating the ways that the positioning of Anglo-Saxon as the historical core of
Gender and Text in the Later Middle Ages
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Jane Chance
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-07 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

The women who spoke or wrote in the margins of the Middle Ages—women who were oppressed and diminished by social and religious institutions—often were not literate. Or, if they could read, they did not know how to write. Transforming or subverting Western and patristic traditions associated with the clergy, they
Women and Gender in Medieval Europe
Language: en
Pages: 944
Authors: Margaret Schaus
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

From women's medicine and the writings of Christine de Pizan to the lives of market and tradeswomen and the idealization of virginity, gender and social status dictated all aspects of women's lives during the middle ages. A cross-disciplinary resource, Women and Gender in Medieval Europe examines the daily reality of