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The Resource Barking Abbey and medieval literary culture : authorship and authority in a female community, edited by Jennifer N. Brown and Donna Alfano Bussell

Barking Abbey and medieval literary culture : authorship and authority in a female community, edited by Jennifer N. Brown and Donna Alfano Bussell

Label
Barking Abbey and medieval literary culture : authorship and authority in a female community
Title
Barking Abbey and medieval literary culture
Title remainder
authorship and authority in a female community
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jennifer N. Brown and Donna Alfano Bussell
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
829.099287
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN682.W6
LC item number
B37 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brown, Jennifer N.
  • Bussell, Donna Alfano
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Barking Abbey
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • Literature, Medieval
  • Devotional literature, English (Middle)
  • Devotional literature, English
  • Authors and patrons
Label
Barking Abbey and medieval literary culture : authorship and authority in a female community, edited by Jennifer N. Brown and Donna Alfano Bussell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-324) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Barking's lives, the abbey and its Abbesses / Donna Alfano Bussell with Jennifer N. Brown -- I. Barking Abbey and its anglo-saxon content -- Barking's monastic school, late seventh to twelfth century: history, saint-making and literary culture / Stephanie Hollis -- The saint-maker and the saint: Hildelith creates Ethelburg / Lisa M.C. Weston -- Goscelin of Saint-Bertin and the translation ceremony for Saints Ethelburg, Hildelith and Wulfhild / Kay Slocum -- 'The ladies have made me quite fat': authors and patrons at Barking Abbey / Thomas O'Donnell -- II. Barking Abbey and its anglo-norman context -- 'Sun num n'i vult dire a ore': identity matters at Barking Abbey / Delbert Russell -- 'Ce qu'ens li trovat, eut en sei': on the equal chastity of Queen Edith and King Edward in the Nun of Barking's La vie d'Edouard le confesseur / Thelma Fenster -- Body, gender, and nation in the lives of Edward the confessor / Jennifer N. Brown -- Clemence and Catherine: the Life of St. Catherine in its norman and anglo-norman context / Diane Auslander -- Cicero, Aelred and Guernes: the politics of love in Clemence of Barking's Catherine / Donna Alfano Bussell -- The authority of diversity: communal patronage in Le Gracial / Emma Bérat -- III. Barking Abbey and the later middle ages -- Keeping body and soul together: The charge to the Barking Cellaress / Alexandra Barratt -- Rhythmic liturgy, embodiment and female authority in Barking's Easter plays / Jill Stevenson -- Liturgy as the site of creative engagement contributions of the nuns of Barking / Anne Bagnall Yardley
Control code
ocn783154204
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 334 pages
Isbn
9781903153437
Lccn
2012464003
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)783154204
Label
Barking Abbey and medieval literary culture : authorship and authority in a female community, edited by Jennifer N. Brown and Donna Alfano Bussell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-324) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Barking's lives, the abbey and its Abbesses / Donna Alfano Bussell with Jennifer N. Brown -- I. Barking Abbey and its anglo-saxon content -- Barking's monastic school, late seventh to twelfth century: history, saint-making and literary culture / Stephanie Hollis -- The saint-maker and the saint: Hildelith creates Ethelburg / Lisa M.C. Weston -- Goscelin of Saint-Bertin and the translation ceremony for Saints Ethelburg, Hildelith and Wulfhild / Kay Slocum -- 'The ladies have made me quite fat': authors and patrons at Barking Abbey / Thomas O'Donnell -- II. Barking Abbey and its anglo-norman context -- 'Sun num n'i vult dire a ore': identity matters at Barking Abbey / Delbert Russell -- 'Ce qu'ens li trovat, eut en sei': on the equal chastity of Queen Edith and King Edward in the Nun of Barking's La vie d'Edouard le confesseur / Thelma Fenster -- Body, gender, and nation in the lives of Edward the confessor / Jennifer N. Brown -- Clemence and Catherine: the Life of St. Catherine in its norman and anglo-norman context / Diane Auslander -- Cicero, Aelred and Guernes: the politics of love in Clemence of Barking's Catherine / Donna Alfano Bussell -- The authority of diversity: communal patronage in Le Gracial / Emma Bérat -- III. Barking Abbey and the later middle ages -- Keeping body and soul together: The charge to the Barking Cellaress / Alexandra Barratt -- Rhythmic liturgy, embodiment and female authority in Barking's Easter plays / Jill Stevenson -- Liturgy as the site of creative engagement contributions of the nuns of Barking / Anne Bagnall Yardley
Control code
ocn783154204
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 334 pages
Isbn
9781903153437
Lccn
2012464003
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)783154204

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