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Received Medievalisms

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This study examines the post-medieval reception of Vienna's women's monastic institutions. Through analysis of the physical and hi... Lire la suite
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Description

This study examines the post-medieval reception of Vienna's women's monastic institutions. Through analysis of the physical and historical place such women's institutions held in an important urban and political center, this book provides a new picture of the ways in which the medieval shapes later understandings of women's role and agency.

"Received Medievalisms is a remarkable book - remarkable in its temporal and disciplinary scope, remarkable in its creative methodological approach, and remarkable in its fascinating arguments. Cynthia J. Cyrus brings to bear a serious depth of learning and an astute, deft critical sensibility in demonstrating the significance of women's convents, and of the versions of the Middle Ages they carry with them, in Viennese culture from the sixteenth through the nineteenth centuries." - Nancy Bradley Warren, Professor and Head, Department of English, Texas A&M University



Auteur
Cynthia Cyrus is Professor of Musicology and affiliated faculty in Women s and Gender studies at Vanderbilt University, USA, where she also serves as Associate Provost for undergraduate education.

Contenu
1. Setting the Stage 2. Mine's Taller: On Steeple Distortions in City Depictions 3. Mental Topography and the Viennese Medieval Past 4. Foundation Stories: The Heroes of Viennese Monasticism 5. Virgin Intercessor and Other Monastic Miracles 6. The Persistence of the Medieval Appendix 1: Views of Vienna: Selected Panoramas, Plans, and Pictorial Reports Appendix 2: Vienna in Prose: Selected Histories, Topographies, and Travelogues

Informations sur le produit

Titre: Received Medievalisms
Auteur:
Code EAN: 9780230393578
ISBN: 978-0-230-39357-8
Format: Livre Relié
Editeur: Springer Palgrave Macmillan
Genre: Histoire
nombre de pages: 243
Poids: 459g
Taille: H20mm x B223mm x T145mm
Année: 2013
Auflage: 2013

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