The Monstrous Middle Ages

Golygydd(ion): Bettina Bildhauer Robert Mills

Iaith: Saesneg

Dosbarthiad(au): Canoloesol Beirniadaeth Lenyddol

  • Tachwedd 2003 · 208tudalen · 216x138mm

  • ·Clawr Meddal - 9780708318225
  • · eLyfr - epub - 9781786831750
  • · eLyfr - mobi - 9781786831767
  • · eLyfr - pdf - 9781786831743


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1. Introduction: Conceptualising the Monstrous; Bettina Bildhauer and Robert Mills; 2. Jesus as Monster; Robert Mills; 3. Monstrous Masculinities: Julian of Norwich’s A Revelation of Love and The book of Margery Kempe; Liz Herbert McAvoy; 4. Blood, Jews and Monsters in Medieval Culture; Bettina Bildhauer; 5. The Other Close at Hand: Gerald of Wales and the ‘Marvels of the West’; Asa Simon Mittman; 6. Idoles and Simulacra: Paganity, Hybridity and Representation in Mandeville’s Travels; Sarah Salih; 7. Demonizing the Night in Medieval Europe: A Temporal Monstrosity?; Deborah Youngs and Simon Harris; 8. Apocalyptic Monsters: Animal Inspirations for the Iconography of North European Devourers; Aleks Pluskowski; 9. Hell on Earth: Situating Devils in the Medieval landscape; Jeremy Harte; 10. Encountering the Monstrous: Saints and Dragons in Medieval Thought; Samantha J. E. Riches

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Bettina Bildhauer

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Robert Mills

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