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Women, reading, and piety in late medieval England

Mary Carpenter Erler

Women, reading, and piety in late medieval England

by Mary Carpenter Erler

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Books and reading -- England -- History -- To 1500.,
  • Religious literature.,
  • Women -- Social networks -- England -- History -- To 1500.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-214) and indexes.

    StatementMary C. Erler.
    SeriesCambridge studies in medieval literature -- 46
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 226 p. :
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22151381M
    ISBN 100521812216

    Zieman, Katherine, ‘Reading, singing and understanding: constructions of the literacy of women religious in late medieval England’ in Learning and Literacy in Medieval England and Abroad, Ed. Sarah Rees Jones (Utrecht Studies in Medieval Literacy, 3) (Turnhout, ), Life in the Margins. (a point Mary Erler stresses in her Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval England), and also the intermingling of the quotidian and the eternal, the individual and.

    Research for this book began with the deceptively simple question: What Patterns of Piety: Women, Gender and Religion in Late Medieval and Reformation England Christine Peters Excerpt More information. - Patterns of Piety: Women, Gender and Religion in Late Medieval and Reformation England Christine Peters Excerpt More. Cordelia Beattie‘s article, “Married Women’s Wills: Probate, Property, and Piety in Later Medieval England,” appears in the latest issue of Law and History Review.. Below, she explains some of her main insights into married women’s property in medieval England. The Married Women’s Property Act of , which gave wives the right to own their own property, is often viewed as a key.

    Textual Inheritance: A Theory for Agency of Women in English Books of Hours Heather Hill Because women in late medieval England grew fonder of books of hours the book of hours was first and foremost a book of devotion, meant for 19private piety in the daily lives of their owners. They. Offering a new interpretation of the transition from Catholicism to Protestantism in the English Reformation, this book explores its implications for an understanding of women and gender. It asserts that late medieval Christocentric piety shaped the nature of the Reformation, and reasseses Price: $


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Women, reading, and piety in late medieval England by Mary Carpenter Erler Download PDF EPUB FB2

Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval England Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval England traces networks of female book ownership and exchange which reading so far been obscure, and shows how women were responsible for both owning and circulating devotional books.

In seven narratives of individual women who lived between and Cited by: In Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval England Mary Erler traces networks of female book ownership and exchange which have so far been obscure, and shows how women were responsible for both owning and circulating devotional by: In Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval England Mary Erler traces networks of female book ownership and exchange which have so far been obscure, and shows how women were responsible for both owning and circulating devotional books.

Seven narratives of individual women who lived between and are enclosed by an overview of nuns' reading and their surviving books, and a survey. The Library 'Mary Erler's Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval England offers a truly groundbreaking contribution to medieval studies.' Studies in the Age of Chaucer 'This is an admirable book.

It is well researched, well written, and well presented, and it represents a real advance in the ongoing re-evaluation of women's reading and /5(6).

Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval England. By Mary C. Erler (New York, Cambridge University Press, ) pp. $ Erler's latest volume brings together her research on women and their books, some of it previously published, in one useful volume.

The Library, '… Erler's approach has much to offer the researcher interested in religion, spirituality, and indeed 'piety in late medieval England … Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval England will be of as much interest to religious historians as it is to historians of the book.

Get this from a library. Women, reading, and piety in late medieval England. [Mary Carpenter Erler] -- "Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval England traces networks of female book ownership and exchange which have so far been obscure, and shows how women were responsible for both owning and.

Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval England will be of as much interest to religious historians as it is to historians of the book. It is a thoughtful and reflective contribution to the history of female reading '.

The Library 'Mary Erler's Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval England offers a truly groundbreaking contribution Author: Mary Erler.

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Pp. xii, isbn: $ Mary C. Erler's important new book, Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval EngUnd, offers as its central theme 'the permeability of female lay and religous culture' at the end of the English Middle Ages (5).

Book InformationWomen, Reading and Piety in Late Medieval England. By M. Erler. (Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature 46). Cambridge University Press. Women, Reading and Piety in late medieval England. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Erler, Mary C. Private reading in the fifteenth- and sixteenth-century English nunnery. Medium Aevum Erler, Mary C. “A Revelation of Purgatory” (): reform and the politics of female visions. Viator Author: Aude Mairey. Mary Erler (Editor) MARY ERLER is a professor of English at Fordham University.

Her books includeRecords of Early English Drama: Ecclesiastical London and Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval England.

Maryanne Kowaleski (Editor) MARYANNE KOWALESKI, who also teaches at Fordham, is the Joseph Fitzpatrick S.J. Distinguished Professor and Director of Medieval Studies. This book offers a new interpretation of the transition from Catholicism to Protestantism in the English Reformation, and explores its implications for an understanding of women and gender.

It argues that late medieval Christocentric piety shaped the nature of the Reformation, and reasseses assumptions that the 'loss' of the Virgin Mary and the saints was detrimental to women. Reading Medieval Studies, 43 (): ‘Well saved in suffering’: male Piety in Late-Medieval Tribulation Texts Sarah Macmillan University of Birmingham In her discussion of medieval knighthood and manhood, Ruth Mazo Karras asserts that ‘Religiosity and masculinity did not come into conflict’.

Get this from a library. Patterns of piety: women, gender, and religion in late medieval and Reformation England. [Christine Peters] -- "This book offers a new interpretation of the transition from Catholicism to Protestantism in the English Reformation, and explores its implications for an understanding of women and gender.

Central. Medieval Women Book Owners: Arbiters of Lay Piety and Ambassadors of Culture Susan Groag Bell This boke is myne, Eleanor Worcester An I yt lose, and yow yt fynd I pray yow hartely to be so kynd That yow wel take a letil payne To se my boke is brothe home agayne.

[Inscription in a Book of Hours belonging to the Duchess of Worcester, ca. The late Middle Ages (c) was an age of transition. The major events of this period - the Black Death, the Hundred Years War, the rise of Parliament, the depositions of five English kings between and - are examined in detail in this book.

French and Lowe have argued that men were more likely to give ready-made vestments to the church, whereas women would give the cloth to make them, but Liddy did not find such a gendered distinction: French, Katherine L., “ Women in the Late Medieval English Parish,” in Gendering the Master Narrative: Women and Power in the Middle Ages, ed.

Buy Patterns of Piety: Women, Gender and Religion in Late Medieval and Reformation England (Cambridge Studies in Early Modern British History) Reissue by Peters, Christine (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Christine Peters. Looking Inward Devotional Reading and the Private Self in Late Medieval England Jennifer Bryan. pages | 6 x 9 Cloth | ISBN | $s | Outside the Americas £ Ebook editions are available from selected online vendors A volume in the Middle Ages Series "This straightforward, accessible study will appeal to everyone interested in English literature and culture."—.

See, for example, Erler, Women, Reading, and Piety (n. above); Annette Grise, C., “Women's Devotional Reading in Late-Medieval England and the Gendered Reader,” Medium Ævum 71 (): –25; Meale, Carol M., “‘ alle the bokes that I haue of latyn, englisch, and frensch’: Laywomen and Their Books in Late Medieval Cited by: 2.4 Christine Peters, Patterns of Piety: Women, Gender and Religion in Late Medieval and Reformation England (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ), 4, 93–94, – 5 Jessica Martin, ‘English Reformed Responses to the Passion’, in Private and Domestic Devotion in Early-modern.

Katherine Manne is also featured in Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval England by Mary C. Erler from Cambridge University Press: Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval England traces networks of female book ownership and exchange which have so far been obscure, and shows how women were responsible for both owning and circulating.