The Resource New readings on women in Old English literature, edited by Helen Damico and Alexandra Hennessey Olsen

New readings on women in Old English literature, edited by Helen Damico and Alexandra Hennessey Olsen

Label
New readings on women in Old English literature
Title
New readings on women in Old English literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Helen Damico and Alexandra Hennessey Olsen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PR179.W65
LC item number
N4 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Damico, Helen
  • Olsen, Alexandra Hennessey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women
  • Civilization, Anglo-Saxon, in literature
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • Women in literature
  • Civilization, Anglo-Saxon, in literature
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature
  • English literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women in literature
  • Women
  • Oudengels
  • Vrouwen
  • Sekserol
  • Literatur
  • Frau
  • Kongress
  • England
  • Altenglisch
Label
New readings on women in Old English literature, edited by Helen Damico and Alexandra Hennessey Olsen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • The fates of women / Marijane Osborn -- Introduction / Helen Damico and Alexandra Hennessey Olsen -- Some implications of the Boniface correspondence / Christine E. Fell -- Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians / F.T. Wainwright -- The king's wife in Wessex, 800-1066 / Pauline Stafford -- The historical bearing of place-name studies : the place of women in Anglo-Saxon society / Frank M. Stenton -- Concepts of Anglo-Saxon women in the laws / Mary P. Richards and B. Jane Stanfield -- The politics of scarcity : notes on the sex ratio in early Scandinavia / Carol J. Clover -- What's so new about the sexual revolution? : some comments on Anglo-Saxon attitudes toward sexuality in women based on four Exeter Book riddles / Edith Whitehurst Williams
  • Ælfric's women saints : Eugenia / Paul E. Szarmach -- The Ides of the cotton gnomic poem / Audrey L. Meaney -- The valkyrie reflex in Old English literature / Helen Damico -- Women's songs, women's language : Wulf and eadwacer and The wife's lament / Patricia A. Belanoff -- Freoðuwebbe in Old English poetry / L. John Sklute -- The Old English poetic vocabulary of beauty / Paul Beekman Taylor -- Cynewulf's autonomous women : a reconsideration of Elene and Juliana / Alexandra Hennessey Olsen
  • "Pæt wæs geomuru ides?" : a female stereotype examined / Joyce Hill -- The structural unity of Beowulf : the problem of Grendel's mother / Jane Chance -- Eve's I.Q. rating : two sexist views of Genesis B / Alain Renoir -- Wulf and eadwacer : the adulterous woman reconsidered / Dolores Warwick Frese -- The Englishing of Arcestrate : woman in Apollonius of Tyre / Anita R. Riedinger
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 313 pages
Isbn
9780253334138
Lccn
88045459
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)19388382
  • (OCoLC)ocm19388382
Label
New readings on women in Old English literature, edited by Helen Damico and Alexandra Hennessey Olsen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • The fates of women / Marijane Osborn -- Introduction / Helen Damico and Alexandra Hennessey Olsen -- Some implications of the Boniface correspondence / Christine E. Fell -- Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians / F.T. Wainwright -- The king's wife in Wessex, 800-1066 / Pauline Stafford -- The historical bearing of place-name studies : the place of women in Anglo-Saxon society / Frank M. Stenton -- Concepts of Anglo-Saxon women in the laws / Mary P. Richards and B. Jane Stanfield -- The politics of scarcity : notes on the sex ratio in early Scandinavia / Carol J. Clover -- What's so new about the sexual revolution? : some comments on Anglo-Saxon attitudes toward sexuality in women based on four Exeter Book riddles / Edith Whitehurst Williams
  • Ælfric's women saints : Eugenia / Paul E. Szarmach -- The Ides of the cotton gnomic poem / Audrey L. Meaney -- The valkyrie reflex in Old English literature / Helen Damico -- Women's songs, women's language : Wulf and eadwacer and The wife's lament / Patricia A. Belanoff -- Freoðuwebbe in Old English poetry / L. John Sklute -- The Old English poetic vocabulary of beauty / Paul Beekman Taylor -- Cynewulf's autonomous women : a reconsideration of Elene and Juliana / Alexandra Hennessey Olsen
  • "Pæt wæs geomuru ides?" : a female stereotype examined / Joyce Hill -- The structural unity of Beowulf : the problem of Grendel's mother / Jane Chance -- Eve's I.Q. rating : two sexist views of Genesis B / Alain Renoir -- Wulf and eadwacer : the adulterous woman reconsidered / Dolores Warwick Frese -- The Englishing of Arcestrate : woman in Apollonius of Tyre / Anita R. Riedinger
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 313 pages
Isbn
9780253334138
Lccn
88045459
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)19388382
  • (OCoLC)ocm19388382

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