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The Sword of Judith: Judith Studies Across the Disciplines
Available to read for free online: The first multidisciplinary collection of essays to discuss representations of Judith throughout the centuries.
3. Judith in the Christian Tradition
“ Sacred Voices ” : Echoes of a Symposium ( Newcastle University , 9-11 April 2008 )
The workshop-style symposium on “Sacred Voices”, held at Newcastle University April 9-11, focused on exploring what connection the concept of “Voices” might provide between the different projectsExpand
‘Turning many to righteousness’ Religious didacticism in the ›Speculum humanae salvationis‹ and the similitude of the oak tree
The ›Speculum humanae salvationis‹ is an elaborate religious and didactic text, made up of words and pictures in combination.1 It is generally held to have been composed in the earlier part of theExpand
13. Bilingual Devotion in Northern Germany: Prayer Books from the Luneburg Convents
The prayer books from Medingen and other Luneburg convents offer a unique insight into the processes of religious and linguistic transformation which shaped devotion through writing in northernExpand
From Devotional Aids to Antiquarian Objects: The Prayer Books of Medingen
Henrike Lahnemann discusses the production and transmission of late medieval manuscripts, reflecting on the changeable nature of engaging with books as objects. She explores the layered meanings of aExpand
The introduction gives the background for the special issue on German Manuscripts in Oxford, linking the interests of Nigel F. Palmer with the history of Oxford German Studies. Das Vorwort erläutertExpand