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Constructing Gender in Medieval Ireland

  • Editors
  • Sarah Sheehan
  • Ann Dooley

Part of the The New Middle Ages book series (TNMA)

About this book

Introduction

Medieval Irish texts reveal distinctive and unexpected constructions of gender. Constructing Gender in Medieval Ireland illuminates these ideas through its fresh and provocative re-readings of a wide range of texts, including saga, romance, legal texts, Fenian narrative, hagiography, and ecclesiastical verse.

Keywords

gender Medieval Literature women

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