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The Virgin and the Word

Jan Machielsen

in Martin Delrio: Demonology and Scholarship in the Counter-Reformation

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780197265802
eISBN:
9780191772009
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265802.003.0012
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter sketches two areas of Martin Delrio’s output that have received little notice so far: his Mariology and his biblical exegesis. It argues that alongside the Disquisitiones magicae, the ... More


From Café to Contest: New Year’s Variety Shows and the Soviet Festive System

Christine E. Evans

in Between Truth and Time: A History of Soviet Central Television

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780300208481
eISBN:
9780300208962
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300208481.003.0004
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter examines Central Television's use of holiday programming to evaluate and negotiate audience needs. It first discusses the place of television in the Soviet festive system before ... More


Introduction

D. L. d'Avray

in Medieval Marriage: Symbolism and Society

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198208211
eISBN:
9780191716690
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208211.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This introductory chapter attempts to situate medieval marriage in world History by briefly surveying the ‘sacred marriage’ (hieros gamos) theme in Comparative Religion: the Ancient Near East (Song ... More


Justifying the Montfortian Regime

S. T. Ambler

in Bishops in the Political Community of England, 1213-1272

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780198754022
eISBN:
9780191815751
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198754022.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter examines how the Montfortians constructed their case in support of their regime. In arguments put to Louis IX of France at Amiens at the turn of 1264, the Montfortians sought to align ... More


Visuality, Violence and the Return of the Middle Ages: Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds as an Adaptation of the Nibelungen Story

Bettina Bildhauer

in The Middle Ages in the Modern World: Twenty-first century perspectives

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780197266144
eISBN:
9780191860027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266144.003.0014
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter argues for the first time that Quentin Tarantino based his film Inglourious Basterds in part on the medieval tale of the Nibelungs, as mediated chiefly through Fritz Lang’s Nibelungen. ... More


The Song of the Faithful Wife Ch’unhyang

Rachel E. Chung

in Finding Wisdom in East Asian Classics

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153973
eISBN:
9780231527194
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153973.003.0031
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines The Song of the Faithful Wife Ch'unhyang, which has often been called “the Romeo and Juliet of Korea” for its depiction of the passion and poignancy of young love. It argues ... More


Walter Hilton: England’s Mystic Theologian

Wolfgang Riehle

in The Secret Within: Hermits, Recluses, and Spiritual Outsiders in Medieval England

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451096
eISBN:
9780801470936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451096.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter focuses on Walter Hilton, England's mystic theologian. Walter Hilton is regarded as the actual theologian of English mysticism. His intellectual and literary activity belongs to the last ... More


The Warrior’s Tale: Strongbow and the Invasion of Ireland

Richard Huscroft

in Tales From the Long Twelfth Century: The Rise and Fall of the Angevin Empire

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780300187250
eISBN:
9780300187281
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300187250.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter examines the tale of Richard Fitz Gilbert, more popularly known as Strongbow. The coming of the English to Ireland has been commonly characterised as an ‘invasion’ and subsequent events ... More


Montfortians and Royalists

S. T. Ambler

in Bishops in the Political Community of England, 1213-1272

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780198754022
eISBN:
9780191815751
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198754022.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter considers how around half of the episcopate came to support Simon de Montfort, beginning with the king’s muster in March 1264, when several bishops declared their loyalty to Montfort. It ... More


Shostakovich: Hits and Misses

Marina Frolova-Walker

in Stalin's Music Prize: Soviet Culture and Politics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780300208849
eISBN:
9780300215991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300208849.003.0005
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter discusses the Stalin Prize history of Dmitry Shostakovich, who won in 1950 and 1952. It begins with an analysis of the debate in the Stalin Prize Committee over Shostakovich's Eighth ... More


Comrades Bound by Memories Many

Barbara A. Gannon

in The Won Cause: Black and White Comradeship in the Grand Army of the Republic

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807834527
eISBN:
9781469603124
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807877708_gannon.13
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This chapter discusses Charles Graham Halpine's poem titled “Song of the Soldier,” which described comrades as those who had marched “in marches many, comrades tried in dangers many, Comrades bound ... More


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