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Performance and the parish: space, memory, and material devotion

Susannah Crowder

in Performing women: Gender, self, and representation in late-medieval Metz

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781526106407
eISBN:
9781526141989
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526106407.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

Individual women employed performance in parish settings, as well; in Metz, such practices permitted female performers to “write” fresh meanings upon the histories of existing bodies, objects, and ... More


“Silence Visible”: Carthusian Devotional Reading and Meditative Practice

in Reading in the Wilderness: Private Devotion and Public Performance in Late Medieval England

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226071329
eISBN:
9780226071343
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226071343.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter examines the interaction between private and public experience in Carthusian devotion as it is preserved in books and art from the early days of the order through the late medieval ... More


Itinerant Icons of the Theravada Ecumene

Maurizio Peleggi

in Monastery, Monument, Museum: Sites and Artifacts of Thai Cultural Memory

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824866068
eISBN:
9780824876913
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824866068.003.0003
Subject:
History, Asian History

Chapter 2 describes the social lives of famous Buddha images, such as the Emerald Buddha and the Phra Sihing Buddha, by retracing their peregrinations through present-day northern Thailand and Laos ... More


Sacred Hearts

Karmen Mackendrick

in Word Made Skin: Figuring Language at the Surface of Flesh

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823224067
eISBN:
9780823235902
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823224067.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

This chapter discusses the sacred heart, an extraordinarily popular Catholic devotional image with an intriguing set of devotees—medieval mystics, sweet old ladies, and ... More


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