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Author: Berit Åström

Title: The Creation of the Anglo-Saxon Woman

Subtitle: -

Journal: Studia Neophilologica: A Journal of Germanic and Romance Languages and Literature

Volume: 70

Issue: 1

Year: 1998 (Published online: July 21, 2008)

Pages: 25-34

ISSN: 0039-3274 – Find a Library: WordCat | eISSN: 1651-2308 – Find a Library: WordCat

Language: English

Keywords: 8th Century, 9th Century | European History: English History


Link: Taylor & Francis Online (Restricted Access)


Author: Berit Åström, Institutionen för språkstudier (Department of Language Studies), Umeå universitet (Umeå University) –

Abstract: »Brief study of three cases in which scholars have minimized or misinterpreted the role of Anglo-Saxon women: Grendel’s mother, the "Wife’s Lament," and the excavation of two women in an Anglo-Saxon cemetery, one of whom may have been raped.« (Source: Feminae)

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