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Combining critical work in feminism, gender studies, queer theory, and cultural studies, the essays explore the relationship between Christian and masculine identity; children, penance, and sexuality; heroism, castration, and eunuchry; education; the relationship between male and animal bodies; discipline and gender; Chaucer; transvestism and knighthood; drag and blackface; contemporary identity theory; and other scholarly subjects.

Table of Contents

  1. Body doubles : producing the masculine corpus /D. Vance Smith
  2. Becoming Christian, becoming male? /Steven F. Kruger
  3. Where the boys are : children and sex in the Anglo Saxon penitentials /Allen J. Fantzen
  4. Ironic intertextuality and the reader's resistance to heroic masculinity in the Waltharius /David Townsend
  5. Abelard and rewriting the male body : castration, identity, and remasculinization /Martin Irvine
  6. Origenary fantasies : Abelard's castration and confession /Bonnie Wheeler
  7. Abelard's blissful castration /Yves Ferroul
  8. Eunuchs who keep the sabbath : becoming male and the ascetic ideal in thirteenth century Jewish mysticism /Elliot R. Wolfson
  9. Sharing wine, women, and song : masculine identity formation and the medieval European universities /Ruth Mazo Karras
  10. Wolf man /Leslie Dunton-Downer
  11. Gowther among the dogs : becoming inhuman c. 1400 /Jeffrey Jerome Cohen
  12. Erotic discipline, or "tee hee, I like my boys to be girls" : inventing with the body in Chaucer's Miller's tale /Glenn Burger
  13. Pardoner, veiled and unveiled /Robert S. Sturges
  14. Transvestite knights in medieval life and literature /Ad Putter
  15. Viscious guise : effeminacy, sodomy, and mankind /Garrett P. J. Epp
  16. Outlaw masculinities : drag, blackface, and late medieval laboring class festivities /Claire Sponsler
  17. Normative hetersexuality in history and theory : case of Sir David Lindsay of the mount /R. James Goldstein
  18. Becoming male /Michael Uebel.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780815337706
Author:
Cohen, Jeffrey Jerom
Publisher:
Garland Publishing
Editor:
Cohen, Jeffrey Jerome
Editor:
Wheeler, Bonnie
Author:
Cohen, Jeffrey Jerome
Location:
New York
Subject:
History
Subject:
Men's Studies - Masculinity
Subject:
Civilization, medieval
Subject:
Men in literature
Subject:
Masculinity
Subject:
Gender Studies-Mens Studies
Edition Number:
1st pbk. ed.
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references.
Series:
Garland Reference Library of the Humanities
Series Volume:
vol. 2066.
Publication Date:
20000531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
387
Dimensions:
8.44x6.00x.83 in. 1.05 lbs.

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