Rewriting Holiness: Introduction

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    Abstract

    A substantial literature review on the rewriting of saints' lives and the re-signifying of their cults, as an introduction to an edited collection of essays considering the subject from an inter-faith perspective.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationRewriting Holiness
    Subtitle of host publication Reconfiguring Vitae, Re-signifying Cults
    EditorsMadeleine Gray
    Place of PublicationLondon
    PublisherBoydell and Brewer for Kings College London Medieval Studies
    Pages1-28
    Number of pages28
    ISBN (Print)9780953983896
    Publication statusPublished - 6 Jun 2017

    Publication series

    NameKings College London Medieval Studies
    PublisherBoydell & Brewer
    VolumeXXV

    Keywords

    • hagiography
    • saints
    • comparative religion
    • gender
    • identity

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