Saints on the Edge: reconfiguring sanctity in the Welsh March

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Abstract

An exploration of the twelfth-century versions of the vita of St Gwenfrewi/Winefride in the context of changing thinking about the role of women in the western Catholic church.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication Rewriting Holiness
Subtitle of host publication Reconfiguring Vitae, Re-signifying Cults
EditorsMadeleine Gray
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherBoydell and Brewer for Kings College London Medieval Studies
Pages89-108
Number of pages20
ISBN (Print)9780953983896
Publication statusPublished - 6 Jun 2017

Publication series

NameKings College London Medieval Studies
PublisherBoydell & Brewer
VolumeXXV

Keywords

  • hagiography
  • gender
  • Wales

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