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Women and aristocratic culture in the Carolingian world

by Valerie L. Garver

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Europe -- History -- Middle Ages, 500-1500,
  • Upper class women -- Europe -- History -- To 1500,
  • Carolingians,
  • Social history -- Medieval, 500-1500,
  • Civilization, Medieval

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementValerie L. Garver.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1147.E85 G37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23229974M
    ISBN 109780801447716
    LC Control Number2009019277

    Indonesia. Indonesia is a semi-annual journal devoted to the timely study of Indonesia’s culture, history, government, economy, and society. It features original scholarly articles, interviews, translations, and book . Carolingian dynasty (– CE), family of Frankish aristocrats and the dynasty that they established to rule western Europe. The family came to power as hereditary mayors of the palace of the kingdom of Austrasia. The dynastic name derives from the large number of .

    The Carolingian renaissance and its aftermath The cultural revival under Charlemagne and his successors. Charlemagne (/–) has been represented as the sponsor or even creator of medieval education, and the Carolingian renaissance has been represented as the renewal of Western renaissance, however, built on earlier episcopal and monastic developments, and, . Garver seeks in this book to offer an overview of Carolingian women, and thus she wanders widely in the Carolingian world through both space and time. The geographical range is helpful and allows Garver to make arguments about what was typical for most Carolingian aristocratic women (e.g., p. .

    Story, J. Carolingian Connections: Anglo-Saxon England and Carolingian Francia, c– Aldershot Epistola ad Basilium I Henze, W. MGH Epp Berlin Fanning, S. Imperial diplomacy between Francia and Byzantium: the letter of Louis II to Basil I in Cithara 34 3. Religious Women in Early Carolingian Francia, a groundbreaking study of the intellectual and monastic culture of the Main Valley during the eighth century, looks closely at a group of manuscripts associated with some of the best-known personalities of the European Middle Ages, including Boniface of Mainz and his “beloved,”abbess Leoba of Tauberbischofsheim.


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In Women and Aristocratic Culture in the Carolingian World, Valerie L. Garver offers a fresh appraisal of the cultural and social history of eighth- and ninth-century women.

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Valerie Garver, assistant professor of history, wrote the book “Women and Aristocratic Culture in the Carolingian World,” published earlier this month by Cornell University Press.

Valerie L. Garver is Associate Professor in the Department of History at Northern Illinois University, USA. Her research interests center upon the Early Middle Ages, particularly the social and cultural history of the Carolingian Empire. She is the author of Women and Aristocratic Culture in the Carolingian World.

Carolingian elite women have received much scholarly attention in the last generation, ever since the publication of Suzanne Fonay Wemple’s Women in Frankish Society (Philadelphia, ).

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As the largest political unit for centuries, the empire dominated the region and left an enduring legacy for European culture.

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The second chapter introduces the reader to the Anglo-Saxon cultural province of Francia and its development from before c until the end of the eighth century. This chapter is.