A Companion to Marguerite de Navarre

... religious life of Europe, 500–1800 Editor-in-Chief Christopher M. Bellitto (Kean University) VOLUME 42 The titles published in this series are listed at brill.com/bcct A Companion to Marguerite de Navarre Edited by Gary Ferguson.

A Companion to Marguerite de Navarre

Eleven scholars offer new appreciations of Marguerite de Navarre’s rich and varied œuvre: her mystical poetry, plays, and short-story collection, and her efforts to promote a living faith and a renewal of the Church based on Evangelical principles.

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A Companion to Marguerite de Navarre
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Gary Ferguson, Mary B. McKinley
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-22 - Publisher: BRILL

Eleven scholars offer new appreciations of Marguerite de Navarre’s rich and varied œuvre: her mystical poetry, plays, and short-story collection, and her efforts to promote a living faith and a renewal of the Church based on Evangelical principles.
A Companion to Marguerite Porete and the Mirror of Simple Souls
Language: en
Pages: 396
Authors: Robert Stauffer, Wendy R. Terry
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-10 - Publisher: BRILL

There existed no English-language scholarly introduction to Marguerite Porete or The Mirror of Simple Souls until now. Current interest in both and the implications her book has on medieval scholarship make a collection such as this companion ideal.
A Companion to the Huguenots
Language: en
Pages: 498
Authors: Raymond A. Mentzer, Bertrand Van Ruymbeke
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-18 - Publisher: BRILL

This volume offers an encompassing portrait of the Huguenots, among the best known of early modern religious minorities. It investigates the principal lines of historical development and suggests the interpretative frameworks that scholars have advanced for understanding the Huguenot experience.
Secrets
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Jacob Vance
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-12 - Publisher: BRILL

In Secrets: Humanism, Mysticism, and Evangelism in Erasmus of Rotterdam, Bishop Guillaume Briçonnet, and Marguerite de Navarre, Jacob Vance explores how Erasmus and French Renaissance humanists made secrecy central to their spiritual and profane literature to advance their reforms initiatives.
Marguerite de Navarre's Shifting Gaze
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Elizabeth Chesney Zegura
Categories: FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-10 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Marguerite de Navarre’s Heptaméron, composed in the 1540s and first published posthumously in 1558 and 1559, has long been an interpretive puzzle. De Navarre (1492-1549), sister of King Francis I of France, was a controversial figure in her lifetime. Her evangelical activities and proximity to the Crown placed her at