free access   Volume 19, Number 1, January 2010

Table of Contents

Desire and Eroticism in Medieval Europe, Eleventh to Fifteenth Centuries: Sex Without Sex

Sally N. Vaughn and Christina Christoforatou


free access   Introduction

pp. 1-16


free access   The Bishop in the Bedroom: Witnessing Episcopal Sexuality in an Age of Reform

pp. 17-34

free access   Long-Distance Love: The Ideology of Male-Female Spiritual Friendship in Goscelin of Saint Bertin's Liber confortatorius

pp. 35-53

free access   Saint Anselm and His Students Writing about Love: A Theological Foundation for the Rise of Romantic Love in Europe

pp. 54-73

free access   The Chaste Erotics of Marie d'Oignies and Jacques de Vitry

pp. 74-93

free access   Chaste Marriage, Sexual Desire, and Christian Martyrdom in La vie seinte Audrée

pp. 94-114

free access   "Temples to Christ's Indwelling": Forms of Chastity in a Barking Abbey Manuscript

pp. 115-132

free access   Uncovering Difference: Encoded Homoerotic Anxiety within the Christian Eremitic Tradition in Medieval England

pp. 133-152

Book Reviews

free access   The Feminization Debate in Eighteenth-Century England: Literature, Commerce, and Luxury (review)

pp. 153-158

free access   Medieval Marriage: Symbolism and Society (review)

pp. 158-161

free access   The Origin of the World: Science and Fiction of the Vagina (review)

pp. 161-166

free access   Geisha, Harlot, Strangler, Star: A Woman, Sex, and Morality in Modern Japan (review)

pp. 166-170

free access   Sexuality Down Under: Social and Historical Perspectives (review)

pp. 170-173

free access   Queer Japan from the Pacific War to the Internet Age (review)

pp. 173-179

free access   The Sex Appeal of the Inorganic: Philosophies of Desire in the Modern World (review)

pp. 179-182

free access   Backlash against Welfare Mothers: Past and Present (review)

pp. 182-187

Books of Critical Interest

free access   Books of Critical Interest

pp. 188-189

Dissertations Recently Completed in Related Fields

free access   Dissertations Recently Completed in Related Fields

pp. 190-191


free access   Notes on Contributors

pp. 194-195