Stridskvinnan Birgitta

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Searby, Denis;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Göteborg
  • Subject: Birgitta | medeltidslatin | korståg | History | Historia

“Stridskvinnan Birgitta” focuses on aspects of Birgitta’s writings less palatable to moderntastes, such as images of violent punishment in hell and purgatory. It brings in the exampleof the American Catholic author Flannery O’Connor to illustrate how, from Birgitta’sper... View more
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