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Performing Piety

Musical Culture in Medieval English Nunneries (The New Middle Ages)

by Anne Bagnall Yardley

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sacred & religious music,
  • Religious - Christian,
  • History: World,
  • History,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • History & Criticism - General,
  • Medieval,
  • Music / Religious / General,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • 15th century,
  • 500-1400,
  • Catholic Church,
  • Church music,
  • England

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8400208M
    ISBN 101403962995
    ISBN 109781403962997

    Performing Piety: Making Space Sacred with the Virgin of Guadalupe. Berkeley: University of California Press, + xiii pp. Paperback $ ISBN: Vibrant acts of devotion to Our Lady of Guadalupe create sacred space across national borders, in public streets and on deserted highways, through brief prayers and exhaustingAuthor: Michael Anthony Abril. In Performing Piety: Making Space Sacred with the Virgin of Guadalupe, Elaine A. Peña examines four manifestations of the Virgin of Guadalupe cult, two within the built environment of Chicago and two evidenced by the physical movement of peregrinas (pilgrims) in Central Mexico. This book contributes to the field of critical Guadalupan studies.

    "Performing Piety offers a textured and empathetic approach to religion in practice. Peña is a shining example of the materialist turn in the study of religion: religion approached not as decontextualized beliefs or free-floating symbolic systems, but as thoroughly embodied practices embedded in everyday life. This book is clearly on par with Author: Elaine A. Pena. Get this from a library! Performing piety: musical culture in medieval English nunneries. [Anne Bagnall Yardley] -- "What did nuns sing? How did they learn about music? How did the music affect their piety? This book answers these and many other questions about the musical life in English nunneries in the later.

    Addressing questions about the musical life in English nunneries in the later Middle Ages, Yardley pieces together a mosaic of nunnery musical life, where even the smallest convents sang the monastic offices on a daily basis and many of the larger houses celebrated the late medieval liturgy in all of its complexity.   Claire Pamment is assistant professor of theater at the College of William & Mary. She is codirector of Teesri Dhun (The Third Tune), a documentary theater, collaboratively made with with khwaja sira and trans performers in Pakistan. Recent publications include Comic Performance in Pakistan: The Bhānd () and “The Hijra Clap in Neo Liberal Hands: Author: Claire Pamment.


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