Hildegard of Bingen: A Book of Essays (Garland Medieval Casebooks, Book 20)

December 5, 2020
Hildegard of Bingen: A Book of Essays (Garland Medieval Casebooks, Book 20)

This book explores the extraordinary life and work of Hildegardof Bingen, the 12th century abbess and prophet whose interestsranged from music to theology to zoology to medicine. Theseessays-written specifically for this volume-approach Hildegard froma variety of perspectives including gender theory, musicology, arthistory, the history of science, and comparative studies.