Women in the Middle Ages (HIST. 3900-201)

Reading: Women and the Norman Conquest


Julia Crick, ‘Men, women and widows: widowhood in pre-Conquest England,” in Cavallo and Warner, Widowhood in Medieval and Early Modern Europe (GoogleBooks)

Eleanor Searle, ‘Women and the Legitimization of Succession at the Norman Conquest’, in R.A. Brown, ed., Proceedings of the Battle Abbey Conference 1980 (GoogleBooks)

Pauline Stafford, ‘Women in Domesday’, in Medieval Women in Southern England (Reading Medieval Studies, 15)

Pauline Stafford, ‘Women and the Norman Conquest’, Transactions of the Royal Historical Society (JSTOR)