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Tinkle, Theresa Lynn 1954-

Overview
Works: 7 works in 49 publications in 1 language and 1,739 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Theresa Lynn Tinkle
Medieval Venuses and Cupids : sexuality, hermeneutics, and English poetry by Theresa Lynn Tinkle( Book )

12 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medieval Venuses and Cupids analyzes the transformations of the love deities in later Middle English Chaucerian poetry, academic Latin discourses on classical myth (including astrology, natural philosophy, and commentaries on classical Roman literature), and French conventions that associate Venus and Cupid with Ovidian arts of love. Whereas existing studies of Venus and Cupid contend that they always and everywhere represent two loves (good and evil), the author argues that medieval discourses actually promulgate diverse, multiple, and often contradictory meanings for the deities. Venus is understood simultaneously as a planet, as a historical woman (a prostitute, a lustful woman, or a queen), and as a symbol of philosophical or spiritual truths (the dangers of cupidity, the joys of sexual pleasure, or the bonds of love that unify the cosmos). Cupid similarly is depicted as both male and female, blind and sighted, child and adult, playful and sinister, angelic and demonic
Gender and power in medieval exegesis by Theresa Lynn Tinkle( Book )

13 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After establishing a feminist-historicist perspective on the tradition of biblical commentary, Tinkle develops in-depth case studies that situate scholars reading the bible in three distinct historical moments, and in so doing she exposes the cultural pressures that medieval scholars felt as they interpreted the bible
Chaucer and the challenges of medievalism : studies in honor of H.A. Kelly( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cupid and Venus, Chaucer and Company by Theresa Lynn Tinkle( )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medieval Venuses and Cupids: Sexuality, Hermeneutics, and English Poetry (Figurae) by Theresa Lynn Tinkle( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"An old man everywhere condemned" : a study of Saturn in medieveal literature by Theresa Lynn Tinkle( )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Gender and power in medieval exegesis
Alternative Names
Tinkel, Theresa L. 1954-

Tinkle Theresa

Tinkle, Theresa L.

Tinkle, Theresa Lynn 1954-

Languages
English (34)

Covers
Chaucer and the challenges of medievalism : studies in honor of H.A. Kelly