Medieval literature, Medicine, Transformations

Welcome to Medieval Metamorphoses: a project site that brings together questions of gender, literature, religion, science, medicine, experience and identity. I like to think of medieval women as owners of Palimpsest Bodies: bodies that are shaped and distorted, enclosed and diffusive, modified and rewritten. That’s why this project is about metamorphoses – because in order to … More Medieval literature, Medicine, Transformations