Prof Pauline Stafford MA D Phil

Emeritus Professor, Early Medieval History, especially women History

Publications

2007

Reading women in annals: Eadburg, Cuthburg, Cwenburg and the Anglo-Saxon Chronicles (Chapter)

Stafford, P. (2007). Reading women in annals: Eadburg, Cuthburg, Cwenburg and the Anglo-Saxon Chronicles. In C. La Rocca (Ed.), Agire da Donna, modelli e pratiche di rappresentazione (secoli VI-X) (pp. 269-289). Turnhout: Brepols.

2006

Gender, Family and the Legitimation of Power: England from the Ninth to Early Twelfth Century (Book)

Stafford, P. (2006). Gender, Family and the Legitimation of Power: England from the Ninth to Early Twelfth Century. Aldershot: Ashgate.

Queenship and Sanctity (Journal article)

Stafford, P. (2006). Queenship and Sanctity. Unknown Journal, 57(1), 119-120.

The Ruler portraits of Medieval England (Journal article)

Stafford, P. (2006). The Ruler portraits of Medieval England. Unknown Journal, 222-223.

Writing the biography of Eleventh-century Queens (Chapter)

Stafford, P. (2006). Writing the biography of Eleventh-century Queens. In D. Bates, J. Crick, & S. Hamilton (Eds.), Writing Medieval Biography 750-1250. Essays in Honour of Professor Frank Barlow (pp. 99-109). Woodbridge: Boydell Press.

2005

Chronicle D, 1067 and women: gendering conquest in eleventh-century England (Chapter)

Stafford, P. (2005). Chronicle D, 1067 and women: gendering conquest in eleventh-century England. In S. Keynes, & A. Smyth (Eds.), Anglo-Saxons: Studies presented to Cyril Roy Hart (pp. 208-223). Dublin: Four Courts Press.

The Bayeux Tapestry (Journal article)

Stafford, P. (2005). The Bayeux Tapestry. Unknown Journal, 1577-1578.

The Birth of the Chess Queen (Journal article)

Stafford, P. (2005). The Birth of the Chess Queen. Unknown Journal, xx.

The meanings of hair in the Anglo Norman world: masculinity, reform and national identity (Chapter)

Stafford, P. (2005). The meanings of hair in the Anglo Norman world: masculinity, reform and national identity. In M. Dijk, & R. Nip (Eds.), Saints, Scholars and Politicians, Gender as a tool in Medieval Studies Festschrift in Honour of Anneke Mulder Bakker (pp. 153-171). Turnhout: Brepols.

2004

Birth of the Chess Queen (Journal article)

Stafford, P. (2004). Birth of the Chess Queen. Unknown Journal, 32.

Mathilda of Scotland: A study of Medieval Queenship (Journal article)

Stafford, P. (2004). Mathilda of Scotland: A study of Medieval Queenship. Unknown Journal, 119, 981-983.

Women in Early Medieval Europe (Journal article)

Stafford, P. (2004). Women in Early Medieval Europe. Unknown Journal, 79(4), 1037-1039.

2003

Kings, Kingships and Kingdoms' (Chapter)

Stafford, P. (2003). Kings, Kingships and Kingdoms'. In W. Davies (Ed.), From the Vikings to the Normans 800-1100 short Oxford History of the British Isles, (pp. 11-39). Oxford: Oxford U P.

Succession and Inheritance: a gendered perspective on Alfred's family history (Chapter)

Stafford, P. (2003). Succession and Inheritance: a gendered perspective on Alfred's family history. In T. Reuter (Ed.), Alfred the Great, Papers from the Eleventh-centenary Conferences (pp. 251-264). Aldershot: Ashgate.

2002

Bloodfeud (Journal article)

Stafford, P. (2002). Bloodfeud. Unknown Journal, (5180), 26.

2001

Gendering the Middle Ages (Book)

Stafford, P., & Mulder Bakker, A. (Eds.) (2001). Gendering the Middle Ages. Oxford: Blackwells.

Introduction (Chapter)

Stafford, P. (2001). Introduction. In P. Stafford, J. Nelson, & J. Martindale (Eds.), Law, Laity adn Solidarities (pp. 1-15). Manchester: Manchester U P.

Mothering and Motherhood in Anglo-Saxon England (Journal article)

Stafford, P. (2001). Mothering and Motherhood in Anglo-Saxon England. Unknown Journal, 430.

Parents and Children in the early Middle Ages (Journal article)

Stafford, P. (2001). Parents and Children in the early Middle Ages. Early Medieval Europe, 10, 257-271.

Political ideas in late tenth-century England: charters as evidence (Chapter)

Stafford, P. (2001). Political ideas in late tenth-century England: charters as evidence. In P. Stafford, J. L. Nelson, & J. Martindale (Eds.), Law, Laity and Solidarities. Essays in Honour of Susan Reynolds, (pp. 68-82). Manchester: Manchester U P.

Political women in Mercia, Eighth to early tenth centuries¿ (Chapter)

Stafford, P. (2001). Political women in Mercia, Eighth to early tenth centuries¿. In M. P. Brown, & C. A. Farr (Eds.), Mercia, an Anglo-Saxon Kingdom in Europe (pp. 35-49). London: Leicester U P.

2000

'Cherchez la femme. Queens, queens' lands and nunneries: missing links in the foundation of Reading Abbey' (Journal article)

Stafford, P. (2000). 'Cherchez la femme. Queens, queens' lands and nunneries: missing links in the foundation of Reading Abbey'. History, 85, 4-27.

1999

'Queens, nunneries and reforming churchmen: gender, religious status and reform in tenth- and eleventh-century England' (Journal article)

Stafford, P. (1999). 'Queens, nunneries and reforming churchmen: gender, religious status and reform in tenth- and eleventh-century England'. Past and Present, (163), 3-35.

1997

Queen Emma and Queen Edith: queenship and women's power in eleventh-century England (Book)

Stafford, P. (1997). Queen Emma and Queen Edith: queenship and women's power in eleventh-century England. Cambridge, MA: Blackwells Publishers.