Hildegard von Bingen Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism)


Eckenstein, Lina. "St. Hildegard of Bingen and St. Elisabeth of Schonau." In Woman under Monasticism: Chapters on Saint-Lore and Convent Life Between A.D. 500 and A.D. 1500, pp. 256-85. Cambridge at the University Press, 1896.

Provides an overview of Hildegard's life and career and examines the religious and political context of twelfth-century Germany.

Flanagan, Sabina. Hildegard of Bingen, 1098-1179: A Visionary Life. London: Routledge, 1989, 230 p.

Presents a comprehensive introduction to Hildegard's life and work, maintaining that Hildegard's written works...

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