Issue Three

Welcome to the third issue of the on-line, peer-reviewed, open access journal Different Visions: A Journal of New Perspectives on Medieval Art. This issue presents essays on a variety of topics and includes our first book review, a feature which will hopefully be a regular part of Different Visions from now on.


Fran Altvater, University of Hartford, Barren Mother, Dutiful Wife, Church Triumphant: Representations of Hannah in I Kings Illuminations •  Available in PDF

Jennifer Borland, Oklahoma State University: Audience and Spatial Experience in the Nuns’ Church at ClonmacnoiseAvailable in PDF

Sherry C. M. Lindquist, Knox College, Visual Meaning and Audience at the Chartreuse de Champmol: A Reply to Susie Nash’s Reconsideration of Claus Sluter’s Well of MosesAvailable in PDF

Marian Bleeke, Cleveland State University, Book Review, The Bayeux Tapestry: New Interpretations • Available in PDF

We welcome submissions for future issues, both stand-alone articles and conference proceedings, and especially encourage approaches that engage feminist and gender analysis, historiography, semiotics, post colonialism and queer theory applied to works produced during the period from the fourth through the fifteenth century