In diesem Essay gehe ich einer Problematik nach, die Jost Dominik nur fluchtig andeutet, als er Claires Reichtum mit dem Schatz von Kriemhild
The characters in these three works, Dona Lambra, Kriemhild
and Hallgerd, respectively, take the law into their own hands to reinstate the status quo and also to recuperate damaged honor for themselves or their families.
In a series of perceptive analyses, Vogel shows how dramatic and operatic heroines from Mozart's Queen of the Night via characters in Schiller, Grillparzer, Kleist and Hebbel down to Wagner's Ortrud and Kriemhild
embody variations on the model of the fury.
There are at least two precedents for this: the first is in the Nibelungenlied, in which Etzel's east European vassals--Russians, Greeks, Poles, Wallachians, and Petchenegs--all disport themselves at the military games of the Hungarian court according to their native styles: "whatever different customs they had, they demonstrated them thoroughly." (21) Kriemhild
, who has just arrived in Hungary, is greeted by a spectacle of exotic cultural otherness: "there she became acquainted with many strange customs, the likes of which she had never seen." (22) Since the Nibelungenlied merely posits cultural pluralities, but does not go into their precise nature, they all rend to blend together into a unified, vague eastern European alterity.
: Demon-Hero-Woman." U of Washington, 1993 (Stephen Jaeger).
Alan Davidson's The Oxford Companion to Food and Kenneth E Kiple and Kriemhild
Cornee Omelas' The Cambridge World History of Food share some similarities but are products of different traditions and will ultimately find different audiences.
However, the second half of the medieval Nibelungenlied bears the title "Kriemhild
's Revenge." Links's spiritual surrogate father, the mathematician Georg Cantor, read medieval theology as an adolescent (121) and later used Aquinas to help him define the mathema tical concept of sets (122-23).
They're sweaters designed and created by Kriemhild
Chaffee, of Towanda, Pa.
The Levin book has longer biographies and, as is obvious from its title, adds Renaissance wom en; Lawler's combines individual biographies of actual and fictional women (e.g., Guinevere, Grendel's mother, Kriemhild
) with topical entries such as "medicine and health," "social class," "Inquisition," "chivalry," and "education."
Kiple and Kriemhild
Conee Ornelas, apparently had a laity-be-damned attitude.
Kiple, a professor in the history department at Bowling Green State University, USA, and a specialist on the history of dirt and disease, and Kriemhild
For the foodie on your shopping list Food truly is a consuming passion, and the foodies on your shopping list will be in a state of nirvana if you present them with the two-volume "The Cambridge World History of Food," edited by Kenneth Kiple and Kriemhild
Conee Ornelas (Cambridge University Press, $150).