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Liliequist, J. (2019). Sexuality and the Unnatural in Colonial Latin America, ed. by Zeb Tortorici (review) [Review]. Journal of the history of sexuality, 28(2), 320-322
Open this publication in new window or tab >>Sexuality and the Unnatural in Colonial Latin America, ed. by Zeb Tortorici (review)
2019 (English)In: Journal of the history of sexuality, ISSN 1043-4070, E-ISSN 1535-3605, Vol. 28, no 2, p. 320-322Article, book review (Other academic) Published
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
University of Texas Press, 2019
National Category
History Sociology (excluding Social Work, Social Psychology and Social Anthropology)
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-159056 (URN)000466312800015 ()
Available from: 2019-05-21 Created: 2019-05-21 Last updated: 2019-05-21Bibliographically approved
Liliequist, J. (2018). Berättelsen om drottning Margaretas märke: Känsla, kön och politik i den svenska propagandan mot Danmark under 1500- och 1600-talen. TEMP-tidsskrift for historie (16), 100-123
Open this publication in new window or tab >>Berättelsen om drottning Margaretas märke: Känsla, kön och politik i den svenska propagandan mot Danmark under 1500- och 1600-talen
2018 (Swedish)In: TEMP-tidsskrift for historie, ISSN 1904-5565, E-ISSN 1904-9587, no 16, p. 100-123Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

The article explores the tale about the Danish queen Margareta who, during her regency of Sweden (1389-1412), was thought to have struck a coin with a mark of her female genitals to the eternal shame and ignominy of the Swedes. This tale was first told in Chronica regni Gothorum, a chronicle written by Ericus Olai in the 1470s, and was later repeated and commented on in the 16th and especially 17th centuries when the Danes were described as the hereditary foes of Sweden. The aim is to analyse the offensive meanings of the story from the analytical perspective of the history of emotions, and more precisely to examine how negative emotions like contempt, scorn and disgust were mobilized and communicated in connection with the tale. The analysis begins from a close reading of the chronicles and commentaries to uncover emotional reactions and terms to be further analysed in the broader contexts of propaganda and early modern Swedish society. A further aim is to make a critical contribution to the discussion about the role of genitals, emotions and biological sex in premodern notions of gender.

National Category
History of Ideas Gender Studies
Research subject
genusvetenskap; History
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-156153 (URN)
Available from: 2019-02-06 Created: 2019-02-06 Last updated: 2019-02-08Bibliographically approved
Liliequist, J. (2018). Tears, sighs and laughter: Expressions of emotions in the middle ages [Review]. Historisk Tidskrift (S), 138(4), 738-741
Open this publication in new window or tab >>Tears, sighs and laughter: Expressions of emotions in the middle ages
2018 (English)In: Historisk Tidskrift (S), ISSN 0345-469X, Vol. 138, no 4, p. 738-741Article, book review (Other academic) Published
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Svenska Historiska Föreningen, 2018
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-155660 (URN)000454663800014 ()
Available from: 2019-01-25 Created: 2019-01-25 Last updated: 2019-01-25
Liliequist, J. (2016). Royal authority and the taming of the aristocracy: the historical and political context of two paintings in the Gallery of Charles XI. In: Linda Hinners, Martin Olin & Margaretha Rossholm Lagerlöf (Ed.), The gallery of Charles XI at the Royal Palace of Stockholm - in perspective: (pp. 73-85). Stockholm: Kungl. Vitterhets Historie och Antikvitets Akademien
Open this publication in new window or tab >>Royal authority and the taming of the aristocracy: the historical and political context of two paintings in the Gallery of Charles XI
2016 (English)In: The gallery of Charles XI at the Royal Palace of Stockholm - in perspective / [ed] Linda Hinners, Martin Olin & Margaretha Rossholm Lagerlöf, Stockholm: Kungl. Vitterhets Historie och Antikvitets Akademien, 2016, p. 73-85Chapter in book (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

In 1680 Charles XI enforced autocratic rule after a long period of influential Chancellors like Axel Oxenstierna and shorter periods of regencies headed by members of the Council from the high aristocracy. Most remarkable, royal autocracy was enforced without meeting the least political resistance in spite of the strong tradition of aristocratic constitutionalism represented by the Council of the Realm. The ultimate triumph of royal power is portrayed most explicitly in two of the ceiling frescos in Charles XI's gallery in the Royal Palace in Stockholm. The first motif refers to the legislation against dueling and the second to the Reduction (the reclamation of crown estates granted to the nobility), both central aspects of Charles' political program, and both directed against aristocratic claims of superior exclusiveness and members of the high aristocracy in particular. Anti-dueling legislation was modeled on French absolutism, while the reduction was specifically Swedish. The aim of this article is to analyze the visual rhetoric of these two paintings in the light of a longer historical and political context.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Stockholm: Kungl. Vitterhets Historie och Antikvitets Akademien, 2016
Series
Kungl Vitterhets Historie och Antikvitets Akademien Handlingar Historiska serien, ISSN 0083-6788 ; 32
Keywords
honour, glory, virtue, duelling, autocracy
National Category
History
Research subject
History; History
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-132230 (URN)978-91-7402-442-5 (ISBN)
Available from: 2017-03-07 Created: 2017-03-07 Last updated: 2018-06-09Bibliographically approved
Liliequist, J. (2015). Hor, tidelag, sodomi, könsförvillelse och andra bortt enligt Bibeln: kommentar till Guds lag. In: Klara Arnberg, Pia Laskar, Fia Sundevall (Ed.), Sexualpolitiska nyckeltexter: (pp. 32-40). Stockholm: Leopard förlag
Open this publication in new window or tab >>Hor, tidelag, sodomi, könsförvillelse och andra bortt enligt Bibeln: kommentar till Guds lag
2015 (Swedish)In: Sexualpolitiska nyckeltexter / [ed] Klara Arnberg, Pia Laskar, Fia Sundevall, Stockholm: Leopard förlag , 2015, p. 32-40Chapter in book (Other academic)
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Stockholm: Leopard förlag, 2015
Keywords
Bibeln, synd, straff, hor, tidelag, sodomi, könsförvillelse
National Category
History
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-103959 (URN)978-91-7343-567-3 (ISBN)
Available from: 2015-06-04 Created: 2015-06-04 Last updated: 2018-06-07Bibliographically approved
Liliequist, J. (2015). Introduction: Part II : Humor, laughter and the rhetoric of manhood. In: Anna Foka and Jonas Liliequist (Ed.), Laughter, humor, and the (un)making of gender: historical and cultural perspectives (pp. 123-131). New York: Palgrave Macmillan
Open this publication in new window or tab >>Introduction: Part II : Humor, laughter and the rhetoric of manhood
2015 (English)In: Laughter, humor, and the (un)making of gender: historical and cultural perspectives / [ed] Anna Foka and Jonas Liliequist, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015, p. 123-131Chapter in book (Refereed)
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015
Keywords
cuckoldry, effeminacy, unmanliness, cowardice
National Category
History Gender Studies
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-103955 (URN)978-1-137-47330-1 (ISBN)
Available from: 2015-06-04 Created: 2015-06-04 Last updated: 2018-06-07Bibliographically approved
Liliequist, J. (2015). Laughing at the Unmanly Man in Early Modern Sweden. In: Anna Foka and Jonas Liliequist (Ed.), Laughter, humor, and the (un)making of gender: historical and cultural perspectives (pp. 229-248). New York: Palgrave Macmillan
Open this publication in new window or tab >>Laughing at the Unmanly Man in Early Modern Sweden
2015 (English)In: Laughter, humor, and the (un)making of gender: historical and cultural perspectives / [ed] Anna Foka and Jonas Liliequist, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015, p. 229-248Chapter in book (Refereed)
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015
Keywords
unmanliness, vanity, impotence, frenchness
National Category
History Gender Studies
Research subject
History
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-103953 (URN)978-1-137-47330-1 (ISBN)
Available from: 2015-06-04 Created: 2015-06-04 Last updated: 2018-06-07Bibliographically approved
Foka, A. & Liliequist, J. (Eds.). (2015). Laughter, humor and the (un)making of gender: historical and cultural perspectives (1ed.). New York: Palgrave Macmillan
Open this publication in new window or tab >>Laughter, humor and the (un)making of gender: historical and cultural perspectives
2015 (English)Collection (editor) (Other academic)
Abstract [en]

A fresh look at longstanding questions, across a temporal range (classical antiquity to the early modern) and a geographical range (Asia to Europe, Islam to Christendom). The optimistic investigators find gender subversion, women's agency, and men's self-criticism in comic forms from high (Homer) to low (folklore, burlesque, jokes, cartoons), imagining a complex audience.

Humor is the tendency of particular cognitive experiences to provoke laughter and provide amusement. Throughout history, it has played a crucial role in defining gender roles and identities. This collection offers an in-depth thematic examination of this relationship between humor and gender, spanning a variety of historical and cultural backdrops. Bringing together a medley of case studies diachronically and across cultures, the book examines gendered humorous expressions from classical antiquity to the late eighteenth century and across visual culture, literature and performance in both European and Asian premodern contexts.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. p. 256 Edition: 1
Keywords
gender, humor, masculinity, laughter, culture, performance
National Category
History and Archaeology History Other Humanities Specific Languages Gender Studies
Research subject
Classical Archaeology and Ancient History; History; Literature; English
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-100874 (URN)9781137473301 (ISBN)
Projects
Gender and HumourMultiple Screens as Material
Available from: 2015-03-12 Created: 2015-03-12 Last updated: 2018-06-07Bibliographically approved
Liliequist, J. (2014). From honour to virtue: the shifting social logics of masculinityand honour in early modern Sweden. In: Carolyn Strange, Robert Cripp and Christopher E. Forth (Ed.), Honour, violence and emotions in history: (pp. 45-68). London: Bloomsbury Academic
Open this publication in new window or tab >>From honour to virtue: the shifting social logics of masculinityand honour in early modern Sweden
2014 (English)In: Honour, violence and emotions in history / [ed] Carolyn Strange, Robert Cripp and Christopher E. Forth, London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014, p. 45-68Chapter in book (Refereed)
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014
Keywords
violence, honour, virtue, masculinity, duelling
National Category
History Gender Studies
Research subject
History
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-94485 (URN)978-1-4725-1947-4 (ISBN)
Available from: 2014-10-09 Created: 2014-10-09 Last updated: 2018-06-07Bibliographically approved
Liliequist, J. (2014). 'The child who strikes his own father or mother shall be put to death': assault and verbal abuse of parents in Swedish and Finnish counties 1745-1754. In: Olli Matikainen & Satu Lidman (Ed.), Morality, crime and social control in Europe 1500-1900: (pp. 19-42). Helsinki: Finnish Literature Society
Open this publication in new window or tab >>'The child who strikes his own father or mother shall be put to death': assault and verbal abuse of parents in Swedish and Finnish counties 1745-1754
2014 (English)In: Morality, crime and social control in Europe 1500-1900 / [ed] Olli Matikainen & Satu Lidman, Helsinki: Finnish Literature Society, 2014, p. 19-42Chapter in book (Refereed)
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Helsinki: Finnish Literature Society, 2014
Series
Studia Historica, ISSN 0081-6493 ; 84
Keywords
violence, abuse, defamtion, household, parents, children
National Category
History
Research subject
History
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-94460 (URN)978-952-222-572-6 (ISBN)
Note

This study has been initiated within the research program ALC Ageing and Living Conditions at Umeå University, Sweden.

Available from: 2014-10-09 Created: 2014-10-09 Last updated: 2018-06-07Bibliographically approved
Projects
Gender and Status Competition in Premodern Societies [F15-1251:1_RJ]; Umeå UniversityHonor thy father and thy mother- ambivalent emotions and conflicts between parent and child generations in early modern Sweden and Finland [SAB15-1039:1_RJ]; Umeå UniversitySenses, Emotions and the Affective Turn. Recent Perspectives and New Challenges in Cultural History [F17-0981:1_RJ]; Umeå University
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