REVIEW Å AND-REY.US Ø Julie CrawfordDitionally accounts of monstrous births And Other Marvelous Occurrences Have other marvelous occurrences have analyzed in relationship to the tabloid press or the rise of modern science Crawford focuses instead on the ways in which broadsheets and pamphlets a new religion
DESPERATELY TRYING ESTABLISH CLEAR GUIDELINES FOR RELIGIOUS ANDtrying to establish clear guidelines for religious and behavior during a period of political ncertainty Perceptively showing how monstrous births ,
In post Reformation England monster could mean both a horrible aberration and a divine embodiment
Or Revelation In Marvelous Protestantismrevelation In Marvelous Protestantism Crawford examines accounts of monstrous births and the strikingly graphic illustrations accompanying them in popular pamphlets demonstrating how Protestant reformers sed THESE ACCOUNTS TO GUIDE THEIR PUBLIC THROUGH THE SPIRITUAL accounts to guide their public through the spiritual and social turmoil of the timeTra. Mplicated women as reproductive forces Crawford demonstrates how women were responsible for the reproduction of Protestantism itself whether robust or grotesuely misconceivedThrough its examination of the nature of
propaganda and early modern reading practices and of the central role women played in Protestant reform Marvelous Protestantismand early modern reading practices and of the central role women played in Protestant reform Marvelous Protestantism a new approach to interpreting post Reformation English culture.