Bitel (Lisa Marie)

Bitel (Lisa M.): Women’s monastic enclosures in early Ireland: a study of female spirituality and male monastic mentalities.
In JMH 12 (1986), pp. 15–36.
Bitel (Lisa): Sex, sin, and celibacy in early Christian Ireland.
In PHCC 7 (1986), pp. 65–95.
Examines the change in attitudes towards sex, as reflected in the Irish Penitentials.
Bitel (Lisa M.): Isle of the saints: monastic settlement and Christian community in early Ireland.
Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1990. xvi + 269 pp.
Rev. by
John Carey, in Speculum 67/3 (Jul., 1992), pp. 631-633.
David N. Dumville, in Peritia 9 (1995), pp. 397-401.
Bitel (Lisa M.): In visu noctis: dreams in European hagiography and histories, 450-900.
In HR 31/1 (Aug., 1991), pp. 39–59.
Bitel (Lisa M.): “Conceived in sins, born in delights” : stories of procreation from early Ireland.
In JHistSex 3/2 (Oct., 1992), pp. 181–202.
Bitel (Lisa M.): Land of women: tales of sex and gender from early Ireland.
Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1996. xvi + 307 pp.
Rev. by
Doris Edel, in ZCP 51 (1999), pp. 297-299.
William Sayers, in Speculum 73/4 (Oct., 1998), pp. 1113-1115.
Bitel (Lisa M.): Body of a saint, story of a goddess: origins of the Brigidine tradition.
In Textual practice 16/2 (Summer, 2002), pp. 209–228.
Bitel (Lisa M.): Ekphrasis at Kildare: the imagined architecture of a seventh-century hagiographer.
In Speculum 79/3 (Jul., 2004), pp. 605–627.
Bitel (Lisa M.): Tools and scripts for cursing in medieval Ireland.
In MAAR 51–52 (2006–2007), pp. 5–27.
Bitel (Lisa M.): Landscape with two saints: how Genovefa of Paris and Brigit of Kildare built Christianity in barbarian Europe.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009. xvi + 299 pp.
Rev. by
Dorothy Ann Bray, in Speculum 85/3 (Jul., 2010), pp. 637-638.