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Over Six Hundred Years Ago A Woman Known As Julian Of Norwich Wrote What Is Now Regarded As One Of The Greatest Works Of Literature In English Based On A Sequence Of Mystical Visions She Received In 1373, Her Book Is Called Revelations Of Divine Love.Julian Lived Through An Age Of Political And Religious Turmoil, As Well As Through The Misery Of The Black Death, And Her Writing Engages With Timeless Questions About Life, Love And The Meaning Of Suffering But Who Was Julian Of Norwich And What Can She Teach Us Today Medievalist And TV Historian Janina Ramirez Invites You To Join Her In Exploring Julian S Remarkable Life And Times, Offering Insights Into How And Why Her Writing Has Survived, And What We Can Learn From This Fourteenth Century Mystic Whose Work Lay Hidden In The Shadows Of Her Male Contemporaries For Far Too Long. Julian of Norwich


About the Author: Janina Ramírez

Janina Sara Mar a Ram rez n e Maleczek 7 July 1980 , sometimes credited as Nina Ram rez, is a British art and cultural historian and TV presenter, based in Woodstock, Oxfordshire She specialises in interpreting symbols and examining works of art, within their own historical context.Ram rez went to school in Slough She gained a degree in English literature, specialising in Old and Middle Englis



10 thoughts on “Julian of Norwich

  1. says:

    In this short book about Julian s life, Janina Ramirez carefully describes the context in which the Revelations were written 14th century England was going through a period of immense social, political and religious turmoil, as was much of Wester


  2. says:

    I received a copy of this book in return for an honest review via Netgalley.This is not normally a book I d choose, despite reading a lot of history and biographies However, I like to challenge myself and when I heard about this book I wanted to try


  3. says:

    Concise, well researched, clearly and accessibly written, this brief history of Julian of Norwich is an excellent introduction to the woman and her writings Ramirez places her in her time and place and explores the background events of this turbulent t


  4. says:

    This book does what it says in the cover, giving a very brief history of the English woman Julian of Norwich What it also does is to make you want to read and learn about the time she lives.There are so many interesting threads in Dr Janina Ramirez s bo


  5. says:

    Lovely, short, well written introduction to Julian of Norwich and life as she knew it An excellent companion to Ramirez s programme on the publication of Revelations of Divine Love and Julian s life.


  6. says:

    Wanted to like this quite a bit than I did.Pros 1 Concise, as the title promises, and covers the fundamentals Solid intro 2 Ramirez s writing style is mostly engaging and her prose steers clear of academic turgidity.3 Intrinsically fascinating subject for me a


  7. says:

    Book received from NetGalley.The first time I had ever heard about Julian of Norwich was in my first British Literature class and I was fascinated by her Her Revelations of a Divine Love are the earliest known surviving by a female writer As soon as I saw this off


  8. says:

    Although there are some editorial oversights, I found this book to be a compelling and informative introduction to Julian of Norwich, as well as some background info about medieval England I actually bought it as a gift for my mum as we are visiting St Julian s in No


  9. says:

    A good entry level book into the life of the 14th century mystic, Julian of Norwich A woman of obscure origins, who, have what is described today as a near death experience goes on to write an account Revelations of Divi...


  10. says:

    This book was absolutely fantastic This book opened my eyes and made me think of so many things that I never considered in my day to day life It s a a very well written book that explains the the key part of Julia...


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