Title of material
Life of St Matrona
10th century (about a 6th-century person)
Eastern Roman Empire (Byzantine Empire)
Religious History; Social History; Gender History; Queer Studies
There are several medieval stories about female saints who dressed and lived as men. St Matrona of Perge is notable because her historical existence can be proven through other sources.
Metaphrastes, Symeon, "Life of St Matrona" (2020). All OER History Primary Sources. 51.