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Title The Oxford handbook of medieval literature in English / edited by Elaine Treharne and Greg Walker with the assistance of William Green

Publ Info Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  PR255 .O95 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  PR255 .O95 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xiii, 774 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents Speaking of the medieval / Elaine Treharne -- Literary production. Books and manuscripts / A.S.G. Edwards ; Textual copying and transmission / Orietta Da Rold ; The professionalization of writing / Simon Horobin ; Writing, authority, and bureaucracy / Nicholas Perkins ; The impact of print : the perceived worth of the printed book in England, 1476-1575 / Elizabeth Evenden -- Literary consumption. Literature and the cultural elites / Ralph Hanna ; The verse of heroes / Jayne Carroll ; Insular romance / Siān Echard ; A York primer and its alphabet : reading women in a lay household / Nicola Mcdonald ; Performing communities : civic religious drama / John J. McGavin -- Literature, clerical and lay. Change and continuity : the English sermon before 1250 / Bella Millett ; Authorizing female piety / Diane Watt ; Visions and visionaries / Andrew Galloway ; Writing, heresy, and the anticlerical muse / Mishtooni Bose ; Acquiring wisdom : teaching texts and the lore of the people / Daniel Anlezark -- Literary realities. The Yorkshire partisans and the literature of popular discontent / Andrew Prescott ; The Gothic turn and twelfth-century English chronicles / Thomas A. Bredehoft ; Anti-social reform : writing rebellion / Stephen Kelly ; Secular medieval drama / Elisabeth Dutton ; Sweit rois- delytsum lyllie : metaphorical and real flowers in medieval verse / Gillian Rudd -- Complex identities. Authority, constraint, and the writing of the medieval self / Kathryn Kerby-Fulton ; Complex identities : selves and others / Kathy Lavezzo ; The chosen people : spiritual identities / Samantha Zacher ; Individuality / Alcuin Blamires ; Emergent Englishness / Jacqueline Stodnick -- Literary place, space, and time. Regions and communities / Helen Fulton ; The city and the text : London literature / Alison Wiggins ; Reading communities / Wendy Scase ; Scottish writing / Elizabeth Elliot ; Places of the imagination : the Gawain-poet / Thorlac Turville-Petre -- Literary journeys. Pilgrimages, travel writing, and the medieval exotic / Jeffrey Jerome Cohen ; Britain : ordinary myths and the stories of peoples / Anke Bernau ; Maps and margins : other lands, other peoples / Alfred Hiatt ; Monsters and the exotic in medieval England / Asa Simon Mittman and Susan M. Kim ; Spiritual quest and social space : texts of hard travel for God on Earth and in the heart / Mary Baine Campbell -- Epilogue. When did "the medieval" end : retrospection, foresight, and the end(s) of the English Middle Ages / Greg Walker
LC subject English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Civilization, Medieval, in literature
Add Author Treharne, Elaine M
Walker, Greg, 1959-
ISBN 9780199229123 (acid-free paper)
0199229120 (acid-free paper)