Studies in the Age of Chaucer: Volume 34

Studies in the Age of Chaucer: Volume 34

by David Matthews (Editor)

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Studies in the Age of Chauceris the annual yearbook of the New Chaucer Society, publishing articles on the writing of Chaucer and his contemporaries, their antecedents and successors, and their intellectual and social contexts. More generally, articles explore the culture and writing of later medieval Britain (1200-1500). Each SAC volume also includes anannotated bibliography and reviews of Chaucer-related publications.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780933784369
Publisher: University of Notre Dame Press
Publication date: 01/15/2013
Series: NCS Studies in the Age of Chaucer , #34
Edition description: 1st Edition
Pages: 570
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents


Carolynn Van Dyke
Names of the Beasts: Tracking the Animot in Medieval Texts

Isabel Davis
Calling: Langland, Gower, and Chaucer on Saint Paul

Wan-Chuan Kao
Conduct Shameful and Unshameful in The Franklin’s Tale

Roger A. Ladd
Selling Alys: Reading (with) the Wife of Bath

Martin Camargo
Chaucer and the Oxford Renaissance of Anglo-Latin Rhetoric

Jonathan Stavsky
John Lydgate Reads The Clerk’s Tale

Nicola McDonald
Desire Out of Order and Undo Your Door

Robyn Malo
Penitential Discourse in Hoccleve’s Series


Gillian Rudd, Introduction

Lisa J. Kiser, The Animals That Therefore They Were: Some Chaucerian Animal/Human Relationships

Susan Crane, Cat, Capon, and Pig in The Summoner’s Tale

Gillian Rudd, “rather be used / than be eaten”?: Harry Bailly’s Animals and The Nun’s Priest’s Tale

David Scott-Macnab, The Animals of the Hunt and the Limits of Chaucer’s Sympathies

David Salter, “We stryve as dide the houndes for the boon”: Animals and Chaucer’s Romance Vision

Karl Steel, Ridiculous Mourning: Dead Pets and Lost Humans

Jeffrey J. Cohen, The Werewolf’s Indifference



David Aers, Salvation and Sin: Augustine, Langland, and Fourteenth-Century Theology (Richard Newhauser)

Anthony Bale, Feeling Persecuted: Christians, Jews and Images of Violence in the Middle Ages (Martin B. Shichtman)

Bettina Bildhauer, Filming the Middle Ages (Stephanie Trigg)

Peter Brown, Geoffrey Chaucer (Alcuin Blamires)

John A. Burrow and Hoyt N. Duggan, eds., Medieval Alliterative Poetry: Essays in Honour of Thorlac Turville-Petre (Lawrence Warner)

Kirsty Campbell, The Call to Read: Reginald Pecock’s Books and Textual Communities (Sarah James)

David R. Carlson, ed., John Gower: Poems on Contemporary Events: The Visio Anglie (1381) and Cronica tripertita, trans. A. G. Rigg; Elisabeth Dutton, John Hines, and R. F. Yeager, eds., John Gower, Trilingual Poet: Language, Translation, and Tradition (Ad Putter)

Kathy Cawsey, Twentieth-Century Chaucer Criticism: Reading Audiences (Carolyn P. Collette)

K. P. Clarke, Chaucer and Italian Textuality (Karla Taylor)

Lisa H. Cooper, Artisans and Narrative Craft in Late Medieval England (Jonathan Hsy)

Rita Copeland and Peter t. Struck, eds., The Cambridge Companion to Allegory (Katharine Breen)

Kate Crassons, The Claims of Poverty: Literature, Culture, and Ideology in Late Medieval England (Sarah A. Kelen)

Hoyt N. Duggan et al., The Piers Plowman Electronic Archive (Stephen A. Barney)

George Edmondson, The Neighboring Text: Chaucer, Boccaccio, Henryson (Sarah Stanbury)

Robert Epstein and William Robins, eds., Sacred and Profane in Chaucer and Late Medieval Literature: Essays in Honour of John V. Fleming (E. A. Jones)

Jamie Fumo, The Legacy of Apollo: Antiquity, Authority, and Chaucerian Poetics (Winthrop Wetherbee)

Shannon Gayk, Image, Text, and Religious Reform in Fifteenth-Century England (Marlene Villalobos Hennessy)

Robert Hanning, Serious Play: Desire and Authority in the Poetry of Ovid, Chaucer, and Ariosto (Gregory Heyworth)

Miriamne Ara Krummel, Crafting Jewishness in Medieval England: Legally Absent, Virtually Present (Lawrence Besserman)

Colette Moore, Quoting Speech in Early English (Lucy Perry)

Susan Powell, ed., John Mirk’s “Festial”: Edited from British Library MS Cotton Claudius A.II (Bella Millett)

Margaret Rogerson, ed., The York Mystery Plays: Performance in the City (John J. McGavin)

Jessica Rosenfeld, Ethics and Enjoyment in Late Medieval Poetry: Love After Aristotle (Sarah Kay)

James Simpson, Under the Hammer: Iconoclasm in the Anglo-American Tradition (Kathleen Davis)

Karen Elaine Smyth, Imaginings of Time in Lydgate and Hoccleve’s Verse (Jenni Nuttall)

Theresa Tinkle, Gender and Power in Medieval Exegesis (Jennifer L. Sisk)

David Wallace, Strong Women: Life, Text, and Territory, 1347–1645 (Karma Lochrie)

Lawrence Warner, The Lost History of “Piers Plowman” (Traugott Lawler)



Mark Allen, Bege K. Bowers
Abbreviations of Chaucer's Works
Periodical Abbreviations
Bibliographical Citations and Annotations


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