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Title Speaking two languages : traditional disciplines and contemporary theory in medieval studies / edited by Allen J. Frantzen
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [1991]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 297 pages)
Series SUNY series in medieval studies
SUNY series in medieval studies.
Contents Prologue : documents and monuments : difference and interdisciplinarity in the study of medieval culture / Allen J. Frantzen -- On reading Eve : Genesis B and the readers' desire / Gillian R. Overing -- Beowulf and the origins of civilization / James W. Earl -- The plot of Piers Plowman and the contradictions of feudalism / Britton J. Harwood -- The language of transgression : body, flesh, and word in mystical discourse / Karma Lochrie -- Texts that speak to readers who hear : Old English poetry and the languages of oral tradition / John Miles Foley -- Working with patristic sources : language and context in Old English homilies / Clare A. Lees -- Medieval textuality and the archaeology of textual culture / Martin Irvine -- Epilogue : De Scientia Interpretandi : oral tradition and the place of other theories in the graduate curriculum / Adam Brooke Davis
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-288) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc
English literature -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc
Literature, Medieval -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
Middle Ages -- Historiography.
Form Electronic book
Author Frantzen, Allen J., 1947-
ISBN 0585092931 (electronic bk.)
9780585092935 (electronic bk.)