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Title Imagining a medieval English nation / Kathy Lavezzo, editor
Published Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2004]


Description 1 online resource (xxxiv, 356 pages)
Series Medieval cultures ; v. 37
Medieval cultures ; v. 37.
Contents Introduction; PART I. THEORIZING THE MEDIEVAL ENGLISH NATION; Pro Patria Mori; PART II. THE LANGUAGES OF ENGLAND; Latin England; "As Englishe is comoun langage to oure puple": The Lollards and Their Imagined "English" Community; PART III. CHAUCER'S ENGLAND; Chaucer Imagines England (in English); Hymeneal Alogic: Debating Political Community in The Parliament of Fowls; PART IV. LANGLAND'S ENGLAND; King, Commons, and Kind Wit: Langland's National Vision and the Rising of 1381; Piers Plowman and the National Noetic of Edward III; PART V. ENGLAND AND ITS NEIGHBORS
Summary Examining a diverse array of texts--ranging from Latin and vernacular historiography to Ricardian poetry and chivalric treatises--this volume reveals the variety of forms "England" assumed when it was imagined in the medieval West
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism
National characteristics, English, in literature.
Nationalism and literature -- England -- History -- To 1500
Nationalism in literature.
HISTORY -- Europe -- Great Britain.
English literature -- Middle English.
National characteristics, English, in literature.
Nationalism and literature.
Nationalism in literature.
England -- In literature
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Lavezzo, Kathy, editor
LC no. 2003015322
ISBN 9780816692453