Journal Yearbook of Langland Studies, vol. 30

Yearbook of Langland Studies 30 (2016)

  • Pages: 390 p.
  • Size:156 x 234 mm
  • Language(s):English
  • Publication Year:2017

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  • ISBN: 978-2-503-55984-1
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    Reddere and Refrain: A Meditation on Poetic Procedure in Piers Plowman - Eleanor Johnson

    William Langland and John Ball - Michael Johnston

    Hiatus and Elision in the Poems of the Alliterative Revival: -ly and -liche Suffixes - Noriko Inoue

    Defining Markedness in Middle English - Tim William Machan

    Piers Plowman and the Durable Alliterative Tradition - Eric Weiskott

    Langland and the French Tradition

    Langland and the French Tradition: Introduction - R. D. Perry and Elizaveta Strakhov

    Allegory, Hermeneutics, and Textuality: The French Lineage of Langland’s Re-Visionary Poetics - Marco Nievergelt

    Grace Holds the ‘Clicket’ to the Heavenly ‘Wiket’: Piers Plowman, the Roman de la Rose, and the Poetics of Penetration - Sarah Wilma Watson

    Madame Meed: Fauvel, Isabella, and the French Circumstances of Piers Plowman - Andrew Galloway

    ‘But Who Will Bell the Cat?’: Deschamps, Brinton, Langland, and the Hundred Years’ War - Elizaveta Strakhov

    Langland’s French Song - R. D. Perry

    Response: Not Peter or Perkyn, but Piers - Nicolette Zeeman

    Plenary Lecture
    Sixth International Piers Plowman Society Conference, Seattle, University of Washington, 23 July 2015
    ‘Stability and the Reading of Piers Plowman’ - C. David Benson

    Notes: Scriptural Allusion in Lines 38–39 of the Prologue to Piers Plowman - Erin K. Wagner


    Adam Usk’s Secret (by Steven Justice) - CANDACE BARRINGTON

    New Directions in Medieval Manuscript Studies and Reading Practices: Essays in Honor of Derek Pearsall (ed. by Kathryn Kerby-Fulton, John J. Thompson, and Sarah Baechle) - STEPHANIE L. BATKIE

    Transforming Work: Early Modern Pastoral and Late Medieval Poetry (by Katherine C. Little) - GENELLE GERTZ

    Unwritten Verities: The Making of England’s Vernacular Legal Culture, 1463–1549 (by Sebastian Sobecki) - JENNIFER JAHNER

    Doctors in English: A Study of the Wycliffite Gospel Commentaries (by Anne Hudson) - KATHLEEN E. KENNEDY

    Jankyn’s Book of Wikked Wyves, vol. ii: Seven Commentaries on Walter Map’s ‘Dissuasio Valerii’ (ed. and trans. by Traugott Lawler and Ralph Hanna III, using materials collected by Karl Young and Robert A. Pratt) - JONATHAN M. NEWMAN

    Romance and the Gentry in Late Medieval England (by Michael Johnston) - RALUCA RADULESCU

    Imagining the Parish in Late Medieval England (by Ellen K. Rentz) - CLAIRE M. WATERS

    Annual Bibliography, 2015 Compiled by Alastair Bennett