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  1. Julian of Norwich

    A Book of Essays

    Edited by Sandra J. McEntire

    Series: Garland Medieval Casebooks

    These essays-written specifically for this book-provide a rich evaluation of this late 14th and early 15th-century mystical writer's book of revelations and considers the construction of her narrative, its theological complexity, and its literary and intellectual context. This casebook features...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Violence in Medieval Courtly Literature

    A Casebook

    By Albrecht Classen

    Series: Garland Medieval Casebooks

    Although courtly literature is often associated with a chivalrous and idyllic life, the fifteen original essays in this collection demonstrate that the quest for love in the world of medieval courtly literature was underpinned by violence. Lovers were rejected, mistrust ruled, rape was a rampant...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Christine de Pizan

    A Casebook

    Edited by Barbara K. Altmann, Deborah L. McGrady

    Series: Garland Medieval Casebooks

    Christine de Pizan wrote voluminously, commenting on various aspects of the late-medieval society in which she lived. Considered by many to be the first French woman of letters, Christine and her writing have been difficult to place ever since she began putting her thoughts on the page. Although...

    Published June 4th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Conflicted Identities and Multiple Masculinities

    Men in the Medieval West

    Edited by Jacqueline Murray

    Series: Garland Medieval Casebooks

    Conflicting Identities and Multiple Masculinities takes as its focus the construction of masculinity in Western Europe from the early Middle Ages until the fifteenth century, crossing from pre-Christian Scandinavia across western Christendom. The essays consult a broad and representative cross...

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Book and the Magic of Reading in the Middle Ages

    Edited by Albrecht Classen

    Series: Garland Medieval Casebooks

    The computer revolution is upon us. The future of books and of reading are debated. Will there be books in the next millennium? Will we still be reading? As uncertain as the answers to these questions might be, as clear is the message about the value of the book expressed by medieval writers. The...

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Medieval Rhetoric

    A Casebook

    Edited by Scott D. Troyan

    Series: Garland Medieval Casebooks

    This volume in the Routledge Medieval Casebooks series explores medieval rhetorical practices. Ten original essays examine the ways in which contemporary readers and scholars might employ rhetorical theory to illuminate underlying meanings in medieval texts. The contributors also explore how...

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Imagining Heaven in the Middle Ages

    A Book of Essays

    Edited by Jan S. Emerson

    Series: Garland Medieval Casebooks

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 19th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Italian Novella

    Edited by Gloria Allaire

    Series: Garland Medieval Casebooks

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Poetic Edda

    Essays on Old Norse Mythology

    Edited by Paul Acker, Carolyne Larrington

    Series: Garland Medieval Casebooks

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 28th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Regional Cuisines of Medieval Europe

    A Book of Essays

    Edited by Melitta Weiss Adamson

    Series: Garland Medieval Casebooks

    Expert food historians provide detailed histories of the creation and development of particular delicacies in six regions of medieval Europe-Britain, France, Italy, Sicily, Spain, and the Low Countries....

    Published June 2nd 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Hildegard of Bingen: A Book of Essays
    Edited by Maud Burnett McInerney
    To Be Published November 1st 2014

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