Timely Voices

Pub Date : 2017-11-15 | Author : Goran Stanivukovic | Publisher : McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

ISBN 10 : 9780773552586
ISBN 13 : 0773552588

From the fourteenth-century Sir Gawain and the Green Knight to In Parenthesis – an epic poem written in 1937 by painter and poet David Jones – English writers have looked to ro..

Studies In Medieval English Romances

Pub Date : 1988 | Author : Derek Brewer | Publisher : Boydell & Brewer Ltd

ISBN 10 : 0859912477
ISBN 13 : 9780859912471

Romances are a vital link between the 13th century and Shakespeare; these essays explore single romances and make a variety of points...

Sir Gawain And The Classical Tradition

Pub Date : 2006-01-27 | Author : E.L. Risden | Publisher : McFarland

ISBN 10 : 9780786420735
ISBN 13 : 0786420731

The 14th century English alliterative poem Sir Gawain and the Green Knight is admired for its morally complex plot and brilliant poetics. A chivalric romance placed in an Arthurian..

Medieval English Romance In Context

Pub Date : 2010-02-11 | Author : Gail Ashton | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781441129956
ISBN 13 : 1441129952

Medieval Romance in Context is a clear, accessible and concise introduction to medieval English verse romantic texts and their wider contexts. It begins by introducing key issues a..