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English Language Notes (2000) 38 (1): 80–83.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Donald C. Baker Language and Stage in Medieval and Renaissance England . By Janette Dillon . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 1998 . Pp. xiii + 272. $59.95 0-521-5933-44 Copyright © 2000 Regents of the University of Colorado 2000 80 English Language Notes BOOK REVIEWS...
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English Language Notes (2004) 41 (4): 11–15.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Dorothea Kehler Copyright © 2004 Regents of the University of Colorado 2004 June 2004 11 MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING: THE MEDIEVAL CONNECTION Attentive playgoers and readers often are puzzled by two aspects of Much Ado: Don P edro s intervention in Claudio s court­ ship and B eatrice s seem ing...
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English Language Notes (2004) 41 (4): 71–74.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Meredith Clermont-Ferrand, Ph.D. Via Crucis: Essays on Early Medieval Sources and Ideas in Memory of J.E. Cross . Edited by Thomas N. Hall . Morgantown : West Virginia University Press , 2002 . Pp. xvii + 449. hc. $45.00 . 0-937058-58-0. Copyright © 2004 Regents of the University...
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English Language Notes (2005) 42 (3): 68–70.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Donald C. Baker Public Piers Plowman: Modern Scholarship and Late Medieval English Culture . By C. David Benson . University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press , 2003 . Pp. xix + 283. hc. $45.00 . Fifteenth-Century English Dream Visions: An Anthology . Julia...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 151–166.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Stephen Yeager Abstract This essay describes a plan for Indigenizing medieval studies that has two elements. The first is an area of research inquiry, “The Global Far North, 500–1500 CE,” which moves past the written records of the Vinland sagas to privilege alternative forms of evidence about...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 136–150.
Published: 01 October 2020
...J. V. Miranda Abstract Recently scholars have called for an Indigenous turn in medieval studies that challenges the historical assumptions of the field by actively engaging in a decolonial and anticolonial praxis. This essay argues that this turn must confront the problem of reciprocity that arises...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 167–179.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Tarren Andrews; Wallace Cleaves Abstract In this interview Bitterroot Salish medievalist Tarren Andrews and Tongva medievalist Wallace Cleaves discuss the past, present, and future of medieval studies. Their conversation focuses on what it means and has meant to be a Native American scholar...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 1–17.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Tarren Andrews 11 These pop-culture references are less benign than we might imagine, as Sierra Lomuto argues in “White Nationalism and the Ethics of Medieval Studies.” 12 Miyashiro has explained the relationship between medieval studies and mass shootings both in “Mythmaking...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 21–34.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Wallace Cleaves Abstract This essay examines how Indigenous research methodologies can be usefully applied to medieval texts. It does this by recounting and engaging with personal experience and by interrogating how research is deployed for colonial purpose. The use of medieval English texts...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 50–63.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Helen Young Abstract This article considers how medievalism, particularly in its academic form of medieval studies, might contribute to decolonization through exploration of how the Western “cultural archive” (Smith, Decolonizing Methodologies ) draws on the teleological temporality embedded...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (1): 241–246.
Published: 01 April 2018
... the corporate, mystical, and enduring essence of the monarchy. 11 While a Castilian king may not have been ascribed sacral trappings, he was no ordinary man. Emilio Mitre Fernández argues that late medieval chronicles reflect a political and religious message that separates the monarch from the ordinary...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (1): 83–96.
Published: 01 April 2018
...-century Anatolia. The Ottoman dynasty’s foundation can be traced to a mystical dream seen by Osman, founder of the dynasty, which lay the groundwork for an alliance between the Sufis and the ruling elite during the medieval Ottoman period. Halilname was written after the interregnum era (1402–13), when...
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English Language Notes (2009) 47 (1): 147–157.
Published: 01 March 2009
..., animals are also good to teach with and, specifically, carrying, as it were, non­ specialist undergraduates to what one hopes w ill be a literate awareness if not an enduring interest in medieval literature and culture. M y essay focuses on but a portion (about a third) of our readings in "Animals in Text...
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English Language Notes (2015) 53 (2): 119–136.
Published: 01 September 2015
... on questions related specifically to theories of materiality, asking how this term m ight be historiclzed to reflect medieval attitudes toward the m aterial w o rld broadly defined.1 Matter, physical things and their properties, therefore, have become the subject pe r se o f a w ide array of studies, some...
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English Language Notes (2015) 53 (2): 149–159.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Carol Symes Copyright © 2015 Regents of the University of Colorado 2015 T he Desire of Deed s : O n C h erish ing Medieval C h arters Carol Symes O ne day in 1477, a Devonshire gentleman named Robert Spurway was asked to make a w ritten deposition about an incident that had remained strong...
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English Language Notes (2015) 53 (2): 9–44.
Published: 01 September 2015
... l'esclavage: de la Méditerranée antique à la Méditerranée médiévale, Vle-XIe siècles (Paris: Belles Lettres, 2004); David Wyatt, Slaves and Warriors in Medieval Britain and Ireland, 800-1200 (Leiden: Brill, 2009), Susan Stuard, "Ancillary Evidence for the Decline of Medieval Slavery," Past & Present 149 (1995...
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English Language Notes (2015) 53 (2): 1–8.
Published: 01 September 2015
... a te ria lity thus fa r have com e to depend.7 Indeed, as m any o f the essays included in this collectio n suggest, m odern notions o f o n ­ tology, substance, agency, and action are predicated to a great degree on the ir medieval c o u n te rp a rts .8 Perhaps as tro u b lin g is a g ro w in g sense...
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English Language Notes (2008) 46 (2): 23–38.
Published: 01 September 2008
... would seem to be making the same claim fo r medieval illum inated manuscripts when his narrator in The Book o f the Duchess fam ously falls asleep w hile reading a book and dreams of waking up in a room that looks remarkably like the inside of one: w ith The Romance o f the Rose painted on its w a lls...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 64–82.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Afrodesia McCannon Abstract For many European nations, the Middle Ages became the site of their national origins. However, in scholarship of the same era, the period has been subject to infantilizing defamation and dismissal, even by those who claimed to be medievalists. Studies of medieval art...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 83–100.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Erin E. Sweany Abstract While many areas of scholarship are already well into critical examinations of their global turns, one area that is not is the study of early medieval medicine. The number of global comparative approaches for this corpus are few and limited in scope, but this is an ideal...