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Marlowe and the Greeks
(2013) - Journal article
Marlowe's combination of lyric violence with a spirit of irony and scepticism has always seemed somewhat paradoxical, but we may find an explanation for it in his debt to Greek. Greek language learning developed in England ...
Unrecorded copies of Middle English verse and prose in Dublin, Trinity College, MS 352
(2018) - Journal article
This article gives details of otherwise unrecorded copies of extracts from Walter Hilton's 'Scale of Perfection' and from 'Dives and Pauper' which occur in a sixteenth-century manuscript commonplace book, Dublin, Trinity ...
Philosophy of the imagination : time, immanence and the events that wound us in Wilson Harris’s Jonestown
(2013-05-03) - Journal article
In his fictional recreation of the People’s Temple massacre, Jonestown, Harris presents us with a protagonist who counter-actualizes the trauma that wounds him, living creatively out of the event and constructing an ...
A note on the text of Manfred
(2016) - Journal article
(2017-02-01) - Journal item
Review of 'Deaths of the Poets' by Paul Farley and Michael Symmons Roberts
Excavating the borders of literary Anglo-Saxonism in nineteenth-century Britain and Australia
(2013-12) - Journal article
Comparing nineteenth-century British and Australian Anglo-Saxonist literature enables a "decentered" exploration of Anglo-Saxonism's intersections with national, imperial, and colonial discourses, challenging assumption ...
Living in the past : Thebes, periodization, and The Two Noble Kinsmen
(2010) - Journal article
Our sense of the distinction between the "medieval" and the "early modern" is structured by two notions: that the early modern period is characterized by the death of a chivalric culture that is dominant in the medieval ...
'Looking down time's telescope at myself': reincarnation and global futures in David Mitchell's fictional worlds
(2017-09-08) - Journal article
This essay explores the trope of reincarnation across the works of British author David Mitchell (b.1969) as an alternative approach to linear temporality, whose spiralling cyclicality warns of the dangers of seeing past ...
While crowding memories came : Edwin Morgan, Old English and nostalgia
(2012) - Journal article
Revolution by degrees : Philip Sidney and Gradatio
(2011-05) - Journal article