By Kathy Lavezzo
These essays disrupt traditional considering the connection among premodernity and modernity, problem conventional preconceptions concerning the origins of the country, and complicate theories concerning the workings of nationalism. Imagining a Medieval English country isn't just a set of recent readings of significant canonical works by way of top medievalists, it truly is one of the first book-length analyses at the topic and of serious curiosity.
Contributors: Kathleen Davis, Bucknell U; L. O. Aranye Fradenburg, U of California, Santa Barbara; Andrew Galloway, Cornell U; Jill C. Havens, Baylor U; Peggy A. Knapp, Carnegie Mellon U; Larry Scanlon, Rutgers U; D. Vance Smith, Princeton U; Claire Sponsler, U of Iowa; Lynn Staley, Colgate U; Thorlac Turville-Petre, U of Nottingham.
Kathy Lavezzo is assistant professor of English on the college of Iowa.
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