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Becoming Virginia Woolf: Her Early Diaries and the Diaries She Read

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An Introduction to the Chansons de Geste

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Boccaccio's Fabliaux: Medieval Short Stories and the Function of Reversal

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An Introduction to Geoffrey Chaucer

An indispensable resource for students, teachers, and anyone who has ever wanted to learn more about this crucial figure of English literature

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Ogling Ladies: Scopophilia in Medieval German Literature

The love of looking, or scopophilia, is a common motif among female figures in medieval art and literature where it is usually expressed as a motherly or sexually interested gaze--one sanctioned, the other forbidden. Sandra Summers investigates these two major variants of female voyeurism in exemplary didactic and courtly literature by medieval German authors.

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Samuel Roth, Infamous Modernist

Roth's story portrays a struggle with literary censorship in the mid-twentieth century while providing insights into how modernism was marketed in America

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Before Daybreak: "After the Race" and the Origins of Joyce's Art

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Renascent Joyce

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Joyce and Militarism