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The Oxford handbook of medieval Latin literature

Author: Ralph J Hexter; David Townsend
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2012
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph J Hexter; David Townsend
ISBN: 9780195394016 0195394011
OCLC Number: 768493241
Description: 636 s.
Contents: The current questions and future prospects of medieval Latin studies / David Townsend --
Canonicity / Ralph Hexter --
Latin as an acquired language / Carin Ruff --
Latin as a language of authoritative tradition / Ryan Szpiech --
The cultures and dynamics of translation into medieval Latin / Thomas E. Burman --
Medieval Scandinavian Latin / Karsten Frijs-Jensen --
The idea of Latinity / Nicholas Watson --
Readers and manuscripts / Andrew Taylor --
Gloss and commentary / Rita Copeland --
Location, location, location : geography, knowledge, and the creation of medieval Latin textual communities / Ralph Hexter --
Prose style / Gregory Hays --
Verse style / Jean-Yves Tilliette (translated from French). Crossing generic boundaries / A. G. Rigg --
Textual fluidity and the interaction of Latin and the vernacular languages / Brian Murdoch --
Martianus Capella and the liberal arts / Andrew Hicks --
Mythography / Winthrop Wetherbee --
Biblical thematics : the story of Samson in medieval literary discourse / Greti Dinkova-Bruun --
The language, form, and performance of monophonic liturgical chants / Susan Boynton and Margot Fassler --
Regimens of schooling / Mia Münster-Swendsen --
Gender / Sylvia Parsons and David Townsend --
Sex and sexuality / Larry Scanlon --
Medieval Latin spirituality: seeking divine presence / Anne Clark --
Modes of self-writing from antiquity to the later middle ages / Gur Zak --
Late antiquity, new departures / Marco Formisano --
Renaissances and revivals / Monika Otter --
Humanism and continuities in the transition to the early modern / Ronald Witt --
Medieval Latin texts, the introduction of print, and the development of editorial methods / Paolo Chiesa (translated from Italian). Medieval Latin in modern English : translations from the nineteenth century to the present day / Jan Ziolkowski --
Chronology of medieval authors.
Responsibility: edited by Ralph J. Hexter and David Townsend
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"The Handbook contains everything one could wish for, while at the same time it cannot possibly cover all the literature..." -Speculum

 
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