The Beowulf Reader Basic Readings
The Cynewulf Reader
The Poems of MS Junius 11 Basic Readings
Old English Prose Basic Readings
By Catherine E. Karkov
June 28, 2016
This volume offers comprehensive coverage of the archaeology of Anglo-Saxon England, bringing together essays on specifi fields, sites and objects, and offering the reader a representative range of both traditional and new methodologies and interdisciplinary approaches to the subject....
By R. M. Liuzza
April 19, 2002
Taken from the same manuscript as Cynewulf, the Junius 11 poems-Genesis, Exodus, Daniel, and Christ and Satan-comprise a series of redacted Old English works that have been traditionally presented as the work of Bede's Caedmon. Medieval scholars have concluded that the four poems were composed ...
By Paul E. Szarmach
October 11, 2000
With the decline of formalism and its predilection for Old English poetry, Old English prose is leaving the periphery and moving into the center of literary and cultural discussion. The extensive corpus of Old English prose lends many texts of various kinds to the current debates over literary ...