A Handbook of Anglo-Saxon Studies (Critical Theory by Jacqueline Stodnick, Renée Trilling

By Jacqueline Stodnick, Renée Trilling

Reflecting the profound impression of severe thought at the research of the arts, this selection of unique essays examines the texts and artifacts of the Anglo-Saxon interval via key theoretical phrases akin to ‘ethnicity’ and ‘gender’.

• Explores the interaction among serious conception and Anglo-Saxon studies

• Theoretical framework will entice expert students in addition to these new to the field

• contains an afterword at the worth of the discussion among Anglo-Saxon reviews and significant theory

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Anglo-Saxon Charters 13. Oxford: Oxford University Press for British Academy, 2007. Lucas, Peter, ed. Exodus. Rev. edn. Exeter: Exeter University Press, 1994. Muir, Bernard and Nick Kennedy. MS. Junius 11: The Origins of English Poetry, a Masterpiece of Anglo-Saxon Art. Bodleian Library Digital Texts 1. Oxford: Bodleian Digital Texts, 2007. Sawyer, Peter. Anglo-Saxon Charters: An Annotated List and Bibliography. London: Royal Historical Society, 1968. Thompson, Susan. Anglo-Saxon Royal Diplomas: A Palaeography.

See also Treharne 74–77. collection¼bodleian&manuscript¼msjunius11 (accessed Apr. 2012); see also Muir and Kennedy, MS. Junius 11. 17 Howe reads this as prefiguring the Anglo-Saxons’ crossing of the North Sea in the fifth century to their promised land of England. 18 These lines, 54–62, are adapted from my own edition and translation, Treharne 246–247. The fullest complete edition is Lucas, Exodus, rev. edn. 19 And here, again, the unknowability of the central space demarcated by Anglo-Saxon boundary clauses adds further interest, because it is the unmapped that is the focus, the core of the issue being skirted around.

10 Now the acronym of a scholarly group, MEARCSTAPA, that seeks to research outside traditional scholarly boundaries. 11 There is a vast bibliography on Beowulf, and Grendel in particular. Among others, see Magennis, Images of Community, esp. ” On the border space, see Sharma, “Metalepsis and Monstrosity,” esp. 265–272. 12 The fens of East Anglia are large expanses of boggy land, now drained and heavily agriculturalized. ” Other than these islands, the flat, tree-scarce and hedgeless vista presented by the fens appears endless and landmarkless.

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