The Critics and the Prioress: Antisemitism, Criticism, and Chaucer's Prioress's Tale

The Critics and the Prioress: Antisemitism, Criticism, and Chaucer's Prioress's Tale

by Hannah Johnson, Heather Blurton

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780472130344
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
Publication date: 04/19/2017
Pages: 228
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Heather Blurton is Associate Professor of English at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Hannah Johnson is Associate Professor of English at the University of Pittsburgh.

 

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

1 The Critics and the Prioress: A Retrospective 15

2 Missing Sources, Text Networks, and "Yonge Hugh of Lyncoln" 57

3 "Quod She": Gender, Antisemitism, and Criticism 105

4 Chaucer's First Critics: Reading the Prioress's Tale in the Fifteenth Century 153

Afterword 187

Works Cited 191

Index 207

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