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Riddles, Knights and Cross-dressing Saints

Essays on Medieval English Language and Literature


Thomas Honegger

Contents: Andrew James Johnston: Filming the Seven Deadly Sins - Chaucer, Hollywood and the Postmodern Middle Ages – Malte Urban: Myth and the Present: Chaucer’s Troilus as a Mirror for Ricardian England – Sandra Lowerre: To Rise Beyond Their Sex: Female Cross-Dressing Saints in Caxton’s Vitas Patrum – Dieter Bitterli: The Survival of the Dead Cuckoo. Exeter Book Riddle 9 – Guillaume Schiltz: Der Canterburyspruch oder ‘Wie finden dänische Runen und englische Komputistik zusammen?’ Ein Beitrag zur historischen Textlinguistik – Susanne Kries: Fela í rúnum eđa í skáldskap: Anglo-Saxon and Scandinavian Approaches to Riddles and Poetic Disguises – Bianca Kossmann: Regularity in semantic change? A corpus-based critique of Hughes (1988, 2000) – Sandra Boggel: Nou onderstand wel - Metacommunicative Directives in Middle English and Early Modern English Religious Texts.