Dating Beowulf: Studies in Intimacy
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Dating Beowulf explores the difficulties and pleasures of intimacy with Beowulf -philological and speculative, playful and serious - and how they organise themselves in an array of interrelated critical practices. Opening avenues for future work, it complicates urgent questions in the discourses of literary theory and Old English studies. -- .…mehr

Produktbeschreibung
Dating Beowulf explores the difficulties and pleasures of intimacy with Beowulf -philological and speculative, playful and serious - and how they organise themselves in an array of interrelated critical practices. Opening avenues for future work, it complicates urgent questions in the discourses of literary theory and Old English studies. -- .
  • Produktdetails
  • Manchester Medieval Literature and Culture
  • Verlag: Manchester University Press
  • Seitenzahl: 344
  • Erscheinungstermin: 1. März 2020
  • Englisch
  • Abmessung: 218mm x 140mm x 30mm
  • Gewicht: 536g
  • ISBN-13: 9781526136435
  • ISBN-10: 1526136430
  • Artikelnr.: 57477508
Autorenporträt
Daniel C. Remein is Assistant Professor of English at the University of Massachusetts Boston Erica Weaver is Assistant Professor of English at the University of California, Los Angeles
Inhaltsangabe
1 Getting intimate
Daniel C. Remein and Erica Weaver Part I: Beowulf in public 2 Community, joy, and the intimacy of narrative in Beowulf
Benjamin A. Saltzman 3 Beowulf and the intimacy of large parties
Roberta Frank 4 Beowulf as Wayland's work: thinking, feeling, making
James Paz Part II: Beowulf at home 5 Beowulf and babies
Donna Beth Ellard 6 At home in the fens with the Grendelkin
Christopher Abram Part III: Beowulf outside 7 Elemental intimacies: agency in the Finnsburg episode
Mary Kate Hurley 8 What the raven told the eagle: animal language and the return of loss in Beowulf
Mo Pareles Part IV: Beowulf's contact list 9 Men into monsters: troubling race, ethnicity, and masculinity in Beowulf
Catalin Taranu 10 Sad men in Beowulf
Robin Norris 11 Differing intimacies: Beowulf translations by Seamus Heaney and Thomas Meyer
David Hadbawnik Part V: Beowulf in bed 12 Beowulf and Andreas: intimate relations
Irina Dumitrescu 13 Beowulf, Bryher, and the Blitz: a queer history
Peter Buchanan 14 Dating Wiglaf: emotional connections to the young hero in Beowulf
Mary Dockray
Miller Index