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  • The Matter of Gautland 

    Hui, Jonathan York Heng (2018-10-20)
    The classification of late medieval literary cycles according to localised subject matter, such as the ‘Matter of France’, the ‘Matter of Britain’ and the ‘Matter of Rome’, has proven to be an enduring one in modern ...
  • The Classical Barbarian in the Íslendingasögur 

    Norman, William Hereward (2018-07-20)
    The Íslendingasögur, written in Iceland in the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries, primarily describe the lives of Icelanders during the tenth and eleventh centuries. Many of these lives involve encounters with foreign ...
  • A Count of Days: The Life Course in Old English Poetry 

    Soper, Harriet Clementine (Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic, University of Cambridge, 2018-07-20)
    This thesis investigates the representation of the human life course in Old English poetry. It attends to constructions of the lifespan as a durational unit, as well as the ‘stages’ or discrete age-related experiences which ...
  • Remembering the 'Old North' in Ninth- and Tenth-Century Wales 

    Thomas, Rebecca
    Abstract: This article takes a fresh look at how the memory of the ‘Old North’ was used and reshaped in early medieval Welsh sources. Although their value as historical evidence for the northern kingdoms is uncertain, these ...

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