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31 (2016)

Gwen to the Max: A Festschrift for Gwendolyn Morgan
The Year's Work in Medievalism 31 (2016)

Edited by M. J. Toswell, E. L. Risden, Jesse G. Swan, Shiloh Carroll, and Renée Ward

M. J. Toswell: Introduction 1-6  pdf

Part A:  Engaging with Gwen

Pam Clements, Two Poems  7-8  pdf

Brady Jensen, Fear is an Excellent Motivator: A Final Character Assassination of Gwendolyn Morgan  9-11 pdf

Matthew Schwager, The Ouija Professor  12-17  pdf

M. J. Toswell, Two Translators from Old English: Molly Peacock and Gwendolyn Morgan  18-24  pdf

Jesse G. Swan, Flannery O’Connor’s Living Medievalism 25-29  pdf

Kevin Moberly and Brent Moberly, Gay Habits Set Straight: Fan Culture and Authoritative Praxis in Ready Player One 30-44  pdf

Part B:  Engaging with History, Politics and Religion

Brian Johnsrud, The Crusades All Over Again: Obama, ISIS, and Medieval Metaphors after 9/11  45-55  pdf

Amy Kaufman, Muscular Medievalism  56-66  pdf

Lauryn Mayer, Forged Pasts: Paul Kingsnorth’s Monitory Neo-Medievalism in The Wake  67-74  pdf

Richard Utz, Residual Medievalisms: Historical Pageants in Eastern Bavaria  75-81  pdf

Michael Evans, Pocahontas and the Burghers of Calais: The Queen as Intercessor in Seventeenth-Century America  82-89  pdf

Part C:  Unexpected Medievalisms

Elizabeth Emery, Gaudeamus igitur: Late Nineteenth-Century French Taverns as a Portal to the Medieval  90-103  pdf

David Lampe, The Chivalry of Detection: Golden Age British Detective Fiction as Modern Medieval Romance  104-113  pdf

Kathleen Verduin, “The Gorgeous History of Feudalism”: Medievalism and Walt Whitman  114-121  pdf 

William Calin, Medievalism in the French Counter-Reformation Baroque: Pierre LeMoyne’s Epic Saint Louis  122-126  pdf

Carol Robinson, Envisioning the Good, the Beautiful, and the Ugly: American Deaf Adaptation and Appropriation of British Medieval Works  127-135  pdf

Part D:  New Figures and Approaches in Medievalism

Clare A. Simmons, “More than all that is known”: Medievalist Credulity in the Tractarian Lives of the English Saints  136-143  pdf

Ronald Hutton, Tolkien’s Magic  144-153  pdf

Karl Fugelso, My Own Private Dante: Tom Phillips’ Symbolic Inferno  154-161  pdf

E. L. Risden, Miyazaki’s Intellectual Landscape: Myth, Ecomedievalism, and Coming of Age  162-169  pdf

Tom Shippey, Medievalism Taken Personally: The Case of Alfred(o León) Duggan  170-180  pdf 

Anita Obermeier, Maximum Humour: Sir Dinadan's Post-Medieval Capers  181-192  pdf 

E. L. Risden: Postscript  193  pdf