YLS Volume 28 (2014)

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The Yearbook of Langland Studies Volume 28 (2014)

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ISSN: 0890-2917


Marie Turner, “Guy of Warwick and the Active Life of Historical Romance in Piers Plowman” (3-27)

Alastair Bennett, “Covetousness, ‘Unkyndenesse’, and the ‘Blered’ Eye in Piers Plowman and ‘The Canon’s Yeoman’s Tale’” (29-64)

Noelle Phillips, “Compilational Reading: Richard Osbarn and Huntington Library MS HM 114” (65-104)

William Rhodes, “Medieval Political Ecology: Labor and Agency on the Half Acre” (105-36)

Cord Whitaker, “Ambivalent Violence: Josephus, Rationalist Evangelism, and Defining the Human in the Siege of Jerusalem” (137-72)

Elizabeth Harper, “‘A Tokene and a Book’: Reading Images and Building Consensus in Dives and Pauper” (173-90)

Jim Knowles, “Langland’s Empty Verbs: Service, Kenosis, and Adventurous Christology in Piers Plowman” (191-224)

Jim Knowles and Timothy Stinson, “The Piers Plowman Electronic Archive on the Web: An Introduction” (225-38)



Reading ‘Piers Plowman’, by Emily Steiner (Louise Bishop) (239-45)

Probable Truth: Editing Medieval Texts from Britain in the Twenty-First Century, ed. by Vincent Gillespie and Anne Hudson (Michael Calabrese) (245-50)

Opening up Middle English Manuscripts: Literary and Visual Approaches, by Kathryn Kerby-Fulton, Maidie Hilmo, and Linda Olson (A. S. G. Edwards) (251-53)

The Making of the Vernon Manuscript: The Production and Contexts of Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Eng. poet. a. 1, ed. by Wendy Scase (Susanna Fein) (254-57)

Medieval Autographies: The ‘I’ of the Text, by A. C. Spearing (Mary C. Flannery) (258-61)

Answerable Style: The Idea of the Literary in Medieval England, ed. by Frank Grady and Andrew Galloway (Matthew Giancarlo) (261-66)

Fragments and Assemblages: Forming Compilations of Medieval London, by Arthur Bahr (Eleanor Johnson) (266-70)

Poetics of the Incarnation: Middle Enlgish Writing and the Leap of Love, by Cristina Maria Cervone (Nicole Rice) (270-75)

Langland and the Rokele Family: The Gentry Background to ‘Piers Plowman’, by Robert Adams (Stephen H. A. Shepherd) (275-79)


Annual Bibliography, 2013 (281-307)