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Guerber, H. A. - Legends of the Middle Ages, ebook

Legends of the Middle Ages

Guerber, H. A.


A fascinating study of many traditional myths from the Middle Ages, including tales of Beowulf, Merlin and King Arthur, and the quest for the Holy Grail.

Aronstein, Susan - The Disney Middle Ages, ebook

The Disney Middle Ages

Aronstein, Susan


Building a Better Middle Ages: Medievalism in the Parks
2. Mapping the Happiest Place on Earth: Disney’s Medieval Cartography
Stephen Yandell
3. Disney’s Castles and the Work of the Medieval in the Magic Kingdom

Ganim, John M. - Cosmopolitanism and the Middle Ages, ebook

Cosmopolitanism and the Middle Ages

Ganim, John M.


Table of contents
1. Introduction
John M. Ganim, Shayne Aaron Legassie
2. The Metropolis and Its Languages: Baghdad and Venice
Karla Mallette
3. Reorientations: The Worlding of Marco Polo
Sharon Kinoshita
4. Between Islam and…

Federico, Sylvia - The Post-Historical Middle Ages, ebook

The Post-Historical Middle Ages

Federico, Sylvia


Table of contents
1. Introduction Getting Post-Historical
Sylvia Federico, Elizabeth Scala
2. Amorous Dispossessions: Knowledge, Desire, and the Poet’s Dead Body
Patricia Clare Ingham
3. Time Out of Memory
Jeffrey J. Cohen

Kłosowska, Anna - Queer Love in the Middle Ages, ebook

Queer Love in the Middle Ages

Kłosowska, Anna


Table of contents
1. Introduction: History of Desire, Desire for History: The Queer Cryptology Project
Anna Kłosowska
2. Grail Narratives: Castration as a Thematic Site
Anna Kłosowska
3. Dissection and Desire: Cross-Dressing and the…

Morrison, Susan Signe - Excrement in the Late Middle Ages, ebook

Excrement in the Late Middle Ages

Morrison, Susan Signe


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Susan Signe Morrison
Part I. The Medieval Body: Disciplining Material and Symbolic Excrement
2. The Rhizomatic Body
Susan Signe Morrison
3. Moral Filth and the Sinning Body: Hell, Purgatory, Resurrection

Gracia, Jorge J. E. - A Companion to Philosophy in the Middle Ages, ebook

A Companion to Philosophy in the Middle Ages

Gracia, Jorge J. E.


This comprehensive reference volume features essays by some of the most distinguished scholars in the field.
Provides a comprehensive "who's who" guide to medieval philosophers. Offers a refreshing mix of essays providing historical context followed…