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Publications

Books

  • Chaucer and Fame, ed. Isabel Davis and Catherine Nall (Woodbridge: Boydell and Brewer, 2015).
  • Writing Masculinity in the Later Middle Ages (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007)
  • Love, Marriage and Family Ties in the Later Middle Ages, ed. Isabel Davis, Miriam Müller and Sarah Rees Jones (Turnhout: Brepols, 2003).

Chapters in books

  • ‘Class’, in Blackwell’s Critical Theory Handbook to Middle English, ed. Marion Turner (Oxford: Blackwells, 2013), pp. 285-98.
  • ‘Cutaneous Time in the Late Medieval Literary Imagination’, in Medieval Skin, ed. Katie L. Walter (New York and London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013), pp. 99-118.
  • 'On the Sadness of not being a Bird: The Representation of Abraham and Late Medieval Marriage Ideologies in William Langland's Piers Plowman', in Medieval Domesticity: Home, Housing and Household in Medieval England, ed. P.J.P.Goldberg and Maryanne Kowaleski (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008).
  • 'Men and Margery: Negotiating Medieval Patriarchy', in A Companion to the 'Book of Margery Kempe', ed. Katherine J. Lewis and John H. Arnold (Cambridge: D.S.Brewer, 2004), pp. 35-54.
  • 'John Gower's Fear of Flying: Transitional Masculinities in the Confessio Amantis', in Rites of Passage: Cultures of Transition in the Fourteenth Century, ed. N. McDonald and W.M. Ormrod (York, York Medieval Press, 2004), pp.131-52.
  • 'Consuming the Body of the Working Man in the Later Middle Ages', in Consuming Narratives: Gender and Monstrous Appetite in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, ed. Liz Herbert McAvoy and Teresa Waters (Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2002), pp. 42-53.

Articles in journals

  • 'The Experimental Conception Hospital: Dating Pregnancy and the Gothic Imagination', Social History of Medicine (forthcoming, 2018).
  • ‘Prosthesis and Reformation: The Black Rubric and the Reinvention of Kneeling’, Textual Practice 30 (2016). If you don't have subscription access to this journal and would like to read this, email me and I will send you a free link. This is to be republished as a book, published by Routledge, forthcoming 2017.
  • ‘Histoire et poésie : la Femme de Bath de Geoffrey Chaucer et la comédie de l’allégorie eschatologique’, Cahiers électroniques d’histoire textuelle du LAMOP (2015).
  • ‘Calling: Langland, Gower and Chaucer on St Paul’, Studies in the Age of Chaucer 34 (2012): 53-97.
  • “Ye that pasen by þe weiye”: Time, Topology and the Medieval use of Lamentations 1.12’, Textual Practice, 25:3 (2011), 437-72.
  • ‘“The Trinite is our everlasting lover”: Marriage and Trinitarian Love in the Later Middle Ages’, Speculum, 86:4 (2011), 914-63.
  • 'Piers Plowman and the Querelle of the Rose: Marriage, Caritas and the Peacock's "pennes"', New Medieval Literatures, 10 (2009), 49-86.
  • Expressing the Middle English "I"', Literature Compass, 6 (2009): 10.111/j.1741-4113.2009.00643.x

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