Using and [Re]Fusing the Bible (NEMLA 2013)
What was the value of The Bible in medieval Britain? While the importance of the Bible is typically couched within discussions of the social and literary influence commanded by this ’collection’ of texts, the ‘reworking’ of biblical narrative during the Old and Middle English periods is demonstrated in a wide variety of literary works. Recent considerations and redefinitions of the history of the ’book’ as cultural artifact, as well as theoretical ...
Sponsoring Organization(s) :
Thursday, March 21, 2013 to Sunday, March 24, 2013
Abstract due date:
Sunday, September 30, 2012