Liz Herbert McAvoy's A Companion to Julian of Norwich PDF

By Liz Herbert McAvoy

ISBN-10: 184384172X

ISBN-13: 9781843841722

ISBN-10: 1843844044

ISBN-13: 9781843844044

Julian of Norwich, the fourteenth/early fifteenth-century anchoress and mystic, is without doubt one of the most vital and best-known figures of the center a while. Her Revelations, extreme visions of the divine, were largely studied and skim; the 1st recognized writings of an English girl, their effect extends over theology and literature. besides the fact that, many features of either her lifestyles and idea remainenigmatic.
This intriguing new assortment deals a entire, available insurance of the foremost elements of dialogue surrounding Julian. It locations the writer inside of quite a lot of modern literary, social, old and spiritual contexts, and likewise presents a wealth of latest insights into manuscript traditions, views on her writing and methods of reading it, construction at the paintings ofmany of the main lively and influential researchers inside Julian stories, and together with the culmination of the newest, ground-breaking findings. it is going to hence be a necessary significant other for all of Julian's readers within the twenty-first century.

Dr LIZ HERBERT MCAVOY is Senior Lecturer in Gender in English and Medieval experiences at Swansea University.

members: KIM M. PHILLIPS, CATE GUNN, ALEXANDRA BARRATT, DENISE M. BAKER, DIANE WATT, E. A. JONES, ANNIE SUTHERLAND, BARRY WINDEATT, MARLEEN CRE, ELISABETH DUTTON, ELIZABETH ROBERTSON, LAURA SAETVEIT MILES, LIZ HERBERT MCAVOY, ENAJENKINS, VINCENT GILLESPIE, SARAH SALIH

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