Medieval Studies

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Renée R. Trilling

Advisory Committee, Associate Professor of Medieval Studies,English,Criticism and Interpretive Theory, and Comparative and World Literature

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  • The Aesthetics of Nostalgia: Historical Representation in Old English Verse. . Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2009.

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Book Contributions

  • "Heavenly Bodies: Paradoxes of Female Martyrdom in Ælfric’s Lives of Saints." Writing Women Saints in Anglo-Saxon England. . Ed. Paul E. Szarmach. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2013. 249-73.

  • "Histories." The Cambridge History of Early Medieval English Literature. . Ed. Clare A. Lees. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. 232-56.

  • "Sovereignty and Social Order: Archbishop Wulfstan and the Institutes of Polity." The Bishop Reformed: Studies in Episcopal Power and Culture in the Central Middle Ages. . Ed. Anna T. Jones and John S. Ott. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2007. 58-85.

Edited Books

  • Stodnick, Jacqueline, and Renée R. Trilling. A Handbook of Anglo-Saxon Studies. . Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.

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Journal Articles

  • "Before and After Theory: Seeing through the Body in Early Medieval England." postmedieval 1.3 (2010): 1 Nov. 2010. < >.
  • "Ruins in the Realm of Thoughts: Reading as Constellation in Anglo-Saxon Poetry." JEGP 108.2 (2009): 141-67.
  • "The Order of Things in Anglo-Saxon Studies: Categorization and the Construction of a Discipline." Literature Compass 5.3 (2008): 472-92. <>.
  • "Beyond Abjection: The Problem with Grendel's Mother Again." Parergon 24.1 (2007): 1-20.

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