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Below is a partial listing of recent publications by MARS faculty. You may click on the faculty name to view more information.

Armstrong, Dorsey

  • Gender and the Chivalric Community in Malory's Morte d'Arthur (Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2003)

Benedicto, Elena E.

  • M. Vitruvi, De l'arquitectura. Catalan Translation of the Latin Original

Brower, Jeffrey

  • The Cambridge Companion to Abelard (Cambridge: CUP, 2004), edd. Jeffrey E. Brower and Kevin Guilfoy

Contreni, John

  • Learning and Culture in Carolingian Europe: Letters, Numbers, Exegesis, and Manuscripts.  Variorum Collected Studies Series.  Farnham: Ashgate, 2011.
  • "Gregorius Turonensis." In Catalogus Translationum et Commentariorum: Mediaeval and Renaissance Latin Translations and Commentaries, vol. IX, ed. Virginia Brown (Washington, D.C.: The Catholic University of America Press, 2011), 55-71.

Duran, Angelica

  • The Age of Milton and the Scientific Revolution. (Duquesne UP, 2007).
  • A Concise Companion to Milton. (Blackwell Press, 2007; paperback 2010).

Farr, James R.

  • A Tale of Two Murders: Passion and Power in Seventeenth-Century France (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2005).
  • The Work of France: Labor and Culture in the Early Modern Era. (Rowman and Littlefield, 2008).

Frank, Daniel

  • The Cambridge Companion to Medieval Jewish Philosophy.  Co-edited with Oliver Leaman. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003 (reprinted, Chinese edition, Beijing: SDX Joint Publishing, 2006). xxiv + 483 pp.
  • The Jewish Philosophy Reader.  Co-edited with Oliver Leaman and Charles Manekin.  London and New York:  Routledge, 2000.  xvii + 618 pp.
  • History of Jewish Philosophy.  Co-edited with Oliver Leaman.  London and New York:  Routledge, 1997 (reprinted, 2000).  xii + 934 pp.
  • (rev. ed.) Saadya Gaon, The Book of Doctrines and Beliefs (Alexander Altmann [ed./tr.].  Oxford: East and West Library, 1946), new introduction by DHF.  Indianapolis and Cambridge, MA: Hackett, 2002.  vi + 194 pp.
  • (rev. ed.)  Maimonides, The Guide of the Perplexed (Julius Guttmann [ed.] and Chaim Rabin [tr.].  London:  East and West Library, 1952), new introduction by DHF. Indianapolis and Cambridge, MA: Hackett, 1995 (reprinted, 2000).  xvi + 233 pp.
  • “Jewish Philosophical Theology.”  In The Oxford Handbook of Philosophical Theology, eds. Thomas Flint and Michael Rea, 541-555.  Oxford:  Oxford University Press, 2009.
  • “Divine Law and Human Practices.”  In The Cambridge History of Jewish Philosophy: From Antiquity through the Seventeenth Century, eds. Steven Nadler and T. M. Rudavsky, 790-807.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009.
  • “Maimonides and Medieval Jewish Aristotelianism.” In The Cambridge Companion to Medieval Jewish Thought (op. cit., 2003), 136-156.

Goodhart, Sandor

  • Reading Stephen Sondheim: A Collection of Critical Essays (Studies in Modern Drama). (Routledge: 1999).
  • Sacrificing Commentary: Reading the End of Literature (The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996)

Johnston, Michael

  • "New Evidence for the Social Reach of 'Popular Romance': The Books of Household Servants." Viator 42.2 (2012): 303-32.
  • "Introduction: Teaching the History of the Book" AND "The History of the Book as a Supplement to the Literature Survey." Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Teaching19.1 (2012): 7-14, 93-109.
  • "Robert Thornton and the Siege of Jerusalem." Yearbook of Langland Studies 23 (2009): 125-62.
  • "Knights and Merchants Unite: Sir Amadace, the Grateful Dead, and the Mortal Exemplum Tradition." Neophilologus 92 (2008): 735-44.
  • "A New Document Relating to the Life of Robert Thornton." The Library: Transactions of the Biliographical Society 7th ser. 8.3 (2007): 304-13.

Leverage, Paula

  • Reception and Memory: A Cognitive Approach to the Chansons de Geste (Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2010).
  • Theory of Mind and Literature (West Lafayette: Purdue University Press, 2010), ed. Paula Leverage, Howard Mancing, Richard Schweickart and Jennifer Marston William.

Lein, Clayton

  • "At the Porch to the Temple: Herbert's Progress to Bemerton," in George Herbert's Pastoral: New Essays on the Poet and Priest of Bemerton, ed. Christopher Hodgkins (University of Delaware Press, 2010). pp. 134-157.
  • "Donne: The Final Period," in The Oxford Handbook of John Donne, ed. Jeanne Shami, Dennis Flynn, and M. Thomas Hester (Oxford University Press, 2011), pp. 600-15.

Malo, Robyn

  • Relics and Writing in Late Medieval England (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, forthcoming in 2013).
  • "Penitential Discourse in Hoccleve's Series," Studies in the Age of Chaucer 34 (2012): 277-305.
  • "Behaving Paradoxically? Wycliffites, Shrines, and Relics," In Wycliffite Controversies, ed. by Mishtooni Bose and J. Patrick Hornbeck II, 193-210 (Turnhout: Brepols, 2011).
  • "The Pardoner's Relics (And Why They Matter the Most)." The Chaucer Review 43.1 (2008): 82-102.

Ohlgren, Thomas H.

  • Medieval Outlaws: Twelve Tales in Modern English Translation, ed. (West Lafayette, IN: Parlor Press, 2005). This is a revised and expanded edition of the 1998 Sutton edition.
  • Robin Hood: The Early Poems, 1465-1560. Texts, Contexts, and Ideology (Newark: University of Delaware Press, 2007).

Ross, Charles S.

  • Shakespeare in Hollywood, Asia, and Cyberspace, ed. with Alexander H. C. Huang (West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Press, 2009).
  • Publis Papinius Statius, The Thebaid: Translated with an introduction by Charles Stanley Ross (Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004).
  • Elizabethan Literature and the Law of Fraudulent Conveyance. (Burlington: Ashgate, 2003).
  • California Lectura Dantis: Purgatorio (Berekley: U of California Press, 2007).

White, Paul Whitfield

  • Shakespeare and Theatrical Patronage. White, Paul Whitfield and Suzanne R. Westfall (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002; paperback reissue, 2006).
  • Drama and Religion in English Provincial Society 1485-1660 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008).

Zook, Melinda

  • Protestantism, Politics and Women in Britain, 1660-1714. New York, Palgrave, forthcoming 2013.
  • Challenging Orthodoxies: The Social and Cultural Worlds of Early Modern Women England and Europe.  Co-edited with Sigrun Haude. New York, Ashgate, forthcoming, 2014.
  • Revolutionary Currents: Nation-Building in the Transatlantic World, 1688-1821. Co-edited with Michael Morrison. New York, Rowman & Littlefield, cloth & paper, 2004.
  • Radical Whigs & Conspiratorial Politics in Late Stuart England. Penn State Press, cloth,1999; paper, 2008.

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