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Late-medieval prison writing and the politics of autobiography, Joanna Summers

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Late-medieval prison writing and the politics of autobiography
Title
Late-medieval prison writing and the politics of autobiography
Statement of responsibility
Joanna Summers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of autobiographical identity in a group of late medieval 'prison texts'. Despite the seminal nature of Boethius' Consolation of Philosophy during the Middle Ages, the legacy of the figure of the writer in prison has not been examined before. The book discusses the interrelation of subjectivity, historicity, autobiography, and imprisonment, and should appeal to scholars in the burgeoning field of fifteenth century studies. - ;Boethius' Consolation of Philosophy has long been taken as one of the seminal works of the Middle Ages, yet despite the study of many aspects of the Consola
Member of
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Summers, Joanna
Dewey number
820.9/9206927
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford English monographs
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • James
  • Charles
  • Usk, Thomas
  • English literature
  • Politics and literature
  • Political prisoners
  • Prisoners' writings, English
  • Prisoners
  • Self in literature
  • Autobiography
Label
Late-medieval prison writing and the politics of autobiography, Joanna Summers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-222) and index
Color
other
Control code
ocn252668887
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 229 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191515095
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252668887
Label
Late-medieval prison writing and the politics of autobiography, Joanna Summers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-222) and index
Color
other
Control code
ocn252668887
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 229 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191515095
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252668887

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