Publications

BOOKS:

The Transmission of Beowulf: Language, Culture, and Scribal Behavior (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2017) 

Old English Philology: Studies in Honour of R.D. Fulk, ed. Leonard Neidorf, Rafael J. Pascual, and Tom Shippey (Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 2016)

The Dating of Beowulf: A Reassessment, ed. Leonard Neidorf (Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 2014) [Winner of CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title (2015) Distinction]

 

ARTICLES:

"Unferth's Ambiguity and the Trivialization of Germanic Legend," Neophilologus (forthcoming)

“The Archetype of Beowulf,” English Studies (forthcoming)

“Hildeburh’s Mourning and The Wife’s Lament,” Studia Neophilologica (forthcoming)

“J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Fall of Arthur: Creation from Literary Criticism,” Tolkien Studies (forthcoming)

“The Composite Authorship of The Dream of the Rood,” Anglo-Saxon England 45 (2017): 49-68

"On the Dating and Authorship of Maxims I," Neuphilologische Mitteilungen 117 (2016): 137-53

“Philology, Allegory, and the Dating of Beowulf,” Studia Neophilologica 88 (2016): 97-115

“The Pejoration of Gædeling: From Old Germanic Consanguinity to Middle English Vulgarity,” Modern Philology 113 (2016): 441-59 

“Archbishop Wulfstan’s Ecclesiastical History of the English People,” English Studies 97 (2016): 207-25 

“On the Epistemology of Old English Scholarship,” Neophilologus 99 (2015): 631-46

“Cain, Cam, Jutes, Giants, and the Textual Criticism of Beowulf,” Studies in Philology 112 (2015): 599-632

“The Language of Beowulf and the Conditioning of Kaluza's Law,” Neophilologus 98 (2014): 657-73 [with Rafael J. Pascual]

“Lexical Evidence for the Relative Chronology of Old English Poetry,” SELIM 20 (2013-14): 7-48

“Beowulf before Beowulf: Anglo-Saxon Anthroponymy and Heroic Legend,” Review of English Studies 64 (2013): 553-73

“Scribal Errors of Proper Names in the Beowulf Manuscript,” Anglo-Saxon England 42 (2013): 249-69

“The Dating of Widsið and the Study of Germanic Antiquity,” Neophilologus 97 (2013): 165-83

II Æthelred and the Politics of The Battle of Maldon,” Journal of English and Germanic Philology 111 (2012): 451-73

VII Æthelred and the Genesis of the Beowulf Manuscript,” Philological Quarterly 89 (2010): 119-39

 

BOOK CHAPTERS:

Beowulf,” in Books to FilmCinematic Adaptations of Literary Works, ed. Barry Keith Grant (forthcoming from Gale Cengage Learning)

“Naming Children in Anglo-Saxon England: Ethnic Identity and Cultural Change,” in Childhood and Adolescence in Anglo-Saxon Literary Culture, ed. Susan Irvine and Winfried Rudolf (forthcoming from University of Toronto Press)

“Metrical Criteria for the Emendation of Old English Poetic Texts,” in Old English Philology: Studies in Honour of R.D. Fulk, ed. Leonard Neidorf, Rafael J. Pascual, and Tom Shippey (Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 2016), 52-68

“Introduction: R.D. Fulk and the Progress of Philology,” in Old English Philology: Studies in Honour of R.D. Fulk, ed. Leonard Neidorf, Rafael J. Pascual, and Tom Shippey (Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 2016), 1-16 

“Germanic Legend, Scribal Errors, and Cultural Change,” in The Dating of Beowulf: A Reassessment, ed. Leonard Neidorf (Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 2014), 37-57

“Introduction,” in The Dating of Beowulf: A Reassessment, ed. Leonard Neidorf (Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 2014), 1-18

 

TRANSLATIONS:

“The Condor and the Shepherdess (Bolivia),” “The Parrot Prince (Chile),” and “Nicholas the Fish (Colombia),” in Beauty and the Beast: Classic Tales about Animal Brides and Grooms from Around the World, ed. Maria Tatar (New York: Penguin Classics, 2017), 81-99.

 

BOOK REVIEWS:

“Susan E. Deskis, Alliterative Proverbs in Medieval England: Language Choice and Literary Meaning,” Modern Philology (forthcoming)

“Elise Louviot, Direct Speech in Beowulf and Other Old English Narrative Poems,” English Studies (forthcoming)  

“Shami Ghosh, Writing the Barbarian Past: Studies in Early Medieval Historical Narrative,” ANQ (forthcoming)

Andreas: An Edition, ed. Richard North and Michael D.J. Bintley,” Studia Neophilologica (forthcoming)

“Michelle P. Brown, The Book and the Transformation of Britain, c. 550-1050: A Study in Written and Visual Literacy and Orality,” Anglia 132.3 (2014): 604-6

Genesis A: A New Edition, Revised, ed. A.N. Doane,” Anglia 132.2 (2014): 389-93

“Peter Baker, Honour, Exchange, and Violence in Beowulf,” Anglia 131.4 (2013): 646-48

The Old English Epic of Waldere, ed. John Himes,” Anglia 130.1 (2012): 158-61

“Hugh Magennis, Translating Beowulf: Modern Versions in English Verse,” Anglia 129.3-4 (2011): 481-84

Anglo-Saxon Culture and the Modern Imagination, ed. David Clark & Nicholas Perkins,” Anglia 129.1-2 (2011): 152-55

On the Aesthetics of Beowulf and Other Old English Poems, ed. John M. Hill,” Anglia 129.1-2 (2011): 150-52