Recent Publications

John of Morigny’s “Liber florum celestis doctrine”: An Edition, with Claire Fanger.  To be published by Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, Texts and Studies series, 2013.

“The Idea of Latinity,” in The Oxford Companion to Medieval Latin, ed. Ralph Hexter and David Townsend (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012), pp. 124-48.

“Response: ‘A Clerk Shulde Have it of Kinde to Kepe Counsell,” in After Arundel: Religious Writing in Fifteenth-Century England, ed. Vincent Gillespie and Kantik Ghosh (Turnhout, Belgium: Brepols, 2012).  pp. 475-500.

“Merchant Religiosity in Fifteenth-Century London: The Case of William Litchfield,” with Amy Appleford, Chaucer Review, Special Issue (In Honor of C. David Benson), Summer, 2011.  pp. 203-22.

“Introduction: Terms and Methods: Mysticism, Contemplation, Otium,” in The Cambridge Companion to Medieval English Mysticism, ed. Samuel Fanous and Vincent Gillespie (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011).  pp. 1-28.

“Afterword: On Eise,” in The Milieu and the Context of the Wooing Group, ed. Susannah Chewning, Religion and Culture in the Middle Ages (Aberystwyth: University of Wales Press, 2010).  pp. 131-51.

“Despair,” in Cultural Reformations: Medieval and Renaissance, ed. Brian Cummings and James Simpson, Twenty-First Century Approaches 2 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010). pp. 342-60.

The Morton W Bloomfield Lectures, 1989-2005, ed. with Daniel Donoghue and James Simpson (Kalamazoo, MI: WMY University Press, 2010).

“The Phantasmal Past: Time, History, and the Recombinative Imagination,” Studies in the Age of Chaucer 32 (2010). pp. 1-37.

“Lollardy: the Anglo-Norman Heresy?” in Language and Culture in Medieval Britain: The French of England, c.1100-c.1500, ed. Jocelyn Wogan-Browne (Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 2009).  pp. 334-46.
 
“Middle English Versions and Audiences of Edmund of Abingdon’s Speculum religiosorum, in Texts and Traditions of Medieval Pastoral Care: Essays In Honour of Bella Millett, ed. Kate Gunn and Catherine Innes-Parker, York Medieval Publications (Cambridge: Boydell and Brewer, 2009).  pp. 115-31. 

 “Partial Truths: Julian of Norwich as a Vernacular Intellectual,” in Thou Sittest At Another Boke: English Studies in Honour of Domenico Pezzini, ed. Giovanna Imaratino, et al. (Milano: Polimetrica,  2008)  pp. 263-88.
 
Towards A History of Tolerance.”  Benall Lectures in Christian Theology, 2008.  pp. 1-18.

“Chaucer and Langland,” in The Oxford Companion to Literature and Theology, ed. Andrew Hass, David Jasper, and Elisabeth Jay (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007).  pp. 363-89.
 
“Medieval Translation in Theory,” in  The Oxford History of Literary Translation in English, vol. 1, ed. Roger Ellis (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007). pp. 71-92.
 
Piers Plowman, Pastoral Theology, and Spiritual Perfectionism: Hawkyn’s Coat and Patience’s Pater Noster,” in Yearbook of Langland Studies 21 (2007).  pp. 83-118.