Of Giants: Sex, Monsters, and the Middle Ages
A psychoanalytic look at the representation of monsters, giants and masculinity in medieval texts. The phenomenon of giants and giant-slaying appear in various texts from the Anglo-Saxon to late Middle English period, including Beowulf, The Knight and the Lion, History of the Kings of Britain and several of Chaucer's books.
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Review: Of Giants: Sex, Monsters, And The Middle Ages (Medieval Cultures #17)User Review - Bryn Hammond - Goodreads
Great little book on what for years was my main fascination in life: teratology, the science of monsters, as seen in medieval texts. I'm eager to follow up with this author's range of other work. Read full review
Review: Of Giants: Sex, Monsters, And The Middle Ages (Medieval Cultures #17)User Review - Goodreads
Interesting, and pretty readable. He goes a little Lacan-happy in places, but overall it's a good intro to the why and how of monsters, and why society needs to perpetuate them.
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Of Giants. Sex, Monsters, and the Middle Ages. Jeffrey Jerome Cohen. Of Giants. $22.50 Paper ISBN 0-8166-3217-0 ISBN-13: 978-0-8166-3217-6 ...
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Jeffrey J. Cohen, Professor of English at George Washington University, is the author of Of Giants: Sex, Monsters, and the Middle Ages (1999) and Medieval ...
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An electronic version of a lecture excerpted from the first chapter of my book Of Giants: Sex, Monsters, and the Middle Ages (University of Minnesota Press, ...
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In the Middle: The Anxiety of the Influence of Medieval Identity ...
Cohen's is Medieval Identity Machines [2nd favorite--Of Giants: Sex, Monsters, and the Middle Ages]. When I had my students at Southern Illinois University ...
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Beyond the State in the State
42Cohen, Of Giants: Sex, Monsters, and the Middle Ages, 8. 43Levinas, Totality and Infinity, 152. 44Carol Braun Pasternack, “Post-structuralist theories: ...
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The Beowulf manuscript reconsidered: Reading Beowulf in late Anglo ...
Of Giants. Sex, Monsters, and the Middle Ages. Minneapolis/London : University of Minnesota Press. Connerton, Paul. 1989. How Societies Remember. ...
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IV Middle English: Chaucer -- ALLEN and CONNOLLY 80 (1): 183 ...
... essay last year on Sir Thopas (YWES 79 217–18) is expanded as a chapter in his stimulating book, Of Giants: Sex, Monsters, and the Middle Ages. ...
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