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The Medieval Poetics of the Reliquary

Enshrinement, Inscription, Performance

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Part of the The New Middle Ages book series (TNMA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Seeta Chaganti
    Pages 1-18
  3. Seeta Chaganti
    Pages 19-45
  4. Seeta Chaganti
    Pages 155-169
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 171-245

About this book


Through interdisciplinary readings of medieval literature and devotional artifacts, The Medieval Poetics of the Reliquary shows how reliquaries shaped ideas about poetry and poetics in late-medieval England.


England lyric medieval literature poetics poetry

About the authors

SEETA CHAGANTI is Assistant Professor, Department of English, University of California, USA.

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