Tracey, a teenage single parent in London's East End, pregnant for a second time, is desperate not to end up like her mother: overworked and defeated. Denny Brown was first prize winner of the 2012 Café Three Zero Short Story Competition and was shortlisted for the 2012 Writers Reign Short Story Competition. She was longlisted for the Greenacre Writer's...
Publisher : Salt Publishing Limited
published : 2014
This collection re-evaluates the work of fifteenth-century poet John Lydgate in light of medieval material culture. Top scholars in the field unite here with critical newcomers to offer fresh perspectives on the function of poetry on the cusp of the modern age, and in particular on the way that poetry speaks to the heightened relevance of material...
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan US
published : 2007
The Arma Christi in Medieval and Early Modern Material CultureThe Arma Christi, the cluster of objects associated with Christ?s Passion, was one of the most familiar iconographic devices of European medieval and early modern culture. From the weapons used to torment and sacrifice the body of Christ sprang a reliquary tradition that produced active and contemplative devotional practices, complex literary narratives,...
Publisher : Taylor and Francis
published : 2016