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By Liz Herbert McAvoy

ISBN-10: 184384172X

ISBN-13: 9781843841722

ISBN-10: 1843844044

ISBN-13: 9781843844044

Julian of Norwich, the fourteenth/early fifteenth-century anchoress and mystic, is without doubt one of the most crucial and best-known figures of the center a long time. Her Revelations, severe visions of the divine, were commonly studied and skim; the 1st identified writings of an English lady, their impact extends over theology and literature. even if, many elements of either her existence and notion remainenigmatic.
This interesting new assortment bargains a finished, available insurance of the foremost facets of dialogue surrounding Julian. It areas the writer inside of quite a lot of modern literary, social, ancient and non secular contexts, and likewise presents a wealth of latest insights into manuscript traditions, views on her writing and methods of examining it, development at the paintings ofmany of the main lively and influential researchers inside of Julian reports, and together with the culmination of the newest, ground-breaking findings. it is going to for that reason be a necessary spouse for all of Julian's readers within the twenty-first century.

Dr LIZ HERBERT MCAVOY is Senior Lecturer in Gender in English and Medieval experiences at Swansea University.

members: KIM M. PHILLIPS, CATE GUNN, ALEXANDRA BARRATT, DENISE M. BAKER, DIANE WATT, E. A. JONES, ANNIE SUTHERLAND, BARRY WINDEATT, MARLEEN CRE, ELISABETH DUTTON, ELIZABETH ROBERTSON, LAURA SAETVEIT MILES, LIZ HERBERT MCAVOY, ENAJENKINS, VINCENT GILLESPIE, SARAH SALIH

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