- Author:James Simpson
- Publisher:Longman Pub Group (November 1990)
- Pages:292 pages
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Piers Plowman was written against a background of disquiet about the state of the Church in England. And the poem still speaks to us today. Like Duffy, the artists of Penned in the Margins who brought Piers Plowman to the stage in 2017 found prophecy as well: not about religion, but social justice. This ‘picture-Bible’ was made for people who could not read. View images from this item (25).
Published July 1st 1992 by Longman Publishing Group (first published March 1985). Piers Plowman: An Introduction (Exeter Medieval Texts and Studies). 0582013917 (ISBN13: 9780582013919).
Piers Plowman: An Introduction to the B-Text, Longman Medieval and Renaissance Library, 1 (Harlow, Essex: Longman, 1990).
Piers Plowman: An Introduction to the B-Text. London: Longman, 1990
Piers Plowman: An Introduction to the B-Text. London: Longman, 1990. E-mail Citation . Simpson’s masterful introduction is the current go-to book. Each chapter summarizes the events in that section followed by an introduction and discussion of topics important to that section. Topics range widely: estates satire, dream vision, personification allegory, ecclesiastical satire, and so forth
13 William Walworth’s dagger? 14 From James Simpson, Piers Plowman .
13 William Walworth’s dagger? 14 From James Simpson, Piers Plowman: An Introduction to the B-Text (London Longman, 1990). Moreover, one could argue that Piers is confronted here by the same harsh terms he dealt out to the wasters in the previous passus. 23 From James Simpson, Piers Plowman: An Introduction to the B-Text (London Longman, 1990). The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer The Father of English Poetry takes a picture of Medieval England. Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales. Geoffrey Chaucer Born in London, about 1340 His Father was a wine merchant, a member of the newly developing middle class.
James Simpson is Donald P. and Katherine B. .He was previously Professor of Medieval and Renaissance English at the University of Cambridge (1999-2003). Loker Professor of English at Harvard University (2004-). His books include Piers Plowman: An Introduction to the B-Text (Longman, 1990); Sciences and the Self in Medieval Poetry (Cambridge University Press, 1995); Reform and Cultural Revolution, being Volume 2 in the Oxford English Literary History (Oxford University Press, 2002) (winner of the British Academy Sir Israel Gollancz Prize, 2007); and Burning to Read: English Fundamentalism.