Professor Jane Roberts

Contact details

Name:
Professor Jane Roberts
Qualifications:
FSA, FES
Position/Fellowship type:
Senior Research Fellow
Institute:
Institute of English Studies
Location:
Room 244 Senate House Malet Street London WC1E 7HU
Phone:
0207 862 8814
Email address:
jane.roberts@sas.ac.uk

Publication Details

Related publications/articles:

Date Details
01-Sep-2016 Silent Reading

Chapters

Mapping English Metaphor Through Time (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016), pp. 243-59

 

01-Sep-2016 Helen Foxhall Forbes, Heaven and Earth in Anglo-Saxon England: Theology and Society in an Age of Faith

Review

 Helen Foxhall Forbes, Heaven and Earth in Anglo-Saxon England: Theology and Society in an Age of Faith (Farnham, UK and Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2013): The Journal of Theological Studies 2016

01-Feb-2016 ‘Aldred: glossator and book historian’

Chapters

in The Old English Gloss to the Lindisfarne Gospels, ed. Julia Fernández Cuesta and Sara M. Pons-Sanz, Buchreihe der Anglia, 50 (Berlin/Boston: de Gruyter, 2016), pp. 37–59

13-Jan-2016 Kane from Canada

 ed. Mary Kane and Jane Roberts (Tempe, Arizona: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 2016)

03-Aug-2015 New online edition of A Thesaurus of Old English created 2015 by Fraser Dallachy and Brian Aitken, with input from Marc Alexander and Jane Roberts.

Research aids

01-Oct-2014 ‘A Context for the Exeter Book: some suggestions but no conclusions’

Articles

In Aspects of Anglo-Saxon and Medieval England, ed. M. Ogura (Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 2014), pp. 31-48.

01-Sep-2014 ‘Christ III’ , ‘Cynewulf’, ‘Guthlac, St’

Edited Book

 ‘Christ III’ , ‘Cynewulf’, ‘Guthlac, St’, updated entries in The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Anglo-Saxon England, 2nd ed., ed. Michael Lapidge, John Blair, Simon Keynes, and Donald Scragg (Chichester: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, 2014), pp. 107-108, 136-37, 227-28.

01-Sep-2014 Guthlac of Crowland: Celebrating 1300 Years’ in Networks and Neighbours

 ‘Guthlac of Crowland: Celebrating 1300 Years’ in Networks and Neighbours 2.3 (2014), 431-40:
2014 conference report; pdf at http://networksandneighbours.org/index.php/n

01-Jan-2014 ‘Guthlac of Crowland: Celebrating 1300 Years’ in Networks and Neighbours 2.3 (2014), 431-40

Journal articles

01-Jan-2014 Emerging Empires: England and Muscovy in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries (Moscow—London, 2014). ISBN 978-5-88966-096-5

Edited Book

Edited with Emma Volodarskaya

01-Oct-2013 Review: Donald Scragg, A Conspectus of Scribal Hans Writing English, 960-1100

(Publications of the Manchester Centre for Anglo-Saxon studies, 11) Cambridge, Brewer (D. S.) 2012, XXII-94 pp., 6 ill for Speculum 88.4 (Oct 2013), 1165-66 

02-Sep-2013 Proliferating script classifications

Edited Book

 ‘Proliferating script classifications’, in Ex Philologia Lux: Essays in Honour of Leena Kahlas-Tarkka, edited by Jukka Tyrkkö, Olga Timofeeva and Maria Salenius, Mémoires de la Société Néophilologique de Helsinki, Tome XC (Helsinki: Société Néophilologique, 2013), pp. 45–56

02-Sep-2013 Animals and hunting in La?amon’s Brut

Papers

‘Animals and hunting in La3amon’s Brut’, in Studies in Modern English: The Thirtieth Anniversary Publication of the Modern English Association, ed. Ken Nakagawa (Tokyo: Eihosha, 2013), 3-19

02-Sep-2013 Pages from the Past: Medieval Writing Skills and Manuscript Book

Review

M. B. Parkes, Pages from the Past: Medieval Writing Skills and Manuscript Books, ed. P. R. Robinson and Rivkah Zim (Farnham, Surrey, and Burlington, VT: Ashgate Variorum, 2012), Journal of the Early Book Society 15 (2012), 387-91

01-Jul-2013 IV International Conference ‘Language, Culture, and Society in Russian / English Studies

Edited Book

 IV International Conference ‘Language, Culture, and Society in Russian / English Studies’ 22–23 July, 2013 The Proceedings, ed. Jane Roberts and Emma Volodarskaya (London, [2014]), 236 pp. [most editorial work and wrote ‘Introduction’ pp. 6-11]

01-Jun-2013 Reading La3amon's Brut: Approaches and Explorations

Edited Book

Reading La3amon's Brut: Approaches and Explorations. Eds. Rosamund Allen, Jane Roberts and Carole Weinberg. DQR Studies in Literature 52 (Amsterdam/New York: Rodopi, 2013). Pp. XIII, 768.

01-Jun-2013 'Getting La3amon's Brut into Sharper Focus'

Articles

In Reading La3amon's Brut (2013), pp. 443-469.

01-Jan-2013 ‘Animals and hunting in La?amon’s Brut’, in Studies in Modern English: The Thirtieth Anniversary Publication of the Modern English Association, ed. Ken Nakagawa (Tokyo: Eihosha, 2013), 3-19

Articles

01-Jan-2013 ‘Proliferating script classifications’, in Ex Philologia Lux: Essays in Honour of Leena Kahlas-Tarkka, edited by Jukka Tyrkkö, Olga Timofeeva and Maria Salenius, Mémoires de la Société Néophilologique de Helsinki, Tome XC (Helsinki: Société Néophilologique, 2013), pp. 45–56

Articles

01-Jan-2013 Review: Erik Kwakkel, Rosamond McKitterick & Rodney Thomson (eds). Turning over a New Leaf: Change and Development in the Medieval Manuscript. Leiden: Leiden University Press, 2012). 224 p. ill. ISBN: 9789087281557. $45.00; Erik Kwakkel (ed.) Writing in Context: Insular Manuscript Culture 500-1200. Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Book Culture. Leiden: Leiden University Press, 2013. 318 p. ill. ISBN: 9789087281823. $45.00. SHARP News 24.2 (2015), 22-23

Review

02-Sep-2012 The Third Conference ‘Language, Culture, and Society in Russian / English Studies

Edited Book

The Third Conference ‘Language, Culture, and Society in Russian / English Studies’ 9–10 July 2012 The Proceedings, ed. Jane Roberts and Emma Volodarskaya (London, [2013]), 236 pp. [most editorial work and wrote ‘Introduction’ pp. 5-12]

09-Jul-2012 The Third Conference ‘Language, Culture, and Society in Russian / English Studies’ 9–10 July 2012 The Proceedings, ed. Jane Roberts and Emma Volodarskaya (London, [2013]), 236 pp.

Conference papers

01-Jan-2012 M. B. Parkes, Pages from the Past: Medieval Writing Skills and Manuscript Books, ed. P. R. Robinson and Rivkah Zim (Farnham, Surrey, and Burlington, VT: Ashgate Variorum, 2012), Journal of the Early Book Society 15 (2012), 387-91

Review

01-Jan-2012 M. B. Parkes, Pages from the Past: Medieval Writing Skills and Manuscript Books, ed. P. R. Robinson and Rivkah Zim (Farnham, Surrey, and Burlington, VT: Ashgate Variorum, 2012), Journal of the Early Book Society 15 (2012), 387-91

Review

01-Jan-2012 ‘“Consider Lazarus”: A Context for Vercelli Homily VII’

Chapters

in Saints and Scholars. New Perspectives on Anglo-Saxon Literature and Culture in Honour of Hugh Magennis, ed. Stuart McWilliams (Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 2012), pp. 75-86

01-Jan-2012 The Second International Conference ‘Language, Culture and Society in Russian/English Studies’ 25-26 July, 2011. Senate House, University of London (2012).

Edited Book

 NB: Editorial work on this volume and Introduction, pp. 5-13

01-Jan-2012 The Second International Conference ‘Language, Culture and Society in Russian/English Studies’ 25-26 July, 2011. Senate House, University of London (2012).

Edited Book

 NB: Editorial work on this volume and Introduction, pp 5-13

01-Jan-2012 Review: The Cambridge History of the Book in Britain: Volume I (c.400-1100). Ed. RICHARD GAMESON. Pp. 827, ill. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012

Review

in Library & Information History 28.3 (2012), 240-42.

01-Jan-2012 Review: Christine Elsweiler. La?amon’s Brut Between Old English Heroic Poetry and Middle English Romance: A Study of the Lexical Fields ‘Hero’, ‘Warrior’ and ‘Knight’. Münchener Universitätsschriften 35. Frankfurt a.M. etc.: Lang, 2011, xix + 470 pp., 5 tables

Review

in Anglia 130.2 (2012), 293-97

01-Jan-2012 ‘George Kane 1916–2008’

Articles

in Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the British Academy, XI [2012], 420-45

01-Jan-2012 Review: The Cambridge History of the Book in Britain: Volume I (c.400-1100). Ed. RICHARD GAMESON. Pp. 827, ill. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012

Review

in Library & Information History 28.3 (2012), 240-42

01-Jan-2012 Review: Christine Elsweiler. La3amon’s Brut Between Old English Heroic Poetry and Middle English Romance: A Study of the Lexical Fields ‘Hero’, ‘Warrior’ and ‘Knight’. Münchener Universitätsschriften 35. Frankfurt a.M. etc.: Lang, 2011

Anglia 130.2 (2012), 293-97

01-Jan-2012 The Second International Conference ‘Language, Culture and Society in Russian/English Studies’ 25-26 July, 2011. Senate House, University of London (2012)

Edited Book

01-Jan-2011 IV International Conference ‘Language, Culture, and Society in Russian / English Studies’ 22–23 July, 2013 The Proceedings, ed. Jane Roberts and Emma Volodarskaya (London, [2014]), 236 pp.

Edited Book

01-Jan-2011 ‘On giving Scribe B a name and a clutch of London manuscripts written c. 1400’

Medium Ævum 80.2 (2011), 247-70

01-Jan-2011 ‘On the Historical Thesaurus of the Oxford English Dictionary’

Edited Book

International Conference ‘Language, Culture and Society in Russian/English Studies. Senate House, University of London 20-21 July, 2010 (2011), p. 83–96

01-Jan-2011 Introduction

Articles

International Conference ‘Language, Culture and Society in Russian/English Studies. Senate House, University of London 20-21 July, 2010 (2011), p. 83–96

01-Jan-2011 ‘On adding some Old English into the HTOED’

Articles

St Hugh’s Chronicle 2009–2010, Number 83, 53–55

01-Jan-2011 ‘Ældad’s judgement’

Articles

Medieval Chronicle VII, ed. Juliana Dresvina and N. A. Sparks and (Amsterdam-New York: Rodopi, 2011), pp. 115–35

01-Jan-2011 Review: Working with Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts, ed. Gale R. Owen-Crocker

Review

for Speculum 253-55

01-Jan-2011 Review: Joyce Tally Lionarons, The Homiletic Writings of Archbishop Wulfstan. A Critical Study, Anglo-Saxon Studies 7 (Woodbridge, D. S. Brewer: 2010)

Review

01-Jan-2011 ‘Language, Culture and Society in Russian/English Studies'

Edited Book

International Conference ‘Language, Culture and Society in Russian/English Studies. Senate House, University of London 20-21 July, 2010 (2011), p. 83–96

01-Jan-2011 Anglo-Saxon Traces

Edited Book

edited by Jane Roberts and Leslie Webster (Tempe, Arizona: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies) [2011]

01-Jan-2011 ‘Some psalter glosses in their immediate context’

Chapters

Palimpsests and the Literary Imagination of Medieval England, ed. Leo Carruthers, Raeleen Chai-Elsholz and Tatjana Silec (Palgrave) [2011], pp. 78–99

01-Jan-2010 ‘Multi-using materials from the Dictionary of Old English project’

Articles

Florilegium [2011]

01-Jan-2010 The History of the Book in the West 400–1455: 400 AD–1455

Ed. Jane Roberts and Pamela Robinson (Farnham, Surrey: Ashgate, 2010)

01-Jan-2010 ‘An Anglo-Saxon Glossed Psalter’

in Lambeth Palace Library; treasures from the collections of the Archbishops of Canterbury, ed. Richard Palmer (London: Scala Publishers Ltd, 2010), pp. 34–35

01-Jan-2009 Historical Thesaurus of the Oxford English Dictionary

Research aids

01-Jan-2008 ‘A Man “boca gleaw” and His Musings’

Chapters

Studies in Anglo-Saxon Culture Presented to Paul E. Szarmach, edited by Virginia Blanton and Helene Scheck (Tempe: MRTS, 2008) pp. 119-37

01-Jan-2008 'The Finnsburh Fragment, and its Lambeth provenance'

Articles

Notes and Queries (June 2008), 122-24.

01-Jan-2007 'The fates of and in Vercelli Homily XVI: some thoughts'

Chapters

Text, Language and Interpretation: Essays in Honour of Keiko Ikegami , ed. by Yoshiyuki Nakao, Shoko Ono, Naoko Shirai, Kaoru Noji and Masahiko Kanno (Tokyo: The Eihosa Ltd, 2007), 5-18

01-Jan-2007 'A Lancashire lease'

Articles

People and Texts: Relationships in Medieval Literature: Studies presented to Erik Kooper , edited by Thea Summerfield and Keith Busby, Costerus New Series 166 (Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2007), 161-74

01-Jan-2007 Lambeth Palace Library and its Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts, exhibition mounted for the biennial conference of the International Society of Anglo-Saxonists

Edited Book

Lambeth Palace Library and its Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts, exhibition mounted for the biennial conference of the International Society of Anglo-Saxonists, 3 August 2007, ed. by David Ganz and Jane Roberts with Richard Palmer (London, Taderon Press, 2007).

01-Jan-2007 Text, Image, Interpretation: Studies in Anglo-Saxon Literature and its Insular Context in Honour of Éamonn Ó Carragáin

With A. Minnis (eds.) Text, Image, Interpretation: Studies in Anglo-Saxon Literature and its Insular Context in Honour of Éamonn Ó Carragáin. Studies in the Early Middle Ages 18 (Turnhout, Belgium: Brepols, 2007).

01-Jan-2006 'Guthlac of Crowland and the Seals of the Cross'

Chapters

'Guthlac of Crowland and the Seals of the Cross', in The Place of the Cross in Anglo-Saxon England, ed. by Catherine E. Karkov, Sarah Larratt Keefer and Karen Louise Jolly, Manchester Centre for Anglo-Saxon Studies (Cambridge: The Boydell Press, 2006), 113-28.

01-Jan-2006 'Aldred Signs Off from Glossing the Lindisfarne Gospels'

Chapters

Scribes and Texts in Anglo-Saxon England ', ed. Alexander Rumble, Manchester Centre for Anglo-Saxon Studies (Cambridge : D. S. Brewer, 2006), 28-43

01-Jan-2006 'What did Anglo-Saxon seals seal when?'

Chapters

The Power of Words: Essays in Lexicography, Lexicology and Semantics in Honour of Christian J. Kay , edited by Graham D. Caie, Carole Hough and Irené Wotherspoon, Costerus New Series 163 (Amsterdam-New York: Rodopi, 2006), 131-57

01-Jan-2006 'Some Thoughts on the Expression of "crippled" in Old English'

Essays for Joyce Hill on her Sixtieth Birthday , edited by Mary Swan, special issue of Leeds Studies in English New Series 37 (2006), 365-78.

01-Jan-2005 'For Gertie's lunch' (Angela Thirkell as critic)'

Articles

Journal of the Angela Thirkell Society 23 (2005), 16-22.

01-Jan-2005 'Words fail me'

Chapters

Medieval English Language Scholarship. Autobiographies by Representative Scholars in Our Discipline , ed. by Akio Oizumi and Tadao Kubouchi (Hildesheim, Züric, New York : Georg Olms Verlag, 2005), 159-75.

01-Jan-2005 Guide to Scripts Used in English Writings up to 1500

Monographs

Guide to Scripts Used in English Writings up to 1500. (London: British Library Publishing. 2005).

NB: Published by Liverpool University Press, 2015

01-Jan-2005 A Thesaurus of Old English

Research aids

A Thesaurus of Old English (Flora Edmonds, Christian Kay, Jane Roberts, Irené Wotherspoon) can now (2005) be accessed on-line.

01-Jan-2004 Review of The Christian Tradition in Anglo-Saxon England

Review

Review of The Christian Tradition in Anglo-Saxon England, ed. Paul Cavill (Cambridge, 2004) for Journal of Theology

01-Jan-2004 Review of Goscelin of Saint-Bertin. The Hagiography of the Female Saints of Ely

Review

Review of Goscelin of Saint-Bertin. The Hagiography of the Female Saints of Ely, ed. and transl. Rosalind C Love (Oxford, 2004) for Medium AEvum

01-Jan-2004 'Definitions for A New Age'

Articles

Poetica 62 (2004), 53-68 (with Christian Kay).

01-Jan-2004 'The Rich Woman and Her Sealed Letter'

Articles

ANQ 17. 1 (2004), 6-9.

01-Jan-2004 'Definitions for A New Age'

Articles

Poetica 62 (2004), 53-68 (with Christian Kay).

01-Jan-2003 'Hrothgar's "admirable courage"'

Chapters

Unlocking the Wordhoard: Anglo-Saxon Studies in Memory of Edward B. Irving, Jr, ed. by Mark C. Amodio and Katherine O'Brien O'Keeffe (Toronto, Buffalo, London: University of Toronto Press, 2003), 240-51.

01-Jan-2003 Review of Earl R. Anderson, Folk-Taxonomies in Early English

Review

Review of Earl R. Anderson, Folk-Taxonomies in Early English (Madison Teaneck and London: 2003) for Journal of English and Germanic Studies.

01-Jan-2002 La3amon: Contexts, Language, and Interpretation

Edited Book

La3amon: Contexts, Language, and Interpretation (with R.S. Allen and Lucy Perry) London: King's College London Medieval Studies, XIX, 2002.

01-Jan-2002 'Two readings in the Guthlac homily'

Articles

Early Medieval English: Texts and Interpretations, Studies Presented to Donald G. Scragg, ed. by Elaine Treharne and Susan Rosser (Tempe, Arizona: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 2002), 201-9.

01-Jan-2002 'Word Studies on Early English: Contexts for a Thesaurus of Middle English'

Chapters

With Louise Sylvester, in A Changing World of Words. Studies in English Historical Lexicography, Lexicology and Semantics , ed. by Javier E. Díaz Vera (Amsterdam-New York: Rodopi, 2002), 136-59.

01-Jan-2002 'The Thesaurus of Old English: a non-alphabetic lexicographical resource'

Articles

Journal of Philology No. 2 (11) (2002), 48-54

01-Jan-2002 'Some Aspects of Middle English in the Dictionaries'

Articles

Dictionaries 23 (2002), 180-207

01-Jan-2002 'The case of the miraculous hand in the Old English prose life of Guthlac'

Articles

American Notes and Queries (2002), 17-22

01-Jan-2001 'Mixing and matching meanings makes a thesaurus . . .'

Articles

The Grove. Studies on Medieval English Language and Literature 8 (2001), 121-44

01-Jan-2001 'Hagiography and literature: the case of Guthlac of Crowland'

Chapters

Mercia: An Anglo-Saxon Kingdom in Europe , ed. by Michelle P. Brown and Carol A. Farr (London and New York: Leicester University Press, 2001), 69-86.

01-Jan-2001 Anglo-Saxons and the North. Essays Reflecting the Theme of the 10th Meeting of the Internatinal Society of Anglo-Saxonists in Helsinki

Edited Book

Anglo-Saxons and the North. Essays Reflecting the Theme of the 10th Meeting of the Internatinal Society of Anglo-Saxonists in Helsinki, August, 2001 , ed. by Matti Kilpio, Leena Kahlas-Tarkka, Jane Roberts and Olga Timofeeva

01-Jan-2000 Essays on Anglo-Saxon and Related Themes in Memory of Lynne Grundy

Edited Book

Essays on Anglo-Saxon and Related Themes in Memory of Lynne Grundy (Jane Roberts and Janet L. Nelson) London: King's College London Medieval Studies, XVII, 2000.

01-Jan-2000 A Thesaurus of Old English

Roberts, Jane and Christian Kay with Lynne Grundy. 1995. Second edition, 2000. Amsterdam: Rodopi.

01-Jan-2000 'OE to eME: Looking forward from the Thesaurus of Old English '

Roberts and Nelson (2000), 435-54

01-Jan-2000 'The English Saints Remembered in Old English Anonymous Homilies'

Chapters

Old English Prose Basic Readings , ed. by Paul E. Szarmach (New York and London: Garland Publishing Inc., 2000), 433-61.

01-Jan-2000 'robbares and reuares þat ryche men despoilen'

Chapters

Placing Middle English in Context, ed. Irma Taavitsainen, Terttu Nevalainen, Päivi Pahta and Matti Rissanen, The Hague: Mouton de Gruyter (2000), 235-55.

01-Jan-2000 'The Old English Vocabulary of Nobility'

Chapters

Nobles and Nobility, ed. by Anne J. Duggan (Cambridge: Boydell and Brewer, 2000), 69-84.

01-Jan-2000 'Two Notes on La3 amon's Brut '

Chapters

New Perspectives on Middle English Texts: a Festschrift for Ronald Waldron , ed. Susan Powell & Jeremy J. Smith, Cambridge: Boydell and Brewer, 2000), 75-85.

01-Jan-2000 'A Thesaurus of Old English'

Papers

Lexicology, Semantics and Lexicography in English Historical Linguistics: Selected Papers from the Fourth G.L. Brook Symposium, ed. by Julie Coleman & C.J. Kay, Amsterday: Benjamins 2000), 234-35.

01-Jan-2000 Middle English Word Studies: A Word and Author Index

Monographs

Middle English Word Studies: A Word and Author Index (with Louise Sylvester) (Cambridge: Boydell and Brewer, 2000)

01-Jan-2000 'Some relationships between the Dream of the Rood and the Ruthwell Cross'

Studies in Medieval English Language and Literature 15 (2000), 1-25

01-Jan-2000 'The Historical Thesaurus as a Tool for Medievalists'

Articles

Studies in Modern English 16 (2000), 1-23

01-Dec-1999 ‘Christ III’ , ‘Cynewulf’, ‘Guthlac, St’, updated entries in The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Anglo-Saxon England, 2nd ed., ed. Michael Lapidge, John Blair, Simon Keynes, and Donald Scragg (Chichester: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, 2014), pp. 107-108, 136-37, 227-28.

Research aids

01-Jan-1999 'Eonde or Ende ? A Queer Kind of a Horse'

Papers

Text and Gloss. Studies in Insular Learning and Literature Presented to Joseph Donovan Pheifer , ed. Helen Conrad O'Briain, Anne Marie D'Arcy & John Scattergood (Dublin: Four Courts Press, 1999), 59-65

01-Jan-1998 'Anglo-Saxon translation: some wise wealhstodas '

Articles

Quaderni di Libri e Riviste d'Italia 35 (1998), 9-38

01-Jan-1998 'On the Thesaurus of Old English'

Articles

Medieval English Studies Newsletter 39 (1998), 8-21

01-Jan-1998 'A Thesaurus of Old English : one snapshot of a vanished world'

Articles

NOWELE 33 (1998), 133-53 [1994 informal paper updated]

01-Jan-1997 'Shapes in the Landscape: Some Words'

Chapters

Names, Places and People. An Onomastic Miscellany in Memory of John McNeal Dodgson , ed. A. R. Rumble & A. D. Mills (Paul Watkins, Stamford: 1997), 96-110 (with Lynne Grundy)

01-Jan-1997 'Fela martyra "many martyrs": a Different View of Orosius's City'

Chapters

Alfred the Wise ed. Roberts, Nelson and Godden (D.S.Brewer, Cambridge 1997), 155-78

01-Jan-1997 'A Thesaurus of Old English '

Papers

Dictionaries of Medieval Germanic Languages. A Survey of Current Lexicographical Projects , ed. K. H. van Dalen-Oskam, K. A. C. Depuydt, W. J. J. Pijnenburg and T. H. Schoonheim (1997), 31-40 (with C. Kay)

01-Jan-1997 'A Thesaurus of Middle English'

Papers

Dictionaries of Medieval Germanic Languages. A Survey of Current Lexicographical Projects , ed. K. H. van Dalen-Oskam, K. A. C. Depuydt, W. J. J. Pijnenburg and T. H. Schoonheim (1997), 41-45 (with L. Sylvester)

01-Jan-1997 Alfred the Wise

Edited Book

Alfred the Wise (with Janet L. Nelson) Cambridge: D.S.Brewer, 1997.

01-Jan-1996 'La h amon's Plain Words'

Chapters

Middle English Miscellany , ed. by J. Fisiak (Motivax, Poznan 1996), 107-22.

01-Jan-1995 'Diachrony and Synchrony: A Comparative Study of the Opening Paragraphs from Jane Eyre and Wide Sargasso Sea '

Articles

Anglistik 6:2 (1995) 64-74 (with Q. S. Tong)

01-Jan-1994 'Some reflections on the Metre of Christ III'

Chapters

From Anglo-Saxon to Early Middle English: Studies presented to E.G.Stanley , ed. Malcolm Godden, Douglas Gray, Terry Hoad (Clarendon Press Oxford, 1994), 33-59

01-Jan-1994 'A preliminary note on British Library, Cotton MS Caligula A. ix'

Chapters

Françoise Le Saux (ed.) Text & Tradition of Layamon's 'Brut' (Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1994), 1-14.

01-Jan-1993 'Old English Thesaurus: Progress and plans'

Chapters

Corpora across the Centuries. Proceedings of the First International Colloquium on English Diachronic Corpora. Ed. by M.Kytö, M.Rissanen and S.Wright (1993), pp. 155-61

01-Jan-1993 A Palaeographer's View : the selected writings of Julian

Edited Book

A Palaeographer's View : the selected writings of Julian Brown (with Janet Bately and Michelle P. Brown) London: Harvey Miller Publishers, 1993.

01-Jan-1992 'Anglo-Saxon Vocabulary as a reflection of material culture'

Chapters

The Age of Sutton Hoo, ed. Martin Carver (The Boydell Press, Woodbridge, 1992), pp.185-202

01-Jan-1992 'A wild goose's portrait of his country'

Articles

Irish University Review 22 (1992), 305-18

01-Jan-1991 'Henryson's Orpheus and Eurydice and the "Knight's Tale"'

Chaucer and the Fifteenth Century, ed. Julia Boffey & Janet Cowen, King's College London Medieval Studies, V, 1991, pp. 103-21

01-Jan-1990 'Guthlac A 624: lege biscencte '

Articles

Notes and Queries 235 (1990), 264-65

01-Jan-1989 'More about milde as a royal honorific'

Articles

Notes and Queries 234 (1989), 299-300 (with D.B. Tyson)

01-Jan-1988 'Guthlac A : Sources and Source Hunting'

Chapters

Medieval Studies presented to George Kane ed. E.D. Kennedy, R.A. Waldron and J.S. Wittig (1988), 1-18

01-Jan-1986 'The Old English prose translation of Felix's Vita Sancti Guthlaci '

Chapters

Studies in Earlier Old English Prose , ed. by Paul Szarmach (1986), 363-79

01-Jan-1985 'A Preliminary "Heaven" Index for Old English'

Articles

Sources and Relations: Studies in Honour of J.E.Cross , Leeds Studies in English NS 16 (1985), 208-19

01-Jan-1985 'Some Problems of a Thesaurus Maker'

Articles

Problems of Old English Lexicography: Studies in Memory of Angus Cameron , Eichstätter Beiträge 15 (1985), 229-43

01-Jan-1982 'ðe hit riht ne wæs : Maldon 189b'

Articles

Notes and Queries 226 (1982), 106

01-Jan-1982 'The English Historical Thesarus'

Articles

nottingham linguistic circular 11 (1982), 20-28

01-Jan-1982 'The English Historical Thesarus'

Articles

nottingham linguistic circular 11 (1982), 20-28

01-Jan-1980 'Old English un -"very" and Unferth'

Articles

English Studies 61 (1980), 282-92

01-Jan-1979 The Guthlac Poems of the Exeter Book

Monographs

The Guthlac Poems of the Exeter Book , Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1979

01-Jan-1977 'St Bartholomew's Day: A Problem Resolved?'

Articles

Medium Ævum 46 (1977), 16-19

01-Jan-1973 'Guthlac A, B, and C?'

Articles

Medium Ævum 42 (1973), 43-46

01-Jan-1971 'A Metrical Examination of the poems Guthlac A and Guthlac B '

Articles

Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy 71.C.4 (1971), 91-137

01-Jan-1970 'Traces of Unhistorical Gender Congruence in a late Old English Manuscript'

Articles

English Studies 51 (1970), 30-47

01-Jan-1970 'An Inventory of early Guthlac materials'

Articles

Mediaeval Studies 32 (1970), 193-233

01-Jan-1968 'St Bertellin of Stafford'

Articles

The Downside Review 86 (1968), 56-67

01-Jan-1967 'Hamlet , III.ii.146'

Articles

Review of English Studies , n.s . 18 (1967), 40-45

01-Jan-1967 '"SCIRWERED": Beowulf 496a'

Articles

Notes and Queries 212 (1967), 204-5

01-Jan-1963 'Evidences for witchcraft in Anglo-Saxon England'

Articles

Medium Ævum 32 (1963), 99-116

Relevant Events

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Date Details
23-Jul-2015 Guthlac in Image and Text

 2015 Harlaxton Symposium - 'Saints and their Cults in the Middle Ages'

03-Sep-2014 Some Early English Vernacular Writings in Lambeth Palace Library

 Lambeth Palace, IES-Keio Joint International Conference: Old and Middle English Studies; Texts and Sources

05-Aug-2014 On peoples and places named in the Old English translation of the Vita S. Guthlac

 Language, Culture and Society in Russian/English Studies, University of London, School of Advanced Studies

10-Apr-2014 Introduction: Saint Guthlac, his legend and Crowland Abbey

 10 April 2014 ‘Introduction: Saint Guthlac, his legend and Crowland Abbey’, at Guthlac of Crowland: A Celebration of 1300 Years, 10-11 April, IES/IHR conference organized with Alan Thacker, in IES.

28-Mar-2014 Reading and mapping: metaphor soup

 28 March 2014 ‘c’, 28 March 2014 ‘Reading and mapping: metaphor soup’, at Mapping Metaphor Colloquium, 28-29 March, University Of Glasgow.at Mapping Metaphor Colloquium, 28-29 March, University Of Glasgow.

26-Sep-2013 Language, Culture and Society

 26-29 September attended the Seventh International Scientific Conference « Language, Culture and Society », Moscow RAS ; gave paper in plenary session 26th September ‘Some Anglo-Saxon Psalters and their Glosses’; also chaired an afternoon session ; and read paper for Dr Mary Coghill, who was unfortunately unable to attend.

16-Sep-2013 DigiPal Symposium

16 September attended 2013 DigiPal Symposium at King’s College London: co-chaired final round table discussion with Marc Smith (École Nationale des Chartes)

22-Jul-2013 Fourth International Conference: Language, Culture and Society in Russian/English Studies

Co-organiser. Institute of English Studies, Senate House, London (22-23 July 2013)

15-Jul-2013 International Association of University Professors of English

Organised and chaired two sessions on Old English Language and Literature. Tsinghua University, Beijing (15-20 July 2013)

13-Jul-2013 'A Context for the Exeter Book: Some Suggestions but No Conclusions'

Medieval Symposium, Beijing Foreign Studies University (12-15 July, 2013)

09-May-2013 'Fifteen Shades of Gloss and the Anglo-Saxon Psalter'

Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Trinity College Dublin

13-Apr-2013 'Vernacular Script: Some Constants?'

University College London, 'Stasis in the Medieval World' (13-14 April, 2013)

01-Jan-2012 ‘Aldred: context and ambitions’

18 April, at Lindisfarne Gospels Gloss conference at University of Westminster

01-Jan-2009 ‘A context for the Exeter Book: some suggestions but no conclusions’

20 June, at LOMERS Exeter Book conference, Senate House, UL

01-Jan-2009 'Guthlac of Crowland, a Saint for Middle England'

Fursey Occasional Paper Number 3 (East Harling, Norfolk: Fursey Pilgrims, 2009)

01-Jan-2009 'On the disappearance of Old English'

The Kemble Lectures on Anglo-Saxon Studies 2005-2008 , ed. Alice Jorgensen, Helen Conrad O'Briain and John Scattergood (Dublin : School of English, Trinity College, Dublin, 2009), 12-44

01-Jan-2008 ‘Some psalter glosses in their immediate context’

26 March, at CEMA (Sorbonne) conference colloque in honour of Professor André Crépin

01-Jan-2004 'Proliferating Classifications'

'Proliferating Classifications', SELIM conference (Seville, October 2004)

01-Jan-2004 Seminar in Honour of Professor Ian Kirby

Seminar in Honour of Professor Ian Kirby, (Lausanne, March 2004)

01-Jan-2004 Second International Conference on Historical Lexicography and Lexicology

Second International Conference on Historical Lexicography and Lexicology (ICHLL-2), UNiversity of Milan (June 2004)

01-Jan-1999 On the development of an Old English Literary Tradition

London: King's College, 1999

01-Jan-1900 'Getting a Sharper Focus: words and meaning in Lahamon's Brut'

'Getting a Sharper Focus: words and meaning in Lahamon's Brut', Lahamon Conference (Brown University)

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