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    • Material literature in Anglo-Saxon poetry 

      Schubert, Layla A. Olin, 1975- (University of Oregon, 2010-06)
      The scattered instances depicting material literature in Anglo-Saxon poetry should be regarded as a group. This phenomenon occurs in Beowulf, The Dream of the Rood, and The Husband's Message. Comparative examples of material ...
    • Persistent Mythologies: A Cognitive Approach to Beowulf and the Pagan Question 

      Luttrell, Eric G. (University of Oregon, 2011-09)
      This dissertation employs recent developments in the cognitive sciences to explicate competing social and religious undercurrents in Beowulf. An enduring scholarly debate has attributed the poem's origins to, variously, ...