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By Eileen A. Joy, Myra J. Seaman, Kimberly Bell, Mary K. Ramsey, Michael Uebel

 The essays gathered during this quantity show that, whilst convinced medieval and modern cultural texts are positioned along one another, corresponding to a fourteenth-century penitential instruction manual and the truth tv convey Survivor, they display convinced mentalities and social stipulations that persist over lengthy intervals of time. a number of of the essays deal with brazenly political matters, comparable to political torture and suicide terrorism, whereas different essays attend to many of the ways that yes “real-life” fictions and cultural entertainments have consistently overdetermined our knowing of historical past, our present second, and ourselves.

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47. During, “Introduction,” p. 15. 48. During, “Introduction,” p. 17. 49. During, “Introduction,” p. 26. 50. During, “Introduction,” pp. 25 and 28. 20 EI L E E N A . JOY A N D M Y R A J. SE A M A N 51. ” in The Practice of Cultural Analysis: Exposing Interdisciplinary Interpretation, ed. Mieke Bal and Hent de Vries (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1999), p. 337 [335–47]. 52. ” p. 338. 53. ” p. 345. 54. Paul Strohm, Theory and the Premodern Text (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2003), p.

5. For Cohen’s further thinking on the issue of temporality and medieval studies, see also Chapter 1, “Time’s Machines,” in his book Medieval Identity Machines (Minnesota: University of Minneapolis Press, 2003). 43. See Jeffrey Jerome Cohen, “Preface: In a Time of Monsters,” in Cohen, Monster Theory, p. ix [vii–xiii]. 44. ” Social Text 16 (1986–87): 62 [38–80]. 45. Simon During, “Introduction,” in The Cultural Studies Reader, ed. Simon During, 2nd edn. (London and New York: Routledge, 1999), pp.

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