Ceræ: Table of Contents

The following Table of Contents is a little different to conventional journals’ Tables of Contents, as below you will be able to find individual links to all of our published articles and reviews listed in reverse chronological order in a single location. If you wish to navigate our journal using the OJS site, the OJS Home page for Ceræ is accessible here.

Details about the Editorial Committee for each volume can be found here.

Volume 6 (2019): Landscapes

The call for papers is currently open. For further information on the theme of Volume 6, please refer to the CFP here; for information on the submission process, please refer to the OJS link here.

Non-Themed articles may be submitted at any time of the year; please contact the Volume 6 Editors for further details.

If you would like to submit a review, please contact the Review Editors.

Volume 5 (2018): Representations and Recollections of Empire

This volume is currently in production.

Volume 4 (2017): Influence and Appropriation

Editor’s Preface

Themed Articles

Jocelyn Hargrave: Aphra Behn: Cultural Translator and Editorial Intermediary

Jenny Smith: Necessary Abuse: The Mirror as Metaphor in the Sixteenth Century

Non-Themed Articles

Imogen Volkofsky: Signs of Prayer in The Dream of the Rood


Cynthia Cruz: Review: Elf Queens and Holy Friars: Fairy Beliefs and the Medieval Church

Christine Edwards: Review: Shakespeare’s Settings and a Sense of Place

Matthew Firth: Review: Danes in Wessex: The Scandinavian Impact on Southern England c. 800–c. 1000

Matthew Firth: Review: The Church at War: The Military Activities of Bishops, Abbots and Other Clergy in England, c. 900–1200

David W. Kim: Review: Texts, Practices, and Groups: Multidisciplinary Approaches to the History of Jesus’ Followers in the First Two Centuries

David W. Kim: Review: The Invention of Peter: Apostolic Discourse and Papal Authority in Late Antiquity

Sarah B. Lynch: Review: Teaching and Learning in Medieval Europe: Essays in Honour of Gernot R. Wieland

Francesca Petrizzo: Review: Remembering the Crusades and Crusading

Francesca Petrizzo: Review: Royal Bastards: The Birth of Illegitimacy, 800-1230

Charles Roe: Review: The Middle English Bible: A Reassessment

Stephanie Thomson: Review: Women and Epistolary Agency in Early Modern Culture, 1450–1690

Brendan Walsh: Review: The Integrated Self: Augustine, the Bible, and Ancient Thought

Elizabeth M. Wawrzyniak: Review: The Knight, the Cross, and the Song: Crusade Propaganda and Chivalric Literature, 1100-1400

Pelia Werth: Review: Clare of Assisi and the Thirteenth-Century Church: Religious Women, Rules, and Resistance

Derek R. Whaley: Review: The Capetian Century, 1214–1314

Volume 3 (2016): Words, Signs, and Feelings

Themed Articles

Adele Kudish: John Lyly’s Anatomy of Wit as an Example of Early Modern Psychological Fiction

Lisa Tagliaferri: ‘A Gentlewoman of the Courte’: Introducing and Translating the Court Lady

Anastasia Aleksandrovna Preobrazhenskaya: ‘Cast Thy Burden upon the Lord, and He Shall Sustain Thee’: Consolatory Letter-practices at the Muscovy Tzar Court (second half of the seventeenth century)

Non-Themed Articles

Matthew Firth: Allegories of Sight: Blinding and Power in Late Anglo-Saxon England

Jesús Rodríguez Viejo: Royal manuscript patronage in late Ducal Normandy? A context for the female patron portrait of the “Fecamp Psalter” (c. 1180)

Kendra Preston Leonard: Listening to the Gaoler’s Daughter

Alessandra Petrocchi: Mercantile Arithmetic in Renaissance Italy: A Translation and Study of a Vernacular Abbaco Work


Melissa Tu: Review: Henry the Liberal Count of Champagne, 1127–1181

Grace Catherine Greiner: Review: Medieval Afterlives in Contemporary Culture

John Edmund Latham: Review: By Steppe, Desert and Ocean: The Birth of Eurasia

Marcus Harmes: Review: Vikings in the South: Voyages to Iberia and the Mediterranean

Emily Keyes: Review: Conquerors, Brides, and Concubines: Interfaith Relations and Social Power in Medieval Iberia

Tara Auty: Review: Machiavelli’s Legacy: The Prince After Five Hundred Years

David W. Kim: Review: The Corporeal Imagination: Signifying the Holy in Late Ancient Christianity

Stephen Basedo: Review: Negotiating the Political in Northern European Urban Society, c.1400–c.1600

Stephanie Hathaway: Review: Translating Clergie: Status, Education, and Salvation in Thirteenth-Century Vernacular Texts

Trevor Russell Smith: Review: The Prose Brut and Other Late Medieval Chronicles. Books Have Their Histories: Essays in Honour of Lister M. Matheson

Melanie Cooper: Review: Rococo Echo: Art, History and Historiography from Cochin to Coppola

Jeffrey Neil Weiner: Review: Queer Philologies: Sex, Language, and Affect in Shakespeare’s Time

Stephanie Hathaway: Review: Nibelungen . Heimsuchung

Volume 2 (2015): Transitions, Fractures, and Fragments

Editor’s Preface

Themed Articles

Emily Cock: ‘Nonsence is Rebellion’: John Taylor’s Nonsence upon Sence, or Sence, upon Nonsence (1651–1654) and the English Civil War

Marina Gerzic: When Dylan Met the Bard: Fragments of Screen (Sound) in Michael Almereyda’s Hamlet

Non-Themed Articles

Richard Firth-Godbehere: For ‘Physitians of the Soule’: The roles of ‘flight’ and ‘hatred of abomination’ in Thomas Wright’s The Passions of the Minde in Generall

Michael Edward Stewart: The Andreios Eunuch-Commander Narses: Sign of a Decoupling of Martial Virtues and Masculinity in the Early Byzantine Empire?

Kathrin Bartha: Grotesque Encounters: Reading Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice along the Principles of the Sublime, Beautiful and Grotesque

Sheilagh Ilona O’Brien: A ‘Divellish’ Woman Discovered: The Witch of Newbury, 1643

Alana Bennett: ‘For musike meueþ affecciouns’: Interpreting Harp Performance in Medieval Romance


Ruth M. Oldman: Review: Brepola Periodica and Miscellanea Online

Marina Gerzic: Review: Small-Screen Shakespeare

Stephanie Hathaway: Review: The Books and the Life of Judith of Flanders

Vanessa Wright: Review: Sexual Culture in the Literature of Medieval Britain

Alana Bennett: Review: Middle English Texts in Transition: A Festschrift dedicated to Toshiyuki Takamiya on his 70th birthday

Kelly Midgley: Review: Before Orientalism: Asian Peoples and Cultures in European Travel Writing, 1245-1510

Volume 1 (2014): Emotions in History

Editor’s Preface


Sarah Antinora: Please Let This Be Much Ado about Nothing: ‘Kill Claudio’ and the Laughter of Release

Andrea Brady: The Physics of Melting in Early Modern Love Poetry

Christine Edwards: ‘In No Respect Can Contraries be True’: Passion and Reason in Marlowe’s Edward II

Hannah Lane: ‘L’orage des passions’: Expressing Emotion on the Eighteenth-Century French Single-action Harp

Kate McGrath: Peasant Anger and Violence in the Writings of Orderic Vitalis

Laura Saxton: ‘There is more to the story than this, of course’: Character and Affect in Philippa Gregory’s The White Queen

David Thorley: The Melancholy of Henry More


Marcus Harmes: Review: Broadside Ballads Online

Michael Ovens: Review: Wiktenauer

Jane-Anne Denison: Review: Thomas Meyer’s Beowulf

Melissa Michele Russell: Review: Nothing Natural is Shameful: Sodomy and Science in Late Medieval Europe

Mark Neuendorf: Review: Emotions and Health, 1200-1700

Alana Bennett: Review: Blind Impressions: Methods and Mythologies in Book History

Kelly Midgley: Review: Writing and Reading in Medieval Manuscript Culture

Brid Mary Phillips: Review: Emotional Excess on the Shakespearean Stage: Passion’s Slaves

James L. Smith: Review: The Book of Nature and Humanity in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance

Deborah Seiler: Review: Friendship and Social Networks in Scandinavia, c.1000-1800

Hilary Jane Locke: Review: Shame and Honour: A Vulgar History of the Order of the Garter

Feature image: Matt Firth, 2016, from LPL MS 149 f. 141r.

All articles and reviews published by Ceræ: An Australasian Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies are published under a CC BY-NC-ND license, unless otherwise specified.


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