medieval literature


TRB Podcast: Richard Firth Green’s “Elf Queens and Holy Friars”


Reviewed by Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer: On April 26, 2012, The University of Toronto hosted Richard Firth Green as the keynote speaker of the 4th annual Canada Chaucer Seminar. Green gave a brilliant speech from a forthcoming book on the topic of “Elf Queens and Holy Friars,” arguing for a medieval belief in fairies across class boundaries. Richard Firth Green was described by his introducers, Fiona...