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Frantzen, Allen J.


FRANTZEN, Allen J. American, b. 1947. Genres: Gay and lesbian issues, Intellectual history, Literary criticism and history. Career: Oberlin College, Ohio, assistant professor of English, 1976-78; Loyola University of Chicago, assistant professor, 1978-82, associate professor, 1983-88, director, Graduate Progs. in English, 1984-89, professor of English, 1988-. Publications: The Literature of Penance in Anglo-Saxon England, 1983; King Alfred, 1986; Desire for Origins: New Languages, Old English, and Teaching the Tradition, 1990; Speaking Two Languages: Traditional Disciplines and Contemporary Theory in Medieval Studies, 1991; Troilus and Criseyde: The Poem and the Frame, 1993; Before the Closet: Same-Sex Love from Beowulf to Angels in America, 1998; Bloody Good: Chivalry, Sacrifice, and the Great War, 2003. Address: Dept. of English, Loyola University of Chicago, 6525 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60626, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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