Professor Vincent Gillespie: List of publications

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Seek, Suffer and Trust: Ese and Disese in Julian of Norwich

Ethice subponitur? The Imaginative Syllogism and the Idea of the Poetic

The Nearly Man: 'Saint' Richard Rolle and his Textual Cult

The Songs of the Threshold: Enargeia and the Psalter

Middle English religious writing in practice. Texts, readers, and transformations. Edited by Nicole R. Rice. (Late Medieval and Early Modern Studies, 21.) Pp. ix + 280 incl. 2 figs. Turnhout: Brepols, 2013. €75. 978 2 503 54102 0

A Companion to the Early Printed Book in Britain, 1476-1558

Dame Study’s Anatomical Curse: A Scatological Parody?

Humanism and Printing

The Senses in Literature: The Textures of Perception

MICHELLE KARNES. Imagination, Meditation and Cognition in the Middle Ages.


Editing and Correcting

Fatherless Books: Authorship, Attribution and Orthodoxy in Later Medieval England

Probable Truth: Editing Medieval Texts from Britain in the Twenty-first Century

Sacerdotis predicacio operibus confirmanda est: The Martiloge of the Syon Brethren

"Venus in Sackcloth”: the Digby Mary Magdalene and Wisdom fragment

Colours of Contemplation: Less Light on Julian of Norwich


1412-1534: Culture and History


The Cambridge Companion to Medieval English Mysticism

After Arundel: Religious Writing in Fifteenth-Century England

Chichele's Church: Vernacular Theology after Thomas Arundel

Dead Still/Still Dead

Looking in Holy Books Essays on Late Medieval Religious Writing in England

Meat, Metaphor and Mysticism: Cooking the Books in The Doctrine of the Heart


Syon and the English Market for Continental Printed Books: The Incunable Phrase

VERONICA O'MARA and SUZANNE PAUL (eds). A Repertorium of Middle English Prose Sermons.

Lady Margaret Beaufort

Religious Writing

"[S]he Do the Police in Different Voices": Pastiche, Ventriloquism and Parody in Julian of Norwich


Chapter and Worse: An Episode in the Regional Transmission of the Speculum Christiani

Lunatics, Lovers and Poets: Some Compact Imaginations in Chaucer and Medieval Literary Theory

The Haunted Text: Reflections in The Mirrour to Deuote Peple

Vernacular Theology

The Haunted Text: Reflections in The Mirrour to Deuote Peple

Moral and Penitential Lyrics

Syon and the English Market for Continental Printed Books: The Incunable Phase

The Mole in the Vineyard: Wyclif at Syon in the Fifteenth Century

The Study of Classical and Secular Authors from the Twelfth Century to c. 1450

'With Mekeness Aske Perseverantly...': On Reading Julian of Norwich

Anonymous Devotional Writings

Hid Diuinite: The Spirituality of the English Syon Brethren

We shall be changed


Syon and the New Learning

Walter Hilton at Syon Abbey

Harold Pinter

Syon Abbey

Jeremy Griffiths

The Book and the Brotherhood: Reflections on the Lost Library of Syon Abbey

The English Medieval Book Studies in Memory of Jeremy Griffiths

The Twentieth Century. Introduction: Drama

Dial M for Mystic: Mystical Texts in the Library of Syon Abbey and the Spirituality of the Syon Brethren

Justification by Faith: Skelton's Replycacion

Medieval Hypertext: Image and Text from York Minster

The English Curriculum Diversity and Standards

Never Look a Gift Horace in the Mouth: Affective Poetics in the Middle Ages

Thy Will Be Done: Piers Plowman and the Pater Noster

Postcards from the Edge: Interpreting the Ineffable in the Middle English Mystics

The Apophatic Image: The Poetics of Effacement in Julian of Norwich

Idols and Images: Pastoral Adaptations of The Scale of Perfection

Vernacular Books of Religion

Cura Pastoralis in Deserto

The Evolution of the Speculum Christiani

Strange Images of Death: The Passion in Later Medieval English Devotional and Mystical Writing

Lukynge in haly bukes: Lectio in some Late Medieval Spiritual Miscellanies

A Syon Manuscript Reconsidered

The Cibus Anime Book 3: A Guide for Contemplatives

Was Mechtild of Hackeborn's Booke of Gostlye Grace translated from Middle Dutch? Some Observations

Mystic's Foot: Rolle and Affectivity

Justification by Good Works: Skelton's The Garland of Laurel

Doctrina and Predicacio: The Design and Function of some Pastoral Manuals

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