• Literature & Literary Studies
      September 2019

      Introducing the Medieval Dragon

      by Thomas Honegger

      It is the aim of this short study to explore the characteristics of the medieval dragon, to describe its pedigree in antiquity and beyond, to discuss the different and sometimes differing views on the dragon in the relevant medieval text types –

    • June 2014

      Gottes Werk und Adams Beitrag

      Formen der Interaktion zwischen Mensch und Gott im Mittelalter

      by Thomas Honegger, Gerlinde Huber-Rebenich, Volker Leppin

      The volume launches the new series of the Medievalists' Society. It focuses on the relationship between Man and God. Issues include the interrelationship of God's image and the image of man, the Creator and His creature, andthe differences between divine

    • April 2004

      Riddles, Knights and Cross-dressing Saints

      Essays on Medieval English Language and Literature

      by Thomas Honegger

      This volume comprises selected papers of SEM IV & V (Studientag Englisches Mittelalter), held at Potsdam in 2002 & 2003, and provides a representative cross-section of topics in the field of English medieval studies in Germany and Switzerland. The

    • February 2008

      Clerks, Wives and Historians

      Essays on Medieval English Language and Literature

      by Winfried Rudolf, Thomas Honegger, Andrew James Johnston

      This volume comprises selected papers of SEM VI to VIII (Studientage Englisches Mittelalter), held at Jena, Bochum, and Zurich between 2004 and 2007. It presents a representative cross-section of topics in the field of English medieval studies in Germany

    • August 2009

      Good Dragons are Rare

      An Inquiry into Literary Dragons East and West

      by Fanfan Chen, Thomas Honegger

      Dragons are a universal phenomenon and have fascinated humans since the dawn of time. Yet whereas we have numerous studies into the origins of these fantastic creatures, there have been very few attempts at discussing their appearance, function and develo

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