04 February, 2016

Julie Chappelle on New Crops from Old Fields: Eight Medievalist Poets

Julie Chappelle just reviewed a fascinating creative contribution to the field of medievalism, Oz Hardwick's edition, New Crops from Old Fields, which contains poems by eight medievalists. You can read the review at Medievally Speaking.

Through their introductions and poetic offerings, the eight medievalist poets gathered in this volume reflect upon the sacred and the profane in the physical and spiritual remnants of the medieval world so important to their lives and work, and, as Jane Chance notes about her own poetry, the poems they tender uncover “the Naked truth inside” each poet….