Title Background

A Response to Wendy Scase On Langland and Literacy

A Response to Wendy Scase On Langland and Literacy

Questions the degree to which PPl shows a distrust of literate culture. Imaginatif’s defense of clergy, Piers’s employment of Latin against the priest, and the accommodation of Latin quotations to alliterative verse all assert the legitimacy of Latinity and literacy.

Volume

YLS 10 (1996): 189-91.

Cross Reference

32402

Author

White, Hugh