• Fore ðære mærðe mod astige: two new perspectives on the Old English Gifts of men 

    Updegraff, Derek (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2008)
    The Old English poem The Gifts of Men has received little attention in contemporary scholarship, and when it has been referenced in recent decades, the primary trend has been to comment on its unique structure and position ...
  • Style and structure, politics, and preaching : 

    Updegraff, Derek (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2013)
    This dissertation centers on selected works of the late Anglo-Saxon author Ælfric of Eynsham. The purpose of the project is to refine our understanding of structural patterning within Ælfric's alliterative works and to ...