Table of contents for The shock of medievalism / Kathleen Biddick.

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                  Introduction 1

                Sounds of Silence

     Gothic Ornament and Sartorial Peasants 19

       English America: Worth Dying For? 58

Bede's Blush: Postcards from Bali, Bombay, Palo Alto 83

              Works of Mourning

    The Devil's Anal Eye: Inquisitorial Optics and
           Ethnographic Authority 105

      Genders, Bodies, Borders: Technologies of
                 the Visible 135

                 Virtual Loops

    Humanist History and the Haunting of Virtual
       Technologies: Problems of Memory and
               Rememoration 165

  Stranded Histories: Allegories of Artificial Life 185


Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Civilization, Medieval Study and teaching, Literature, Medieval History and criticism, Medievalism