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St. Norbert College Professor Publishes New Book

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From St. Norbert College, August 19, 2016
by Mike Counter,, 920-403-3089

E.L. Risden, professor of English at St. Norbert College, has published "Narrative Subversion in Medieval Literature." (2016- McFarland Publishers)

This book focuses on medieval literature and explores how narrative subversion works in such well known stories as "Beowulf," "Piers Plowman," "Le Morte D'Arthur," "The Canterbury Tales," "Troylus and Criseyde," "Völuspá" and other Old Norse sagas, Grail quest romances.

For more information, go to the publisher's description page at

E.L.Risden has published books and essays on medieval and renaissance studies as well as poetry and fiction.

He is sought after as a reviewer of scholarly books and articles and as a speaker for literary conferences.

Risden joined the faculty at St. Norbert College in 1990.

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