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Name: Kristin  Lynn  Cole
Institution: Pennsylvania State University
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State and/or Country: PA
Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Ling & Literature
Specialty: Metrics
Subject Language(s): English, Middle
Selected Publications: Published:
The Destruction of Troy’s Different Rules: The Alliterative Revival and the Alliterative Tradition.” Journal of English and Germanic Philology. Vol. 109 (2): April 2010.

“Chaucer’s Metrical Landscape.” Proceedings from Chaucer at Galway. Editors John Scattergood, Cliodhna
Carney, and Frances McCormack. Dublin, Four Courts Press.

In Progress:
Middle English Alliterative Meters. (book)
“William of Palerne and the Beginning of the Alliterative Revival.” (article)
“The Alliterating Harley Lyrics and Fourteenth-Century English Poetry.” (article)
Courses Taught: Upper level:
History of the English Language, Chaucer, Shakespeare, Rhetoric in Theory and Practice

Lower level:
Introduction to Poetry, Introduction to the English Language, Western Literature through the Renaissance, Technical Writing, Brit Lit surveys of various time periods, Rhetoric and Composition

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