- Old and Middle English;
- mediaeval drama;
- religious poetry;
- Hungarian literature.
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Beowulf: A Reader's Guide to Essential Criticism (Palgrave Macmillan, 2009), 200pp.
Bahram Beyza'i: 'The Marionettes', ed. with Parvin Loloi and Glyn Pursglove (Salzburg: Poetry Salzburg, 2005).
Geoffrey Chaucer - The General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales: A Reader's Guide to Essential Criticism (Palgrave Macmillan, 2000), 183pp.
Articles & Book Chapters
'Hwalas ðec herigað: Creation, Closure and the Hapax Legomena of the OE Daniel' in Lexis and Texts in Early English: Studies Presented to Jane Roberts, ed. by Christian Kay and Louise Sylvester (Amsterdam: Rodopoi, 2001), pp. 105-116.
'The vocaycyon of Johan Bale (1553): a Retrospective Sermon from Ireland', in Irish Preaching, 700-1700, ed. by Alan Fletcher and Raymond Gillespie (Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2001), pp. 94-107.
'Poetry in Translation', in A Companion to Victorian Poetry, ed. by Richard Cronin, Anthony Harrison and Alison Chapman (Oxford: Blackwell, 2001), pp. 262-278.
'Translating Tuscany: Francesca Alexander's Roadside Songs', in Anglo-American and Irish Expatriate Communities in Italy, in Forum for Modern Language Studies: Special Edition XXXIX/2 ed. by Alison Chapman and Jane Stabler (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003), pp. 227-238
'The Father of Lies: the Figure of the Vice in Early English Drama', in Masquerades: Disguise in Literature in English from the Middle Ages to the Present, ed. by J. López-Peláez, D. Malcolm and P. Sánchez (Gdansk: University of Gdansk Press, 2004), pp. 85-96.
'In Praise of Inauthenticity: Translating Mediaeval and Tudor Plays', in Drama Translation and Theatre Practice, ed. by Sabine Coelsch-Foisner and Holger Klein (Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 2004), pp. 39-48.
'From Imaginary Sheep to the Agnus Dei: The Wakefield Prima v. Secunda Pastorum', in The Author as Reader: Textual Visions And Revisions, ed. by Sabine Coelsch-Foisner and Wolfgang Gortschacher (Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 2005), pp. 3-10.
'A pestelaunce on the crabyd queane: the Hybrid Nature of John Pikeryng's Horestes', SEDERI XIV (2004), 65-76
'My brain I'll prove the female of my soul: King = Queen in Richard II', The Grove: Working Papers on English Studies, 11 (2004), 49-57
'From King Arthur to Sidonia the Sorceress: the Dual Nature of Pre-Raphaelite Mediaevalism', in Victorian Gothic: Literary and Cultural Manifestations in the Nineteenth-Century, ed. by Ruth Robbins and Julian Wolfreys (Palgrave MacMillan, 2000), pp. 90-108.