Kate McGrath

Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Minor

Contact Information

Ebenezer D. Bassett Hall 2160400

Phone: 860.832.2829

Email: mcgrathkae@ccsu.edu


Selected Publications:

Royal Rage and the Construction of Anglo-Norman Authority, c.1000 – c. 1250. Palgrave History of Emotions Series, 2019.

“Pain, Trauma, and the Miraculous in the Liber miraculorum sancta Fidis.” In Trauma in Medieval Society. Edited by Wendy Turner and Christina Lee, 237-256. Leiden: Brill, 2018.

“Peasant Anger and Violence in the Writings of Orderic Vitalis” Cerae 1 (2014): 90-116.

“The ‘Zeal of God’: The Representation of Anger in the Latin Crusade Accounts of the 1096 Rhineland Massacres.” In Jews in Medieval Christendom: Slay Them Not. Edited by Merrall Price and Kris Utterback, 25-44. Leiden: Brill, 2013.

“English Jews as Outcasts: The Ritual Murder of Little St. Hugh of Lincoln in Matthew Paris’ Chronica Majora.” In British Outlaws of Literature and History: Essays on Medieval and Early Modern Figures from Robin Hood to Twm Shon Catty. Edited by Alex Kaufman, 11-27. Jefferson: McFarland, 2011. ISBN: 9780786458776.

“Royal Madness and the Law: The Role of Anger in Representations of Royal Authority in Eleventh- and Twelfth-Century Anglo-Norman Texts.” In Madness in Medieval Law and Custom. Edited by Wendy Turner, 123-146. Leiden: Brill, 2010. ISBN: 9789004187498.

“The Politics of Chivalry: The Function of Anger and Shame in Eleventh-and Twelfth-Century Anglo-Norman Historical Narratives.” In Feud, Violence and Practice: Essays in Honor of Stephen D. White. Edited by Belle Tuten and Tracey Billado, 55-69. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2010.