Kate McGrath



Contact Information

Ebenezer D. Bassett Hall 2160400

Phone: 860-832-2829

Email: mcgrathkae@ccsu.edu


Selected Publications:

  • “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. ISBN: 0-7546-6411-6.
  • “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: 978-90-04-18749-8.
  • “English Jews as Outcasts: The Ritual Murder of Little St. Hugh of Lincoln in Matthew Paris’s 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: 978-0-7864-5877-6.
  • “For a Mother’s Love: The Role of Maternal Affection in the Regulation of Aristocratic Anger.” In Love, Friendship, Marriage: 32nd Annual Medieval and Renaissance Forum at Plymouth State University (April 15-16, 2011), vol. 1. Edited by Raffaele Florio and Aniesha Andrews, 97-101. Weston, MA: Public Heritage Institute Press, 2012. ISBN: 978-147009113-2.
  • “The ‘Zeal of God’:  The Representation of Anger in the Latin Crusade Accounts of the 1096 Rhineland Massacres.” In Slay Them Not: Jews in Medieval Christendom. Edited by Merrall Price and Kris Utterback. Leiden: Brill, 2013. ISBN: 978-900425043-7.