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John Gower with Eve Salisbury and Georgiana Donavin

Everyone’s heard of Geoffrey Chaucer, but he wasn’t the only poet writing powerful and political verse in fourteenth-century London. This week, Danièle speaks with Eve Salisbury and Georgiana Donavin about John Gower, his poetry, and why we should all get to know him.

Eve Salisbury is Professor of English, Emerita, at Western Michigan University. You can follow her on Twitter @EveSalisbury


Georgiana Donavin is Professor and Chair of Literature, Media, and Writing at Westminister University. Click here to view her university webpage.

See also: The Gower Project

The new translation of Gower’s Vox Clamantis is published in Accessus: A Journal of Premodern Literature and New Media. Click here to read it.


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Top Image: Glasgow Univ. Lib., MS Hunter 59 (T.2.17) fol. 6v