“The Geography of Dissent: Lollardy, Popular Religion, and Church Reform in Late Medieval York.” Ph.
The north did, in fact, develop a different religious culture from the south.
Of the three so-called “Lollard” commentaries on the Pater Noster, one–the longer of the two in Arnold–“combines radically Lollard complaints,” but “a close look at the text reveals its strong connection to the existing commentary tradition, not only in terms of its ideas, but also in terms of its vocabulary and phrasing.
Victor in the twelfth century, between literal and spiritual senses of scripture.
[From the abstract: “In Forschungen zum ‘Ackermann aus Böhmen’ (1930), Alois Bernt writes that every literary work is influenced by the time in which it was written.
In addition, he uses John Wiclef’s key term—the right to property—as an interpretation of the right to possess one’s own life.”] Stevenson, Joseph.
[From the abstract: “This dissertation studies the House of Fame in light of its intellectual context and its social and literary milieu.