I have specialties in the literature and language of both the Old and Middle English periods. My research program centers on the concept and uses of tradition.
education and training
- Ph.D. in English, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - (Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States) 2003
- M.A. in English, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - (Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States) 1996
- B.A. in University Scholar, Baylor University - (Waco, Texas, United States) 1994
- Mize, B. (2012). Lexical and Textual Studies on Fulgens and Lucres. English Studies. 93(7), 775-808.
- Mize, B. (2012). The Poetics of Old English. English Studies. 93(8), 988-990.
- Mize, B. (2011). SAMANTHA ZACHER AND ANDY ORCHARD (eds). New Readings in the Vercelli Book.. The Review of English Studies. 62(254), 300-302.
- Mize, B. (2011). The meaning of 'fisc flodu ahof' on the franks casket. Notes and Queries. 58(3), 343-347.
- Mize, B. (2010). The mental container and the cross of Christ: Revelation and community in The Dream of the Rood. Studies in Philology. 107(2), 131-178.
- Mize, B. (2012). Traditional subjectivities: The old English poetics of mentality. University of Toronto Press.
- Mize, B. A. (1996). The Hunt-temptation Complex in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.
recent teaching activities
chaired theses and dissertations
- Davis, Matthew Evan (2013-12). The Apostelesse's Social Network: The Meaning of Mary Magdalene in Fifteenth-Century East Anglia. (Doctoral Dissertation)
- Peterson, Noah (2011-05). An Examination of the Family in \"The Tale of Sir Gareth\". (Master's Thesis)
- Peterson, Noah (2011-05). An Examination of the Family in “The Tale of Sir Gareth”. (Master's Thesis)
Texas A&M University; English; 4227 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-4227