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Books by Allen J. Frantzen
Modern Masculinity: A Guide for Men. 2016. Translated as La Masculinidad Moderna: Guía Para El Hombre. 2017. Reunions of the Family of Dorothy and John Frantzen. 2017.
Food, Eating, & Identity in Early Medieval England. Woodbridge, Suffolk: Boydell. 2014. Paperback 2017.
Food in the Middle Ages usually means feasting. But evidence of food culture consists chiefly of ordinary things like knives, and cooking pots, objects rarely mentioned by medieval writers. This book puts daily life and simple things at the center of the food world.
The Anglo-Saxon Penitentials: A Cultural Database. 2006, 2014.
Anglo-Saxon Keywords. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
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Bloody Good: Chivalry, Sacrifice, and World War I. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2004.
Before the Closet: Same-Sex Love from "Beowulf" to "Angels in America." Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998. Paperback edition 2000.
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"Troilus and Criseyde": The Poem and the Frame. Twayne's Masterworks Series. Boston: Macmillan, 1993.
Desire for Origins: New Language, Old English, and Teaching the Tradition. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1990.
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King Alfred. Twayne's English Authors Series 425. Boston: G. K. Hall, 1986.
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The Literature of Penance in Anglo-Saxon England. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1983.
John Nicholas Brown Prize (Medieval Academy of America). Alpha Sigma Nu National Book Award (Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities)
La littérature de la Pénitence dans L'Angleterre Anglo-Saxonne
(translation of The Literature of Penance by Michel Lejeune, with a new introduction). Fribourg: Éditions Universitaires, 1991.
Editor and co-editor:

Co-editor, with Howell Chickering and R. F. Yeager, Teaching Beowulf in the 21st Century. Arizona State University Press, 2014.

Co-editor, with John Hines, Cædmon's Hymn and Material Culture in the World of Bede. Medieval European Studies, West Virginia University Press, 2007.

Co-editor, with C. Stephen Jaeger. The Politics and Aesthetics of Gender in the Middle Ages. Essays in Medieval Studies, vol. 19. Proceedings of the Illinois Medieval Association, 2002. Morgantown: West Virginia University Press, 2003

Editor, Gestures, Behaviors, and Emotions in the Middle Ages. Essays in Medieval Studies, vol. 18. Proceedings of the Illinois Medieval Association, 2001. Morgantown: West Virginia University Press, 2002.

Editor, Uses of the Past. Essays in Medieval Studies, vol. 17. Proceedings of the Illinois Medieval Association, 2000. Chicago: IMA, 2001.

Co-editor, with Thomas N. Hall. Prayer, Devotion, and Cult. Essays in Medieval Studies, Proceedings of the Illinois Medieval Association, vol. 14. Chicago: IMA, 1998.

Co-editor, with John D. Niles. Anglo-Saxonism and the Construction of Social Identity. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1997.

Co-editor, with David Robertson. Figures of Speech: The Body in Medieval Art, History, and Literature. Essays in Medieval Studies, Proceedings of the Illinois Medieval Association, vol. 11. Chicago: IMA, 1995.

Co-editor, with Douglas Moffat. The Work of Work: Labor, Slavery, and Servitude in Medieval England. Glasgow: Cruithne Press, 1994.

Editor, Four Last Things: Death, Judgment, Heaven, and Hell in the Middle Ages. Essays in Medieval Studies, Proceedings of the Illinois Medieval Association, vol. 10. Chicago: IMA, 1994.

Editor, Speaking Two Languages: Traditional Disciplines and Contemporary Theory in Medieval Studies. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1991.