Suggested Reading: Any translation of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight into modern English. W.S. Merwin’s 2002 acclaimed verse translation has the Middle English text on facing pages, and so does Simon Armitrage’s 2008 verse translation, which received glowing reviews from critics and poets (like Seamus Heaney).
Mary Rogers received an Honours A.B. in English & Philosophy at the University of Toronto, an M.A. at Seton Hall University,
and another M.A. and A.B.D. in Medieval Studies at the University of Toronto. After a decade teaching at Seton Hall University,
she taught for many years at Monument Mountain Regional High School.