Eric Jager

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Eric Jager
Occupation Professor
Nationality United States
Alma mater University of Michigan
Genre Medieval literature
Notable works The Last Duel

Eric Jager (born 27 April 1957) is an American literary critic and a specialist in medieval literature. He is a professor in the department of English at University of California, Los Angeles, received his B.A. from Calvin College in 1979, and his Ph.D. from the University of Michigan in 1987. He has also taught at Columbia University.

Select bibliography[edit]

  • The Last Duel : A True Story of Crime, Scandal, and Trial by Combat in Medieval France, 2005, London: Random House
  • The Book of the Heart, 2000
  • The Tempter's Voice: Language and the Fall in Medieval Literature, 1993

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