B.A., College of St. Thomas, 1968
M.A., Cornell University, 1972
Ph.D., Cornell University, 1973
Areas of Specialization
Medieval English Literature, Chaucer, Piers Plowman, Manuscript Studies, Anglo-Irish Literature, the Bible as Literature, and Drama.
Activities and Interests
Miceal Vaughan's research is currently involved in his work on a new book, Taking Back the Canterbury Tales: The Reception and Transmission of Chaucer's "Retractions"
- "Creating Comfortable Boundaries: Scribes, Editors, and the Invention of the Parson's Tale." Rewriting Chaucer: Culture, Authority, and the Idea of the Authentic Text, 1400-1602. Ed. Thomas A. Prendergast and Barbara Kline. Ohio State Press. 1999.
- Suche Werkis To Werche: Essays on Piers Plowman in honor of David C. Fowler. Colleagues Press. 1993.
- "'Til I gan Awake': The Conversion of Dreamer into Narrator in Piers Plowman B." The Yearbook of Langland Studies 5 (1991), 175-92.