"Her knowledge of theory and critical history is sound, her close readings are insightful, and her ability to reveal Malory in light of his sources is impressive. This is a good read for any student of Malory's Morte D'Arthur."--Janet Jesmok, Arthuriana Arthuriana
"an original and compelling reading of Malory in prose that remains lucid and accessible despite the array of gender theorists with whom the author engages."
"This book offers a model of how gender theory can illuminate a medieval text and is essential reading for Malory scholars." Speculum
Armstrong argues, sensibly and convincingly, that gender is key to understanding Malory's text…Armstrong writes with a command of Marlory's text and a clarity of style that are both admirable…a fresh, solid reading of Malory's great work… Medieval Feminist Forum