Kevin J. Gardner

List of John Benjamins publications for which Kevin J. Gardner plays a role.


Gardner, Kevin J. 2015 John Gay, Court Patronage, and The FablesReinardus: Yearbook of the International Reynard Society, Trachsler, Richard and Baudouin Van den Abeele (eds.), pp. 98–111 | Article
John Gay’s fables comprise an extended satire on the artifice of court life and of the hypocrisy and vanity of courtiers, an ironic perspective from a satirist whose own life was marked by the pursuit of court preferment and patronage. This essay explores the central themes of Gay’s fables and… read more