The Transcriptionist: A Novel.

Author / Editor
Rowland, Amy.

The Transcriptionist: A Novel.

Chapel Hill, N. C.: Algonquin, 2014.

Physical Description
246 pp.

A novel about a modern-day transcriptionist who works for a New York newspaper. Obsessed by a recent suicide, her distrust of truth and language grows. Includes recurrent references to Chaucer and his works, most extensively in Chapter 6, "Chaucer's Scrivener Revealed," concerning a scholarly discovery made by the suicide victim's sister.

Chaucer Subjects
Chaucer's Influence and Later Allusion
Manuscripts and Textual Studies