This is the introductory essay to a special issue of the South Atlantic Review focusing on John Gower. Guest editor for this issue is Kara L. McShane with the assistance of R. F. Yeager.
McShane, Kara and Yeager, R. F., "Introduction: John Gower's Twenty-First Century Appeal" (2014). English Faculty Publications. 6.
This is the final version of the article which originally appeared in South Atlantic Review, Volume 79, No. 3-4, pages 1-5. Copyright 2014, South Atlantic Modern Language Association.