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Writing Gender and Genre in Medieval Literature: Approaches to Old and Middle English Texts


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November 2002

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

Medievalists demonstrate how a focus on gender can transform an approach to literary texts and genres.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Gender and heroism in the Old English Judith, Hugh Magennis; remembering Veronica in Anglo-Saxon England, Mary Swan; "Born to Thraldom and Penance" - wives and mothers in Middle English romance, David Salter; rough girls and squeamish boys - the trouble with Absolon in "The Miller's Tale", Greg Walker; the stereotype confirmed? - Chaucer's Wife of Bath, Elaine Treharne; "Cursed folk of herodes al new" - supersessionist typology and Chaucer's Prioress, Anne Marie D'Arcy.

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This elegant volume of essays forms a welcome addition to the annual Essays and Studies series... (It) contributes to the ongoing debate about gender, and points to new avenues of exploration. MEDIUM AEVUM
EAN: 9780859917605
ISBN: 0859917606
Untertitel: 'English Association: Essays an'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: BOYDELL & BREWER INC
Erscheinungsdatum: November 2002
Seitenanzahl: 148 Seiten
Format: gebunden
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