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A Companion To Medieval English Literature and Culture c.1350 - c.1500

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Wiley, J,
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A Companion to Medieval English Literature and Culture,c.1350-c.1500 challenges readers to think beyond a narrowlydefined canon and conventional disciplinary boundaries.
A ground-breaking collection of newly-commissioned essays onmedieval literature and culture.
* Encourages students to think beyond a narrowly defined canonand conventional disciplinary boundaries.
* Reflects the erosion of the traditional, rigid boundary betweenmedieval and early modern literature.
* Stresses the importance of constructing contexts for readingliterature.
* Explores the extent to which medieval literature is in dialoguewith other cultural products, including the literature of othercountries, manuscripts and religion.
* Includes close readings of frequently-studied texts, includingtexts by Chaucer, Langland, the Gawain poet, and Hoccleve.
* Confronts some of the controversies that exercise students ofmedieval literature, such as those connected with literary theory,love, and chivalry and war.

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Titel: A Companion To Medieval English Literature and Culture c.1350 - c.1500
Autoren/Herausgeber: Peter Brown (Hrsg.)
Aus der Reihe: Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture
Ausgabe: 1. Auflage

ISBN/EAN: 9781405171960

Seitenzahl: 688
Produktform: E-Book
Sprache: Englisch

Peter Brown is Professor of Medieval English Literature at the University of Kent. His book publications include A Companion to Chaucer (Wiley-Blackwell, 2000), Reading Dreams: The Interpretation of Dreams from Chaucer to Shakespeare (1999), Chaucer at Work: The Making of the Canterbury Tales (1994) and, with Andrew Butcher, The Age of Saturn: Literature and History in the Canterbury Tales (1991).

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