The Expansion and Transformations of Courtly Literature

Publisher: University of Georgia Press
Release Date: 2008-07-01
Genre: Literary Criticism
Pages: 248 pages
ISBN 13: 0820332631
ISBN 10: 9780820332635
Format: PDF, ePUB, MOBI, Audiobooks, Kindle
This collection brings together twelve selected papers given at the Second Triennial Congress of the International Courtly Literature Society. Because the courtly ethos is the central phenomenon marking medieval vernacular literature, it provides a theme that serves as an ideological guide through the later Middle Ages and on into the Renaissance and as a framework for the essays collected in this volume.
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