Laura D. Barefield
Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing Inc. (August 13, 2003)
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This studying of canonical texts of medieval English literature - Sir Gawain and the fairway evening and Chaucer’s guy of Law’s story - along Geoffrey of Monmouth’s Historia regum Britanniae and different Anglo-Norman and English chronicles bargains a broader context for analyzing the romance narratives and re-evaluates romance conventions in gentle of the genealogical priorities of those chronicles. by means of arguing that maternity is featured as a place of strength, Gender and historical past in Medieval English Romance and Chronicle provides to our realizing of girls and sovereignty, and the methods gender and authority have been rhetorically associated with medieval texts.
Romanticism and Masculinity: Gender, Politics and Poetics in the Writing of Burke, Coleridge, Cobbett, Wordsworth, De Quincey and Hazlitt (Romanticism in Perspective:Texts, Cultures, Histories) online