The Chansons de Geste in the Age of Romance: Political Fictions

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The Chansons de Geste in the Age of Romance: Political Fictions - Kay, Sarah

This is a major reassessment of the relation between the medieval French chansons de geste and the romance genre. Critics have often dismissed the chansons de geste as an inferior and chronologically prior genre in comparison to the new and distinctively literary achievement of romance. Sarah Kay draws on recent literary and feminist theory to ... Read More

The Chansons de Geste in the Age of Romance: Political Fictions 1996, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198151920

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