Tcne 20 Medieval Multilingualism, Kleinhenz: The Francophone World and Its Neighbors

by ,

Write The First Customer Review

This volume contains essays on various aspects of multilingualism in medieval France, Italy, England, and the Low Countries. The fifteen contributions discuss the use of the different vernaculars and Latin in both literary and non-literary contexts, showing how cultural and social factors determined the choice of language for a particular purpose or type of text. The role of French in non-French contexts is a major theme of these essays: in the British Isles after the Norman Conquest, in Italy as a response to the need for ...

Tcne 20 Medieval Multilingualism, Kleinhenz: The Francophone World and Its Neighbors 2011, Brepols Publishers, Turnhout

ISBN-13: 9782503528373

Hardcover

Select