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Medieval Dutch Literature in its European Context

by Erik Kooper

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Germany,
  • Northern Europe, Scandinavia,
  • European - German,
  • Medieval,
  • Dutch literature--To 1500--History and critic,
  • Dutch literature--To 1500--History and criticism,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / European,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Medieval,
  • Literary Criticism-European - German,
  • European - General

  • Edition Notes

    Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages343
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7714885M
    ISBN 100521032342
    ISBN 109780521032346
    OCLC/WorldCa150386643

    Medieval Background Notes. Directions: Read pages in your literature book to answer the following questions. Historical Context. With the Norman Conquest, England. entered the medieval period, a time of innovation in the midst of war. The Monarchy. What kind of king was William the Conqueror after he took full control of England?   Medieval European history is a vast and ever-growing field, so coming up with a top ten book-list is no small task. To make the job manageable, what follows is a “top ten” of quite a particular kind of book. To start off with, I’m not including textbooks or popular syntheses. There are of course shelf-loads of these, and many are.

    Instead, creative medieval literature flourished primarily in vernacular languages; that is, the native tongues of Europe (as opposed to the scholarly tongues). By far the most renowned medieval genre is the heroic legend (composed in prose or narrative poetry), of which many were penned throughout the Middle Ages (ca. ). Hermann Karl Hesse () was a German-born poet, novelist, and painter who received the Nobel Prize in Literature in His best-known works include Demian, Steppenwolf, and Siddhartha, a novel that deals with the spiritual journey of self-discovery of a man named Siddhartha during the time of the Gautama Buddha.

    Recognize types of religious literature of the Middle Ages, including medieval drama. Assess the impact of Caxton’s printing press on the Middle English language and literature. The world about which Chaucer wrote was a very different world from that which produced Beowulf. A beginner's guide to medieval Europe. Introduction to the middle ages. Christianity, an introduction for the study of art history. Standard scenes from the life of Christ in art. Architecture and liturgy. A New Pictorial Language: The Image in Early Medieval Art. This is .


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Price: $ : Medieval Dutch Literature in its European Context (Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature) (): Erik Kooper: Books. This book offers insights into the rich and varied Dutch literature of the Middle Ages. Sixteen essays written by top scholars consider this literature in the context of the social, historical and cultural developments of the period in which it took shape.

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The book offers sixteen perspectives on Middle Dutch literature, and makes no claim to be definitive or to establish any sort of canon. Medieval Dutch Literature in its European Context. Dutch literature, the body of written works in the Dutch language as spoken in the Netherlands and northern Dutch-language literature of Belgium is treated in Belgian literature.

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