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The literature of misogyny in medieval Spain

the "Arcipreste de Talavera" and the "Spill"

by Michael Solomon

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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Martínez de Toledo, Alfonso, 1398?-1466.,
  • Roig, Jaume, d. 1478.,
  • Misogyny in literature.,
  • Lovesickness in literature.,
  • Diseases in literature.,
  • Health in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-216) and index.

    StatementMichael Solomon.
    SeriesCambridge studies in Latin American and Iberian literature ;, 10
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ6412.M7 C637 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 221 p. ;
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1005166M
    ISBN 100521563909
    LC Control Number96044935

      As it becomes apparent in a few select works representing women in medieval literature, includingThe Book of Margery Kempe, Beowulf, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, and Le Morte Darthur, in the middle ages or medieval period, restrictions placed on women underwent a significant the beginning of this period, women’s roles were very narrowly prescribed and .   We regularly ask teenage girls to read books in which characters degrade women, expecting them to understand that the book’s other merits outweigh its misogyny.

      Medieval Spain is brilliantly recreated, in all its variety and richness, in this comprehensive survey. Likely to become the standard work in English, the book treats the entire Iberian Peninsula and all the people who inhabited it, from the coming of the Visigoths in the fifth century to the reign of Ferdinand and s: THE hit HBO cable seriesGame of Thrones(–14) – the fantasy-medieval saga based on George R. R. Martin’sSong of Ice and Firenovels – has provided more than its fair share of salacious sex , marital rape, attempted rape, prostitution, group sex, sodomy (of both heterosexual and homosexual forms), incest, sex leading to castration, sex leading to leech-application, and even.

    Michael Solomon [The Literature of Misogyny in Medieval Spain: The Arcipreste de Talavera and the Spill, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, ], María Jesús Lacarra [“Algunos datos para la historia de la misoginia en la Edad Media”, Studia in honorem profesor Martí de Riquer, 4 vols. Barcelona, Quaderns Crema, , vol. Medieval Spanish literature consists of the corpus of literary works written in medieval Spanish between the beginning of the 13th and the end of the 15th century. Traditionally, the first and last works of this period are taken to be respectively the Cantar de Mio Cid, an epic poem whose manuscript dates from , and La Celestina (), a work commonly described as transitional between the.


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