The Erotic in the Literature of Medieval Britain

The Erotic in the Literature of Medieval Britain


This quantity examines the erotic within the literature of medieval Britain, essentially in center English, but additionally in Latin, Welsh and outdated French. looking to become aware of the character of the erotic and the way it differs from sleek erotics, the individuals tackle issues comparable to the spouse of Bath's reviews on marital eroticism, the function of garments and nudity, the strain among eroticism and transgression, the interaction among faith and the erotic, and the hedonistic horrors of the cannibalistic sizeable of Mont St Michel. Amanda Hopkins teaches within the division of English and Comparative Literary reviews and the dep. of French on the collage of Warwick. Cory James Rushton is within the division of English at St. Francis Xavier collage, Nova Scotia, Canada. individuals: Anthony Bale, Jane Bliss, Michael Cichon, Thomas H. Crofts III, Alex Davis, Kristina Hildebrand, Amanda Hopkins, Simon Meecham-Jones, Sue Niebrzydowski, Margaret Robson, Robert Rouse, Cory James Rushton, Corinne Saunders.

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