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Marriage contracts from Chaucer to the Renaissance stage

by Kathryn Elisabeth Jacobs

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Published by University Press of Florida in Gainesville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey, d. 1400,
  • English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism,
  • Marriage in literature,
  • English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- History and criticism,
  • Mysteries and miracle plays, English -- History and criticism,
  • Marriage customs and rites in literature,
  • Antenuptial contracts in literature,
  • Adultery in literature,
  • Widows in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [169]-174) and index.

    StatementKathryn Jacobs.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR275.M3 J33 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 181 p. ;
    Number of Pages181
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6790957M
    ISBN 100813021022
    LC Control Number00053663

    The Renaissance Chaucer is a skillful recreation of Chaucer as he appeared to Elizabethan authors. It is a provocative and a successful attempt to get beyond simple influence in literary and cultural history. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. Read it now. Enter your mobile number or email address Cited by: This collection of essays surveys the diverse receptions and workings of Chaucer from the early 16th to the early 17th century. It emphasizes the many kinds of influence that Chaucer and his poems exerted on British letters and culture during these years and assesses how "Chaucer" -- poet, works, and representations by others -- became a cultural category that changed in Tudor and early.

    chaucer's discussion of marriage-- page 9 The order and method of these approaches on the Merchant's part are exquisitely natural and dramatic. First there are touches, more or less palpable, when he describes the harmony of wedded life in terms so different from the Wife's account of what her husbands had to endure. TheWomen in Chaucer’s “Marriage Group” Elizabeth Scala li son, the Wife of Bath, stands at the center of Chaucer’s “Marriage Group.” The so-called Marriage Group is a heuristic iwhich scholars have used to interpret those Canterbury tales most intimately concerned with the institution and gender politics of heterosexual union.

    Geoffrey Chaucer (/ ˈ tʃ ɔː s ər /; c. s – 25 October ) was an English poet and author. Widely considered the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages, he is best known for The Canterbury Tales. He has been called the "father of English literature", or, alternatively, the "father of English poetry". He was the first writer buried in Poets' Corner of Westminster tion: Author, poet, philosopher, .   Ginsberg continues, "I have sought [Chaucer 's Italian Tradition] by asking how, after Chaucer had read [Dante, Boccaccio, and Petrarch], the modes of meaning in the poems he wrote corresponded to, yet disarticulated, the modes that determined ways in which the Italian works translated each other" ().


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Marriage contracts from Chaucer to the Renaissance stage by Kathryn Elisabeth Jacobs Download PDF EPUB FB2

Marriage Contracts from Chaucer to the Renaissance Stage Hardcover – Aug by Kathryn Jacobs (Author)Cited by:   In her Marriage Contracts from Chaucer to the Renaissance Stage, Kathryn Jacobs offers a brief but elegant analysis of selected literary representations of marriage as a legal contract during the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, focusing on the consequences that might occur when affective relationships are defined within such a rigid framework.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: Prologue: Marriage contracts through the centuries --Rewriting the marriage contract: adultery in the Canterbury tales --Marriage ceremonies and property in the Canterbury tales --Extramarital contracts in the Canterbury tales --The legacy of the marriage contract: Chaucer's.

Electronic books Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Jacobs, Kathryn Elisabeth. Marriage contracts from Chaucer to the Renaissance stage. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Named Person: Geoffrey Chaucer: Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type.

Marriage Contracts from Chaucer to the Renaissance Stage Hardcover – 31 Aug. by Kathryn Jacobs (Author)Author: Kathryn Jacobs. Jacobs has published a book (Marriage Contracts from Chaucer to the Renaissance Stage) and a dozen articles in early British literature.

She has also published a volume of poetry (Advice Column) and over five dozen poems in a variety of national, regional, and international journals.

One book (Marriage Contracts from Chaucer to the Renaissance Stage) was published by the University Press of Florida inanother (on Chaucer's influence on Shakespeare) is nearing completion. She has also published numerous poems and articles, the latter in Chaucer Review, Medievalia, Early Modern Literary Studies, Midwest Quarterly, and others.

A review of Queering the Middle Ages, edited by Glenn Burger and Steven Kruger, and Marriage Contracts from Chaucer to the Renaissance Stage, by Kathryn Jacobs. Book Description: Chaucer's preoccupation with love and marriage has been a focus of criticism for more than a century.

Here, the love relationships and marriages in six of the 'Canterbury Tales, Troilus and Criseyde', and the 'Legend of Good Women' are reappraised from a fresh direction, using late medieval letter collections and advice literature for women to shed new light on the competing.

Page have been in a slightly better position in relation to their own social groups than other women, the basic structure of the institution was the same throughout society.1 Conventional male attitudes to this institution, and the place of women in it, are well displayed in two works contemporary with Chaucer, the book translated by Eileen Power under the title The Goodman of Paris, and.

The following paper is going to deal with marriage in the “Marriage Group Tales” of The Canterbury Tales. The first part of this paper will examine the importance of marriage in the Middle Ages and the position of women in medieval society.

Then, the development of the idea of. A Disastrous Attempt to Regulate a Marriage by Legal Contract (c. ) Thus, dear sister, as I have said before that it behoves you to be obedient to him that shall be your husband, and that by good obedience a wise woman gains her husband's love and at the end hath what she would of him; even so may I say that by default of obedience, or by arrogance if you anger him, you destroy yourself.

Marriage Contracts From Chaucer to the Renaissance Stage, University Press of Florida, Julyl92 pp. Chaucer's Canterbury Tales - Marriage as Portrayed in Merchant's Prologue and Tale Words 5 Pages Marriage as Portrayed in The Merchants Prologue and Tale The story of Januarie's marriage to May and her subsequent infidelity with Damyan allows for not only Chaucer's view of marriage to come through, but also includes the opinions of.

The Marriage Bond ought to have been accompanied by sworn statements that assured there were no pre-contracts. William Shakespeare and Anne Hathaway used the Marriage bond during this period.

Shakespeare’s father also had to consent since he was not yet of age (Alchin 1). Unassailed leader in Northern Renaissance print making, fine graphic artist, achieved international fame for his wood acts and metal engravings.

Made oil painting in the renaissance fashion with realistic details and psychological depth without Raphael's idealization. Marriage Contracts from Chaucer to the Renaissance Stage. Listeners who enjoy the Hugh Corbett stories will also like the Brother Athestan mysteries and the Canterbury Tales of mystery.

This dissertation argues that Shakespeare’s own complex response to the changing status of dramatic texts can best be discerned in his engagements with the figure who represented vernacular literary authority itself, Geoffrey Chaucer.

Renaissance readers venerated Chaucer as a prodigious polymath, a proto-Protestant, and, above all, the Author: Misha Teramura. Full text of "The Marriage Group in the "Canterbury Tales"" See other formats STOP Early Journal Content on JSTOR, Free to Anyone in the World This article is one of nearlyscholarly works digitized and made freely available to everyone in the world by JSTOR.

Marriage in Medieval Italy was was more about cementing an alliance between families than finding love, and women had very little say in selecting a Author: Pauline Montagna. MA MPhil PhD. Contact.

About. Network. Publications Book. Jan ; Review: Marriage Contracts from Chaucer to the Renaissance Stage by Kathryn Jacobs.Geoffrey Chaucer Poet, Writer d. 25 October England in Chaucer's time was a nation in a social ferment.

Medievalism still was a dominant influence in the lives of Englishmen, but the Renaissance had assumed definite form, and the country stood on the threshold of the modern world.Bianca falls in love ostensibly with a tutor, but the marriage is only acceptable because Lucentio is in fact of the same social class as her.

The relationship between men and women Gender roles and relationships between men and woman raise issues that relate to the taming plot as well as to other social interactions in the patriarchal society.