Gender Transgressions

Gender Transgressions : Crossing the Normative Barrier in Old French Literature

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First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa more

Product details

  • Paperback | 220 pages
  • 138 x 216mm | 408g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1138975036
  • 9781138975033

Table of contents

Foreword * Acknowledgments * Contributors * Rape, Redemption, and the Grateful Dead: Richars li biaus, Catherine M. Jones * When a Rose Is not a Rose: Homoerotic Emblems in the Roman de la Rose, Ellen L. Friedrich * Plus acesmez qu'une popune: Male Cross-dressing in Medieval French Narrative, Keith Busby * The Grammar of the Sexes in Medieval French Romance, Michelle Szikilnik * A Heroine's Sexual Itinerary: Incest, Transvestism, and Same-Sex Marriage in Yde et Olive, Robert L.A. Clark * Tu cuides que nos sions taus/Come autres femes communaus: The Sexually Confident Woman in the Roman de Troie, Glenda Warren Carl * Sexual Identity in Floire et Blancheflor and Ami et Amile, Phillip McCaffrey * The Structuring of Feminine Empowerement; Triangular Relationships in Marie de France, Nora Cottille-Foley * Desexualizing the Stereotypes: Techniques of Gender Reversal in Chr tien de Troyes' Chevalier au Lion and Chevalier a la Charrete, Karen J. Taylorshow more