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Medieval romance and the construction of heterosexuality

Louise Sylvester

Medieval romance and the construction of heterosexuality

by Louise Sylvester

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Romances, English -- History and criticism,
  • English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism,
  • Literature, Medieval -- History and criticism,
  • Heterosexuality in literature,
  • Femininity in literature,
  • Masculinity in literature,
  • Sex role in literature,
  • Sexual dominance and submission

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [181]-192) and index

    StatementLouise M. Sylvester
    SeriesThe new Middle Ages, New Middle Ages (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR321 .S95 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination202 p. ;
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17248103M
    ISBN 100230602789
    ISBN 109780230602786
    LC Control Number2007013082

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This book interrogates our ideas about heterosexuality through examination of medieval romance narratives. Familiar configurations of romantic fiction such as male desire overwhelming feminine reluctance and the aloof masculine hero undone by love derive from this : Paperback. This book interrogates our ideas about heterosexuality through examination of medieval romance narratives.

Familiar configurations of romantic fiction such as male desire overwhelming feminine. Introduction This book interrogates our ideas about heterosexuality through examination of medieval romance narratives.

Familiar configurations of romantic fiction such as male desire overwhelming feminine reluctance and the aloof masculine hero undone by love derive from this period. This book interrogates our ideas about heterosexuality through examination of medieval romance narratives.

Familiar configurations of romantic fiction such as male desire overwhelming feminine reluctance and the aloof masculine hero undone by love derive from this period.

This book tests Brand: Palgrave Macmillan US. Medieval Romance and the Construction of Heterosexuality This book interrogates our ideas about heterosexuality through examination of medieval romance narratives.

Familiar configurations of romantic fiction such as male desire overwhelming feminine reluctance and the aloof masculine hero undone by love derive from this period.

Medieval romance and the construction of heterosexuality. [Louise Sylvester] -- "This book interrogates our ideas about heterosexuality through examination of medieval romance narratives. Familiar configurations of romantic fiction such as male desire overwhelming feminine. Book; Medieval romance and the construction of heterosexuality.

Sylvester, L.M. Medieval romance and the construction of heterosexuality. Basingstoke, UK Palgrave by: 7. Request PDF | On Dec 1,Lisa Perfetti and others published Louise M. Sylvester, Medieval Romance and the Construction of Heterosexuality. (The New Middle Ages.) Palgrave McMillan, Author: Lisa Perfetti.

Examining a range of medieval texts and images, the contributors explore the medieval understanding of sodomy, the historical construction of heterosexuality, the polymorphous erotics of female mysticism, and the intersections of sexuality with race, gender, and religion.

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Book Description: This collection is the first to be devoted entirely to medieval sexuality informed by current theories of sexuality and gender. It brings together essays from various disciplinary perspectives to consider how the Middle Ages defined, regulated, and represented sexual practices and desires.

The cultural narratives of the medieval period are, I think, crucial to an understanding of the conventional positioning of gender roles within heterosexuality. The recategorization of romance as a women’s genre, and the genre’s long afterlife, suggest that romance has provided a script for female sexual roles within a heterosexual Author: Louise M.

Sylvester. The first book-length study of romance novels to focus on issues of sexuality rather than gender, Historical Romance Fiction moves the ongoing debate about the value and appeal of heterosexual romance onto new ground, testing the claims of cutting-edge critical theorists on everything from popular classics by Georgette Heyer, to recent 'bodice rippers,' to historical fiction by John Fowles and Cited by: Anne Laskaya, "Medieval Romance and the Construction of Heterosexuality.

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Constructing Medieval Sexuality raises illuminating questions about the intersection between medieval history and modern theories of sexuality.

The book's highlights include chapters by Dyan Elliott on clerical sexuality, Michael Camille on representing sex in manuscripts, Jane Burns on gender and clothing, and Steven Kruger on sex, race, and religion. Medieval Romance and the Construction of Heterosexuality. (The New Middle Ages.) Palgrave McMillan, Pp.

Sylvester argues that medieval romance narratives provide scripts for heterosexual relationships, scripts that endure today in contemporary romance fiction. In this script, “for a woman to get the sex that she wants, she must take up a. Medieval Romance and the Construction of Heterosexuality. (The New Middle Ages) by Louise M.

Sylvester (pp. ) Review by: Anne Laskaya. Chivalric romance is a type of prose or verse narrative that was popular in the aristocratic circles of High Medieval and Early Modern Europe.

They typically describe the adventures of quest-seeking, legendary knights who are portrayed as having heroic qualities. Chivalric romances celebrate an idealized code of civilized behavior that combines loyalty, honor, and courtly love.

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Dame Margery feels the suffering the Virgin Mary felt for her son, but cares little for the misery she sees every day. When she announces that Johanna will accompany her on a pilgrimage to Rome, the suffering Author: Kristen Mcquinn.Books shelved as medieval-historical-fiction: The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett, The Summer Queen by Elizabeth Chadwick, Pope Joan by Donna Woolfol.