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Title Gender transgressions : crossing the normative barrier in Old French literature / edited by Karen J. Taylor
Published New York : Garland Pub., 1998


Description 1 online resource (xv, 203 pages)
Series Garland reference library of the humanities ; vol. 2064
Garland reference library of the humanities ; vol. 2064.
Contents Cover ; Half Title ; Title Page ; Copyright Page; Dedication ; Table of Contents ; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Contributors; I. Rape, Redemption, and the Grateful Dead: Richars li biaus ; II. When a Rose Is not a Rose: Homoerotic Emblems in the Roman de la Rose ; III. ""Plus acesmez qu'une popine"": Male Cross-Dressing in Medieval French Narrative; IV. The Grammar of the Sexes in Medieval French Romance ; V.A Heroine's Sexual Itinerary: Incest, Transvestism, and Same-Sex Marriage in Yde et Olive
VI. ""Tu cuides que nos seions taus / Come autres femes comunaus"": The Sexually Confident Woman in the Roman de TroieVII. Sexual Identity in Floire et Blancheflor and Ami et Amile; VIII. The Structuring of Feminine Empowerment: Gender and Triangular Relationships in Marie de France; IX. Desexualizing the Stereotypes: Techniques of Gender Reversal in Chrétien's Chevalier au lion and Chevalier a la charrete
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject French literature -- To 1500 -- History and criticism
Sex role in literature.
Gender identity in literature.
Homosexuality in literature.
French literature
Gender identity in literature
Homosexuality in literature
Sex role in literature
Abweichendes Sexualverhalten
Rollen (sociale wetenschappen)
Seksuele betrekkingen.
Littérature française -- Avant 1500 -- Histoire et critique.
Rôle selon le sexe -- Dans la littérature.
Homosexualité -- Dans la littérature.
Identité sexuelle -- Dans la littérature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Taylor, Karen J
ISBN 1317944798