Medieval Fictions

LIT 541

Premodern Times: A User's Manual. Introduction to the earliest languages, literatures, and cultures in France and across Europe. Topics include orality and literacy, the experience of allegory, fictionality, the modern uses of the past. Major writers include the inventor of romance, Chr<130>tien de Troyes, Provencal troubadours and trouv<138>res, Guillaume de Machaut, the first professional writer, Christine de Pizan and Alain Chartier. Instructor: Solterer. 3 units
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • FL
  • ALP
Cross-Listed As
  • FRENCH 530
  • MEDREN 642