The Joys of Old French

Hilary week 5

harschb-drinking

ROMANCE AND ITS OTHER SIDES AND  ALTER EGOS:
ANTI-ROMANCE, PARODY, SATIRE, AND OTHER NARRATIVE FORMS

Béroul, ll.1070-2151
Excerpts (+ a choice!): Le Roman de Renart, Jean de Meun’s Roman de la Rose

Extra-curricular extras:

  • Béroul, ll. 3615-end
  • Fabliaux, nouvelles, Le Roman de Renart: some excerpts are here (with The Usual Magic Word)
  • Guillaume de Lorris and Jean de Meun, Le Roman de la Rose:
    • some excerpts are here (and ditto);
    • more around and about the Roman de la Rose (NB links have neither been checked nor updated since May 2008);
    Roman de la Rose Digital Library Digital Surrogates of Medieval Manuscripts (joint project of the Sheridan Libraries at Johns Hopkins University and the Bibliothèque nationale de France)

For next week: [Béroul, ll. 2158-3475]
Marie de France, Chievrefoil
[Le Donnei des Amants]

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