Chaucer and Discourses of Dissent

A study of Chaucer’s Book of the Duchess, House of Fame, and Legend of Good Women, in addition to substantial selections from his Canterbury Tales. The texts’ relations to the discourses of dissent current in Chaucer’s day, an age of extreme political, social, and intellectual turmoil.

Instructor: 
Undergraduate Course #: 
434
M 1:30pm-3:20pm
WR, Hu
Course Attribute: 
Pre-1800 Lit
Medieval; pre-1800 w/perm
Fall
2017