An examination of the expression of male love in a range of vernacular texts, chansons de geste and romance, contrasted with the homo-erotic tradition of Latin love lyric. The implications of this study for our understanding of historical situations were then examined.
|Translated title of the contribution||The Medieval Couple and the Language of Homosociality|
|Title of host publication||Masculinity in Medieval Europe|
|Pages||214 - 237|
|Number of pages||23|
|Publication status||Published - 1997|