The Medieval Couple and the Language of Homosociality

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Abstract

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 contributionThe Medieval Couple and the Language of Homosociality
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMasculinity in Medieval Europe
EditorsD.M. Headley
PublisherLongman
Pages214 - 237
Number of pages23
ISBN (Print)0582316456
Publication statusPublished - 1997

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