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The Resource Chaucerian Theatricality

Chaucerian Theatricality

Label
Chaucerian Theatricality
Title
Chaucerian Theatricality
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Whereas modern criticism has emphasized the unity and sense of permanence in The Canterbury Tales, John Ganim alerts us to a dialectically opposing dimension that Chaucer's poetics shares with the popular culture of the late Middle Ages: his celebration of the ephemeral and his sense of performance. Ganim uses the concept of theatricality to illuminate Chaucer's manipulations of the forms of popular culture and high literary discourse. He calls upon recent work in semiotics and social history to question Mikhail Bakhtin's notion of the ""carnivalesque"" and the ""dialogic, "" at the same tim
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ganim, John M
Dewey number
821.1
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR1875.P45
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • Popular culture
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages in literature
  • Performing arts
  • Performing arts in literature
  • Popular culture in literature
  • Carnival in literature
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • POETRY
  • Carnival in literature
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages in literature
  • Performing arts
  • Performing arts in literature
  • Popular culture
  • Popular culture in literature
  • England
Label
Chaucerian Theatricality
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Cover; Contents
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
884013149
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (174 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400861361
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt735xxp
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884013149
Label
Chaucerian Theatricality
Publication
Note
Cover; Contents
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
884013149
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (174 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400861361
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt735xxp
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884013149

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