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The Resource Indecent exposure : gender, politics, and obscene comedy in Middle English literature, Nicole Nolan Sidhu

Indecent exposure : gender, politics, and obscene comedy in Middle English literature, Nicole Nolan Sidhu

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Indecent exposure : gender, politics, and obscene comedy in Middle English literature
Title
Indecent exposure
Title remainder
gender, politics, and obscene comedy in Middle English literature
Statement of responsibility
Nicole Nolan Sidhu
Title variation
Gender, politics, and obscene comedy in Middle English literature
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
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YDXCP
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Sidhu, Nicole Nolan
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Middle Ages series
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  • English literature
  • Sex in literature
  • Politics in literature
  • Obscene words in literature
Label
Indecent exposure : gender, politics, and obscene comedy in Middle English literature, Nicole Nolan Sidhu
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-292) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Note on the Fabliaux -- Introduction. Obscenity in medieval culture and literature -- part I. Fourteen-century pioneers -- 1. Comedy and critique : obscenity and Langland's reproof of established powers in Piers Plowman -- 2. Chaucer's poetics of the obscene : classical narrative and fabliau politics in fragment one of the Canterbury tales and The legend of good women -- Part II. Fifteenth-century heirs -- 3. The henpecked subject : misogyny, poetry, and masculine community in the writing of John Lydgate -- 4. "Ryth Wikked" : Christian ethics and the unruly holy woman in the Book of Margery Kempe -- 5. Women's work, companionate marriage, and mass death in the biblical drama -- Conclusion. Lessons of the medieval obscene
Control code
033366453
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 303 pages
Isbn
9780812248043
Lccn
2016287128
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Indecent exposure : gender, politics, and obscene comedy in Middle English literature, Nicole Nolan Sidhu
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Note on the Fabliaux -- Introduction. Obscenity in medieval culture and literature -- part I. Fourteen-century pioneers -- 1. Comedy and critique : obscenity and Langland's reproof of established powers in Piers Plowman -- 2. Chaucer's poetics of the obscene : classical narrative and fabliau politics in fragment one of the Canterbury tales and The legend of good women -- Part II. Fifteenth-century heirs -- 3. The henpecked subject : misogyny, poetry, and masculine community in the writing of John Lydgate -- 4. "Ryth Wikked" : Christian ethics and the unruly holy woman in the Book of Margery Kempe -- 5. Women's work, companionate marriage, and mass death in the biblical drama -- Conclusion. Lessons of the medieval obscene
Control code
033366453
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 303 pages
Isbn
9780812248043
Lccn
2016287128
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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