IMC 2003: Sessions

Session 1108: Marie de France, I

Wednesday 16 July 2003, 11.15-12.45

Sponsor:International Marie de France Society
Organiser:Minnie B. Sangster, North Carolina Central University
Moderator/Chair:Minnie B. Sangster, North Carolina Central University
Paper 1108-aMarie Translatrix: La Vei de Sainte Audrée
(Language: English)
Rupert T. Pickens, Department of French, University of Kentucky
Paper 1108-bThe Power of Prayer: Motivic Intertextuality in the Works of Marie de France
(Language: English)
Judith Barban, Department of Modern & Classical Languages, Winthrop University, South Carolina
Index terms: Hagiography, Language and Literature - French/ Occitan
Paper 1108-cComparative Study of Marie de France's Espurgatoire Seint Patriz and the Vie Seinte Audree
(Language: English)
June Hall McCash, Department of Foreign Languages & Literatures, Middle Tennessee State University
Index terms: Language and Literature - French/ Occitan, Medievalism and Antiquarianism

The papers in this session will examine secular and spiritual aspects of the works of Marie de France: Lais, Fables, Espurgatoire de Seint Patriz; and La Vie de Seinte Audree, often attributed to Marie; as well as a comparison of Marie’s writings with the work of another medieval woman writer, Hildegard of Bingen.