IMC 2008: Sessions

Session 623: Monstrous Progeny: Unnatural Offspring and Filial Impiety in Old French Literature

Tuesday 8 July 2008, 11.15-12.45

Organiser:Sara I. James, Centre for Medieval Studies, University of Hull
Moderator/Chair:James R. Simpson, Centre for Medieval & Renaissance Studies, University of Glasgow
Paper 623-aNo Way to Treat your Mother: Understanding Petit Jehan de Saintré's Rage
(Language: English)
Catherine Emerson, Department of French, National University of Ireland, Galway
Index terms: Education, Gender Studies, Language and Literature - French or Occitan, Mentalities
Paper 623-b'You Little Monster!': The Epic Infant and Unnatural Natures
(Language: English)
Sara I. James, Centre for Medieval Studies, University of Hull
Index terms: Education, Gender Studies, Language and Literature - French or Occitan, Mentalities
Paper 623-cMonstrous Births and Father-Son Conflict in the 12th-Century Roman d'Alexandre
(Language: English)
Catherine E. Léglu, Department of French Studies, University of Reading
Index terms: Gender Studies, Language and Literature - French or Occitan, Mentalities
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