MEDIAEVAL ENGLISH LITERATURE

Second cycle degree in EUROPEAN AND AMERICAN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES

Campus: PADOVA

Language: English

Teaching period: First Semester

Lecturer: ALESSANDRA PETRINA

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 9


Syllabus
Prerequisites: A good knowledge of modern English is required; familiarity with literary English is also desirable.
Examination methods: Oral exam, in English.
Course unit contents: Introduction to Middle English literature, with a selection of representative authors and texts. Geoffrey Chaucer: Troilus and Criseyde. Robert Henryson: The Testament of Cresseid. Shakespeare: Troilus and Cressida.