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Performing medieval narrative

"A survey of an investigation into the important question of whether or not medieval narrative was designed for performance"--Provided by publisher
Print Book, English, 2005
D.S. Brewer, Cambridge, 2005
xvi, 261 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
9781843840398, 1843840391
"He was the best teller of tales in the world": performing medieval Welsh narrative / Sioned Davies
The complaint of the makers: Wynnere and Wastoure and the "misperformance topos" in medieval England / Joyce Coleman
Dioneo's repertory: performance and writing in Boccaccio's Decameron / John Ahern
Mise en texte as indicator of oral performance in Old French verse narrative / Keith Busby
Erotic reading in the Middle Ages: performance and re-performance of romance / Evelyn Birge Vitz
Oral performance of written narrative in the medieval French romance Ysaÿe le triste / Marilyn Lawrence
Performing romance: Arthurian interludes in Sarrasin's Le roman du hem (1278) / Nancy Freeman Regalado
Performing fabliaux / Brian J. Levy
Preaching, storytelling, and the performance of short pious narratives / Adrian P. Tudor
Reading, reciting, and performing the Renart / Kenneth Varty
Turkic bard and medieval entertainer: what a living epic tradition can tell us about oral performance of narrative in the Middle Ages / Karl Reichl
Beowulf, the Edda, and the performance of medieval epic: notes from the workshop of a reconstructed "singer of tales" / Benjamin Bagby
The weddynge of Sir Gawen and Dame Ragnell: performance and intertextuality in middle English popular romance / Linda Marie Zaerr
"Une aventure vous dirai": performing medieval narrative / Anne Azéma