EN 2CMN: CHAUCER AND MEDIEVAL NARRATIVE

The module introduces students to a representative selection of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, and also invesigates some of the major literary and intellectual influences upon the text in, for example, classical and medieval narrative practice and philosophical thought. Chaucer's narratives are set alongside illustrative samples of comparable narrative texts in the period. However, the main emphasis will be on close study of the range of narrative achievement in the Canterbury Tales.

Term(s) offered: Spring term module; 20 [10 ECTS credits]
Credit: 3.0
General Education: II A 1