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Bibliography on Aucassin et Nicolette

Laughter, Love and Chivalry: Society and Culture in the French Middle Ages, 2017/18, Semester 1, 2
Rosalind Brown Grant
r.brown-grant@leeds.ac.uk
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Bibliography on Aucassin et Nicolette

1. Etudes générales:

Brown-Grant, Rosalind, French Romance of the Later Middle Ages: Gender, Morality, and Desire, (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008), ch. 2, (BL French C-0.31 Bro)

Colby, Alice M., The portrait in twelfth-century French literature : an example of the stylistic originality of Chrétien de Troyes, (Genève: Droz, 1965). (BL French B-11 Chr/C)

Ménard, Philippe, Le rire et le sourire dans le roman courtois en France au moyen âge (1150-1250), (Genève: Droz, 1969). (BL French B-O.32 Men)

Payen, Jean-Charles, Le moyen âge. 1, Des origines à 1300, vol. 1, (Paris: Arthaud, 1970), pages 146-79, (EBL Student Ref French A-0.31 Lit).

2. Etudes spécifiques:

Bellenger, Yvonne, "Aucassin et Nicolette ou le charme discret de l'insoumission", Stanford French review. 2 (1978), 47-50. (BL French-0.01 Stu, and EBL HDC B0417)

Brownlee, Kevin, "Discourse as proueces in Aucassin et Nicolette", Yale French studies. 70 (1986), 167-82. (BL French A-0.01 Yal).

Cobby, Anne Elizabeth, Ambivalent conventions : formula and parody in Old French, (Amsterdam: Rodopi, 1995), ch. 3. (BL French B-0.31 Cob)

Dufournet, Jean, ed., Aucassin et Nicolette, (Paris: Garnier Flammarion, 1984), deuxième édition, "Préface", 3-40.

Garreau, Joseph E., "Et si Aucassin et Nicolette n'était qu'`une histoire d'amour fort simple'?", Modern language studies 15,4 (1985), 184-93. (EBL HDC G0297).

Gilbert, Jane, "The practice of gender in Aucassin et Nicolette", Forum for modern language studies., 33,3 (1997), pp. 217-228.

Hunt, Tony, "La parodie médiévale: le cas d'Aucassin et Nicolette", Romania. 100 (1979), 341-81. (BL Romance A-0.01 Rom and EBL HDC H0460 and H0461 ).
Article available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.

Kay, Sarah, "Genre, parody and spectacle", in The Cambridge Companion to Medieval French Literature, (Cambridge: CUP, 2008), pp. 167-180.

Lacy, Norris J., "Courtliness and comedy in Aucassin et Nicolette", in Norris J. Lacy and Jerry C. Nash, eds, Essays in Early French Literature Presented to Barbara M. Craig, (York, S. Carolina: French Literature Publications Co.: 1982), 65-72. (EBL HDC L0245).
Article available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.

Martin, June Hall, Love's fools - Aucassin, Troilus, Calisto and the parody of the courtly lover, (London: Tamesis Books Ltd, 1972). (BL Gen Lit B-2.5 Mar and EBL Gen Lit B-2.5 Mar).

Micha, Alexandre, "En relisant Aucassin et Nicolette", Le moyen âge. 65 (1959), 279-92 (BL French A-0.01 Moy).

Pensom, Roger, "Form and meaning in Aucassin et Nicolette", in David A. Trotter, ed., Littera et sensus : essays on form and meaning in medieval French literature, presented to John Fox, (Exeter: Exeter University Press, 1989), 63-72. (BL French B-0.30 Tro)
Article available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.

Pensom, Roger, Aucassin et Nicolete : the poetry of gender and growing up in the French Middle Ages, (Bern: Peter Lang, 1999).

Rogger, Kaspar, "Etude descriptive de la chantefable Aucassin et Nicolette", Zeitschrift fur Romanische Philologie 67 (1951), 409-57 and 70 (1954), 1-58. (BL Romance A-O.01 Zei)

Sargent, Barbara Nelson, "Parody in Aucassin et Nicolette: some further considerations", The French Review.43,4 (1970), 597-605. (BL French A0.01 Fre).

Smith, Nathaniel B., "Aucassin et Nicolette as stylistic comedy", Kentucky Romance Quarterly 26 (1979), 479-90. (EBL HDC S0611)
Article available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.

Smith, Nathaniel B., "The uncourtliness of Nicolette", in Raymond J. Cormier, ed., Essays on Medieval and Modern French Literature in Memory of James D. Powell and Rosemary Hodgins, (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1977), 169-82. (EBL HDC S0612)
Article available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.

Spraycar, Rudy S., "Genre and convention in Aucassin et Nicolette", The Romanic review. 76,1 (1985), 94-115. (BL Romance A-0.01 Rom and EBL HDC S0613).
Article available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.

Szabics, Imre, "Amour et prouesse dans Aucassin et Nicolette" in Jean-Claude Aubailly et al., eds, Et c'est la fin pour quoy sommes ensemble : hommage à Jean Dufournet : littérature, histoire et langue du Moyen Âge., 3 vols, (Paris: Champion, 1993), vol. 3, 1341-9. (BL French B-0.03 Duf and EBL HDC S0614 and S0615).
Article available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.

Tattersall, Jill, "Social observation and comment in Aucassin et Nicolette", Neuphilologische Mitteilungen 86,4 (1985), 551-65. (EBL HDC T0218 and T0219).

Vance, Eugene, "The word at heart: Aucassin et Nicolette as a medieval comedy of language", Yale French studies. 45 (1970), 33-51. (BL French A-0.01 Yal)

Woods, William S., "The Aube in Aucassin et Nicolette", in John Mahoney and John Esten Keller, eds, Mediaeval Studies in Honor of Urban T. Holmes, (Chapel Hill: University of North Caroline Press, 1965), University of North Carolina Studies in Romance Languages and Literatures, 56), 209-15. (EBL HDC W0484)
Article available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.

Williamson, Joan B., "Naming as a source of irony in Aucassin et Nicolette", Studi francesi. new series 51 (1973), 401-9. (BL French A-0.01 Stu).

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Online Course Readings

Burgess, Glyn S, The Lais of Marie de France, (London: Penguin, 1999)
Introduction available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.

Cuevas, Manuel Bruna, "Le style indirect libre chez Marie de France", Revue de Linguistique Romane. v.52. (1988), 421-446.
Article available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.

Frappier, Jean, "Remarques sur la structure du lai: Essai de définition et de classement", in Frappier, Jean,  La littérature narrative d'imagination des genres littéraires aux techniques d'expression : Colloque de Strasbourg, 23-25 avril 1959. (Paris: Presses universitaires de France, 1961), 23-37.
Extract available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.

Lawson, Lise, "La structure du récit dans les Lais de Marie de France", in Burgess, Glyn,  Court and poet : selected proceedings of the Third Congress of the International Courtly Literature Society, (Liverpool: Francis Cairns, 1981) 233-240.
Article available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.

Vitz, Evelyn Birge, "The lais of Marie de France : "narrative grammar" and the literary text", The Romanic review. v.74 (no.5), (1983) 383-404.
Article available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.

Flori, Jean, "Seigneurie, noblesse et chevalerie dans les lais de Marie de France", Romania, v.108 (no.2), (1987) 183-206.
Article available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.

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