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Literary Influences: Medieval Latin

Literary Influences: Medieval Latin

Brief survey of how Macrobius, Boethius, Bernardus Silvestris, Alan of Lille and others were important constituents of the learned tradition that profoundly shaped ME literature’s form and concerns, from the types of authorial personae to the allegorical entites engaging in debate, where the influence of this tradition on PPl is perceptible.


Szarmach, et al., Medieval England. 437-38.

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Chance, Jane