publication . Article . 2004

Reflections on a Foxy Trick

Margaret Burrell;
  • Published: 01 Jan 2004 Journal: Florilegium, volume 21, pages 74-82 (issn: 0709-5201, eissn: 2369-7180, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: University of Toronto Press Inc. (UTPress)
The possible explanations for her conduct vary according to her perceived status as either a willing participant or a victim. If she is a willing participant in her capitulation and seduction, there are three reasons why the knight is successful, according to antecedents in the courtly literature of the twelfth century. The Lai de I 'ombre itself has been dated to the first quarter of the thirteenth century and its author was obviously familiar with the conventions of the narrative genre of the lai, the roman courtois, and the fabliau.
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