Arthurian Women: A Casebook

Arthurian Women: A Casebook

by Thelma S. Fenster, Norris J. Lacy

ISBN-10: 0815306237

ISBN-13: 9780815306238

Pub. Date: 03/01/1996

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
Arthurian Characters and Themes Series
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.06(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword, Seeking Guinevere, Sharan Newman * Introduction, Thelma S. Fenster * Love, Honor, and the Exchange of Women in Yvain: Some Remarks on the Female Reader, Roberta L. Krueger * Rewriting Men's Stories: Enide's Disruptive Mouths, E. Jane Burns * "ez ist ir g'artet von mir": Queen Isolde and Princess Isolde in Gottfried von Strassburg's Tristan und Isolde, Ann-Marie Rasmussen * Female Heroes, Heroines, and Counter-Heroes, Maureen Fries * Leaving Morgan Aside: Women, History, and Revisionism in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Sheila Fisher * Enchanted Ground: The Feminine Subtext in Malory, Geraldine Heng * "Le donne antiche e' cavalieri": Arthurian Women in the Italian Tradition, Regina Psaki * Fairy Godmothers and Fairy Lovers, Laurence Harf-Lancer * Chief Lady of the Lake in Malory's Le Morte D'Arthur, Sue Ellen Holbrook * Arthur, Argante, and the Ideal Vision: An Exercise in Speculation and Parody,Judith, H. Anderson * In Defense of Guenevere, Carole Silver * Iseult of Brittany: A New Interpretation of Matthew Arnold's Tristram and Iseult, Barbara Fass Leavy * Looking at Elaine: Keats, Tennyson, and the Directions of the Poetic Gaze, Constance Hassett and James Richardson * Julia Margaret Cameron's Photographic Illustrations to Alfred Tennyson's "The Idylls of the King", Joanne Lukitsh * The Woman's Eye: Four Modern Arthurian Illustrators, Muriel Whitaker * Heterosexual Plots and Lesbian Subtexts: Marion Zimmer Bradley's The Mists of Avalon, Marilyn Farwell * The First and Last Love: Morgan leFay and Arthur, Raymond Thompson

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