Medievalist Enlightenment: From Charles Perrault to Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Medievalist Enlightenment: From Charles Perrault to Jean-Jacques Rousseau

by Alicia C. Montoya

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781843843429
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer, Limited
Publication date: 03/21/2013
Series: Medievalism Series , #2
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements vii

Introduction 1

I Conceptualizing the Medieval

1 A Sense of the Past: Ancients, Moderns, and the Medieval 17

2 The Medievalist Rhetorics of Enlightenment 43

II Reimagining the Medieval

3 Survivals: Reading the Medieval Roman at the Dawn of the Enlightenment 71

4 Continuities: The Medieval as Performance 107

5 Reconfigurations: Medievalism and Desire, Between Eros and Agape 145

III Studying the Medieval

6 The Invention of Medieval Studies 185

Conclusion: Medievalism as an Alternative Modernity 221

Bibliography 225

Index 241

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