WORLD LITERATURE I (ENG 251)

Interesting Web Sites for Unit 4

Dr. Diane Thompson, NVCC, ELI



Dante and Others: poetry and prose Paola and Franscesca da Rimini: Rossetti paints them in love and in hell.
Digital Dante Amores [Ovid]: Translated by Christopher Marlowe; a major text in the ancient tradition of the passion of love.
Troy Web Site: Romance Eliduc: by Marie de France; the story that most closely follows Andrew's "rules of love"
Hollander: "Dante's Virgil: A Light that Failed" Lanval: by Marie de France; a knight beloved by a Fairy Queen.
"The Uncanonical Dante: The Divine Comedy And Islamic Philosophy: An essay by Paul A. Cantor The Lais of Marie de France: a Wikipedia site; much good information, but be careful....it is not always edited by experts.
Meeting of Dante and Beatrice in Paradise: by Rossetti Giovanni Boccaccio: from Wikipedia
The Secret History of Virgil: Virgil as a magician Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index
"Medieval Chivalry" by Dr. Richard Abels, U.S. Navel Academy Decameron Web: a thorough site from Brown University
Art of the Middle Ages The Popul Vuh: an etext; translated by Lewis Spence
Amiens Cathedral: photo images and computer-graphics  


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