skip to content
Arthurian women : a casebook Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Arthurian women : a casebook

Author: Thelma S Fenster
Publisher: New York : Garland Pub., 1996.
Series: Arthurian characters and themes, vol. 3.; Garland reference library of the humanities, vol. 1499.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

This collection gathers recent criticism focusing on female characters in Arthurian literature from the Middle Ages to the present.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Thelma S Fenster
ISBN: 0815306237 9780815306238
OCLC Number: 33947215
Description: lxxvii, 344 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: 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: images of women in Arthurian tradition / 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": women in the Italian Arthurian tradition / Regina Psaki --
Fairy godmothers and fairy lovers / Laurence Harf-Lancner --
From the lake to the fountain: Lancelot and the fairy lover / Anne Berthelot --
Nymue, the chief lady of the lake in Malory's Le Morte dArthur / Sue Ellen Holbrook --
Arthur, Argante, and the ideal vision: an exercise in speculation and parody / Judith H. Anderson --
Iseult of Brittany: a new interpretation of Matthew Arnold's Tristram and Iseult / Barbara Fass Leavy --
In defense of Guenevere / Carole Silver --
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 --
Looking at Elaine: Keats, Tennyson, and the directions of the poetic gaze / Constance W. Hassett and James Richardson --
The Figure of Guenevere in modern drama and fiction / Elisabeth Brewer --
Heterosexual plots and lesbian subtexts: toward a theory of lesbian narrative space in Marion Zimmer Bradley's The Mists of Avalon / Marilyn R. Farwell --
The First and last love: Morgan le Fay and Arthur / Raymond H. Thompson.
Series Title: Arthurian characters and themes, vol. 3.; Garland reference library of the humanities, vol. 1499.
Responsibility: edited with an introduction by Thelma S. Fenster.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"A useful and interesting collection."-Arthuriana "Fester...has done an excellent job of selecting articles to be included in the volume, balancing studies on medieval texts with those of nineteenth- Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33947215> # Arthurian women : a casebook
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "33947215" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Topic/vrouwen> ; # Vrouwen
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Topic/artusepik> ; # Artusepik
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1177912> ; # Women in literature
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007101474> ; # Arthurian romances--History and criticism
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Topic/femmes_dans_la_litterature> ; # Femmes--Dans la littérature
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85077549> ; # Literature, Medieval--History and criticism
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Topic/frauenbild> ; # Frauenbild
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1000151> ; # Literature, Medieval
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#CreativeWork/romans_de_la_table_ronde> ; # Romans de la Table ronde.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1114649> ; # Sex role in literature
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Thing/literature> ; # Literature
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Topic/letterkunde> ; # Letterkunde
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Topic/koning_arthur> ; # Koning Arthur
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Topic/litterature_medievale_themes_motifs> ; # Littérature médiévale--Thèmes, motifs
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/809.933520420902/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/817169> ; # Arthurian romances
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Topic/frau_motiv> ; # Frau
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Person/fenster_thelma_s> ; # Thelma S. Fenster
   schema:datePublished "1996" ;
   schema:description "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: images of women in Arthurian tradition / 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": women in the Italian Arthurian tradition / Regina Psaki -- Fairy godmothers and fairy lovers / Laurence Harf-Lancner -- From the lake to the fountain: Lancelot and the fairy lover / Anne Berthelot -- Nymue, the chief lady of the lake in Malory's Le Morte dArthur / Sue Ellen Holbrook -- Arthur, Argante, and the ideal vision: an exercise in speculation and parody / Judith H. Anderson -- Iseult of Brittany: a new interpretation of Matthew Arnold's Tristram and Iseult / Barbara Fass Leavy -- In defense of Guenevere / Carole Silver -- 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 -- Looking at Elaine: Keats, Tennyson, and the directions of the poetic gaze / Constance W. Hassett and James Richardson -- The Figure of Guenevere in modern drama and fiction / Elisabeth Brewer -- Heterosexual plots and lesbian subtexts: toward a theory of lesbian narrative space in Marion Zimmer Bradley's The Mists of Avalon / Marilyn R. Farwell -- The First and last love: Morgan le Fay and Arthur / Raymond H. Thompson."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/837033459> ;
   schema:genre "Aufsatzsammlung"@en ;
   schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Series/garland_reference_library_of_the_humanities> ; # Garland reference library of the humanities ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Series/arthurian_characters_and_themes> ; # Arthurian characters and themes ;
   schema:name "Arthurian women : a casebook"@en ;
   schema:productID "33947215" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/33947215#PublicationEvent/new_york_garland_pub_1996> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Agent/garland_pub> ; # Garland Pub.
   schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/goettingen/192950002.pdf> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780815306238> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9657651> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/33947215> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#CreativeWork/romans_de_la_table_ronde> # Romans de la Table ronde.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:name "Romans de la Table ronde." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Person/fenster_thelma_s> # Thelma S. Fenster
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Fenster" ;
   schema:givenName "Thelma S." ;
   schema:name "Thelma S. Fenster" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Series/arthurian_characters_and_themes> # Arthurian characters and themes ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33947215> ; # Arthurian women : a casebook
   schema:name "Arthurian characters and themes ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Series/garland_reference_library_of_the_humanities> # Garland reference library of the humanities ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33947215> ; # Arthurian women : a casebook
   schema:name "Garland reference library of the humanities ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Topic/femmes_dans_la_litterature> # Femmes--Dans la littérature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Femmes--Dans la littérature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837033459#Topic/litterature_medievale_themes_motifs> # Littérature médiévale--Thèmes, motifs
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Littérature médiévale--Thèmes, motifs"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007101474> # Arthurian romances--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Arthurian romances--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85077549> # Literature, Medieval--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Literature, Medieval--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1000151> # Literature, Medieval
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Literature, Medieval"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1114649> # Sex role in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sex role in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1177912> # Women in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/817169> # Arthurian romances
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Arthurian romances"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780815306238>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0815306237" ;
   schema:isbn "9780815306238" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.