Feminine semiotics and masculine desires: Courtois d'Arras and the proper male reader in the middle ages Journal Article uri icon

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abstract

  • Through a reading of "Courtois d'Arras," the 13th-century French dramatization of the parable of the prodigal son, Cowell examines the connections established in medieval literature and philosophy between the practices of usury, prostitution and trangressive poetics.

publication date

  • January 1, 1996

Full Author List

  • Cowell A

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 16

volume

  • 50

issue

  • 1