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The Resource Medieval oral literature, edited by Karl Reichl

Medieval oral literature, edited by Karl Reichl

Label
Medieval oral literature
Title
Medieval oral literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Karl Reichl
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Although problems of orality have been much discussed by medievalists, there is to date no comprehensive handbook on this topic. In 'Medieval Oral Literature' in the 'De Gruyter Lexikon' series, an international team of scholars has provided an in-depth discussion both of theoretical issues and various poetic traditions and genres. In addition to the core areas of the European Middle Ages, Russian, Hebrew, Arabic, Persian and Turkish traditions have also been included
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 809.02
  • 809/.02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
PN671
LC item number
.M377 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Reichl, Karl
Series statement
De Gruyter lexikon
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature, Medieval
  • Oral tradition in literature
  • Folk literature
  • Epic literature
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Epic literature
  • Folk literature
  • Literature, Medieval
  • Oral tradition in literature
  • Mündliche Literatur
  • Mündliche Literatur
Label
Medieval oral literature, edited by Karl Reichl
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Plotting the map of medieval oral literature / Karl Reichl -- Concepts and approaches. Oral theory and medieval literature / John Miles Foley and Peter Ramey -- The written word in context : the early Middle Ages / Michael Richter -- Orality and literacy : the case of Anglo-Saxon England / Katherine O'Brien O'Keeffe -- Performance and performers / Joseph Harris and Karl Reichl -- Oral poetics : the linguistics and stylistics of orality / Thomas A. DuBois -- Oral literature, ritual, and the dialectics of performance / Panagiotis Roilos -- Traditions and genres. Older Germanic poetry, with a note on the Icelandic sagas / Joseph Harris -- Oral tradition and performance in medieval Ireland / Joseph Falaky Nagy -- Medieval German literature : literacy, orality and semi-orality / Jan-Dirk Müller -- Middle English romances and the oral tradition / Ad Putter -- The Chanson de geste and orality / Dominique Boutet -- The Italian cantari between orality and writing / Raffaele Morabito -- Court poetry, village verse : Romanian oral epic in the medieval world / Margaret H. Beissinger -- Hispanic epic and ballad / Roger Wright -- The late-medieval ballad / Thomas Pettitt -- Medieval Greek epic poetry / Elizabeth Jeffreys -- The song of Igor and its medieval context in Russian oral poetry / S.N. Azbelev -- Oral traditions in a literate society : the Hebrew literature of the Middle Ages / Eli Yassif -- Woman's song in medieval western Europe / Anne L. Klinck -- Popular song and the middle English lyric / Karin Boklund-Lagopoulou -- The pastourelle as a popular genre / Lucilla Spetia -- Andalusī-Arabic strophic poetry as an example of literacy hybridization : Ibn Quzmān's 'Zajal 147' (the poet's reluctant repentance) / James T. Monroe -- Orality and the tradition of Arabic epic storytelling / Thomas Herzog -- Orality in medieval Persian literature / Julia Rubanovich -- Medieval Turkish epic and popular narrative / Karl Reichl -- Dramatic pastime, custom and entertainment
Control code
769343060
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 743 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283399692
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 9786613399694
  • 10.1515/9783110241129
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
339969
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769343060
Label
Medieval oral literature, edited by Karl Reichl
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Plotting the map of medieval oral literature / Karl Reichl -- Concepts and approaches. Oral theory and medieval literature / John Miles Foley and Peter Ramey -- The written word in context : the early Middle Ages / Michael Richter -- Orality and literacy : the case of Anglo-Saxon England / Katherine O'Brien O'Keeffe -- Performance and performers / Joseph Harris and Karl Reichl -- Oral poetics : the linguistics and stylistics of orality / Thomas A. DuBois -- Oral literature, ritual, and the dialectics of performance / Panagiotis Roilos -- Traditions and genres. Older Germanic poetry, with a note on the Icelandic sagas / Joseph Harris -- Oral tradition and performance in medieval Ireland / Joseph Falaky Nagy -- Medieval German literature : literacy, orality and semi-orality / Jan-Dirk Müller -- Middle English romances and the oral tradition / Ad Putter -- The Chanson de geste and orality / Dominique Boutet -- The Italian cantari between orality and writing / Raffaele Morabito -- Court poetry, village verse : Romanian oral epic in the medieval world / Margaret H. Beissinger -- Hispanic epic and ballad / Roger Wright -- The late-medieval ballad / Thomas Pettitt -- Medieval Greek epic poetry / Elizabeth Jeffreys -- The song of Igor and its medieval context in Russian oral poetry / S.N. Azbelev -- Oral traditions in a literate society : the Hebrew literature of the Middle Ages / Eli Yassif -- Woman's song in medieval western Europe / Anne L. Klinck -- Popular song and the middle English lyric / Karin Boklund-Lagopoulou -- The pastourelle as a popular genre / Lucilla Spetia -- Andalusī-Arabic strophic poetry as an example of literacy hybridization : Ibn Quzmān's 'Zajal 147' (the poet's reluctant repentance) / James T. Monroe -- Orality and the tradition of Arabic epic storytelling / Thomas Herzog -- Orality in medieval Persian literature / Julia Rubanovich -- Medieval Turkish epic and popular narrative / Karl Reichl -- Dramatic pastime, custom and entertainment
Control code
769343060
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 743 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283399692
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 9786613399694
  • 10.1515/9783110241129
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
339969
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769343060

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