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The Resource Serious play : desire and authority in the poetry of Ovid, Chaucer, and Ariosto, Robert W. Hanning

Serious play : desire and authority in the poetry of Ovid, Chaucer, and Ariosto, Robert W. Hanning

Label
Serious play : desire and authority in the poetry of Ovid, Chaucer, and Ariosto
Title
Serious play
Title remainder
desire and authority in the poetry of Ovid, Chaucer, and Ariosto
Statement of responsibility
Robert W. Hanning
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Comic poets are inspired best by the bittersweet nature of their art-the thrill of skewering the world's power elite while nevertheless being dependent on their support. Ovid, Chaucer, and Ariosto were extremely attuned to the dynamics of this relationship, with Ovid suffering most from his comedic missteps. Their audacity and acute insight are the very elements that make their work so appealing centuries after their subjects have stumbled off the stage. Through a careful and imaginative analysis of Ovid's amatory poetry, Chaucer's dream poems and excerpts from the Canterbury Tal
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hanning, Robert W
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
University seminars/Leonard Hastings Schoff memorial lectures
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ovid
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • Ariosto, Lodovico
  • Ariosto, Lodovico
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • Ovid
  • Comic, The, in literature
  • Desire in literature
  • Authority in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Authority in literature
  • Comic, The, in literature
  • Desire in literature
Label
Serious play : desire and authority in the poetry of Ovid, Chaucer, and Ariosto, Robert W. Hanning
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ovid's amatory poetry: Rome in a comic mirror -- Chaucer: dealing with the authorities; or, Twisting the nose that feeds you -- Ariosto's Orlando Furioso: confusion multiply confounded; or, Astray in the forest of desire
Control code
ocn774284335
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 286 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231526395
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/hann15210
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgt81m
  • b1ae42f8-6fe7-48d9-989d-056a2126d71d
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)774284335
Label
Serious play : desire and authority in the poetry of Ovid, Chaucer, and Ariosto, Robert W. Hanning
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ovid's amatory poetry: Rome in a comic mirror -- Chaucer: dealing with the authorities; or, Twisting the nose that feeds you -- Ariosto's Orlando Furioso: confusion multiply confounded; or, Astray in the forest of desire
Control code
ocn774284335
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 286 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231526395
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/hann15210
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgt81m
  • b1ae42f8-6fe7-48d9-989d-056a2126d71d
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)774284335

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