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Unformatted text preview: Clover introduces Steblin-Kamenskij, who argues that it is anachronistic to associate medieval sagas to an “author”, since they had a different view/style of “authorship”. Interestingly, source analysts try to chronologically order manuscripts and texts. Unfortunately, it is difficult to pin down because the lateness of the manuscripts, the anonymity of the authors, the relative homogeneity of the polations. In short, Clover introduces not only the anachronistic idea, but as well as foreign influence, narrative techniques, laws and politics, feminism, social history, “forbidden love”, and many more....
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2011 for the course SCANDIN 5B taught by Professor Ian during the Spring '11 term at University of California, Berkeley.
- Spring '11