Notes for ENGL3100 Tues/Thurs 11:10-12:35 26 January 2016
Video: Gentilechis Judith and Halofernes
What is it about the story that is worth retelling?
A woman who is violent
How did the poet influen
Chaucer tells all of the stories in a frame narrative style
General prologue prologue of the tale tale itself
Allows the reader to see the connection between the storyteller and the story.
Pardoner greedy, hypocrite, pr
A straight forward allegory
Has some complexities, but is mostly a 1:1 correspondence
Moral, mystery of Jesus, and religiously motivated
Traditions on Elizabethan theatre.
Disregard for unity
Mostly of time