Literature of Chivalry

Course Number: ENGL 156
Prerequisites: Writing 2 or 50 or 109AA-ZZ or English 10 or upper-division standing
General Education Areas Fulfilled: Writing Requirement, GE Area G Requirement
Catalog Course Entry: ENGL 156
Quarter: Spring 2014
Day(s): MW
Time: 9:30 AM – 10:45 AM
Location: ARTS 1353

Study of texts related to the social and cultural practices of chivalry in the Middles Ages, from the seventh through the fifteenth centuries. The course centers on such texts as "The Battle of Maldon", "The Dream of the Rood", "Sir Orfeo", "Gawain and the Green Knight", "Le Morte D' Arthur", and the Middle English lyrics.