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Medieval Ovid: Frame Narrative and Political Allegory

  • Amanda J. Gerber

Part of the The New Middle Ages book series (TNMA)

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About this book

Introduction

Ovid's Metamorphoses played an irrefutably important role in the integration of pagan mythology in Christian texts during the Middle Ages. This book is the only study to consider this Ovidian revival as part of a cultural shift disintegrating the boundaries between not only sacred and profane literacy but also between academic and secular politics.

Keywords

Medieval Literature Middle Ages Ovid

Authors and affiliations

  • Amanda J. Gerber
    • 1
  1. 1.Eastern New Mexico UniversityUSA

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