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Chaucer's Pardoner and Gender Theory: Bodies of Discourse (The New Middle Ages)
Chaucer’s Pardoner and Gender Theory, the first book-length treatment of the character, examines the Pardoner in Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales from the perspective of both medieval and twentieth-century theories of sex, gender, and erotic practice. Sturges argues for a discontinuous, fragmentary reading of this character and his tale that is genuinely both premodern and post...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published March 2nd 2000 by Palgrave Macmillan
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