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November 2022

The Lais of Marie de France

November 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating until November 14, 2022

Flyleaf Books, 752 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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featuring H. M. Cushman, Assistant Professor of English and Comparative Literature   The medieval antecedents of the modern short story —Marie de France is the earliest known French woman poet and her lais—stories in verse based on Breton tales of chivalry and romance—are among the finest of the genre. —Penguin Classics —The Lais of Marie de France changed romantic writing forever, challenging social norms and the views of the church during the twelfth century concerning both love and the role…

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The Lais of Marie de France

November 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating until November 14, 2022

Flyleaf Books, 752 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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featuring H. M. Cushman, Assistant Professor of English and Comparative Literature   The medieval antecedents of the modern short story —Marie de France is the earliest known French woman poet and her lais—stories in verse based on Breton tales of chivalry and romance—are among the finest of the genre. —Penguin Classics —The Lais of Marie de France changed romantic writing forever, challenging social norms and the views of the church during the twelfth century concerning both love and the role…

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