Introduction: discussion of expections, assignments, etc; Chaucer's "To Rosemounde."
John, Revelations (packet); Camille, Glorious Visions, Intro. and Ch 1. Adams, Preface and Ch. I. First equiz must be completed before 2:00.
Hildegard of Bingen, Scivias ( 8-38); Book of Divine Works (62-88); Causes and Cures (103-118); and please spend some time looking at and thinking about the 4 miniatures on the endpapers of the book. Camille, Ch. 2 (71-91).
W Jan 28:
Hildegard of Bingen, Symphonia (119-140); Correspondence: to Bernard of Clairvaux (153-156), Tengswich of Andernach (156-159), Guibert of Gembloux (175-177). Symphonia assignment due (ungraded).
M Feb 2
Dante, Inferno, Cantos I-XVII (71-179; you will probably find it helpful to read the Introduction as well as the notes to each Canto).
Dante, Inferno, Cantos XVIII-XXIV (181-289). Second equiz must be completed before 2:00. Journals from RED group.
Introduction to Middle English; Film: Second Shepherd's Play.
York Play of the Crucifixion (BME 259-261); the Harrowing of Hell (packet). Third equiz must be completed before 2:00. Journals from GREEN group.
Cloud of Unknowing (BME 132-140); Camille, Ch. 3
Julian of Norwich, Revelations (packet). Journals from GOLD group.
Adams, V, VI, X, XI.
St Erkenwald (BME 201-214); Bynum, "Resurrection, Heresy and Burial" (packet).
First paper (4-6 pages) due.
Chaucer, portrait of the Prioress (General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales, packet), Prioress's Tale (BME 306-315).
Adams, XIII. Schoeck, "Chaucer's Prioress"; Biddick, "Genders, Bodies, Borders" (packet). RED
Piers Plowman, Prologue and Passus 1-IV (packet).
Piers Plowman, Passus V 1-104 (BME 143-148); V 105-200, VI and VII (packet). Fourth equiz must be completed before 2:00. GREEN.
Piers, Passus VIII (BME 148-160); excerpts from IX-XIV (packet).
Piers, excerpts from XV-XXII (packet). GOLD.
Chaucer, The Parliament of Fowls; Camille, Ch. 4
The Parliament of Fowls; Camille, Ch. 5. Fifth equiz must be completed before 2:00.
Marie de France, Guigemar, Equitan, Le Fresne, Bisclavret, Lanval, Les Deus Amanz
Marie, Yonec, Laustic, Milun, Chaitivel, Chevrefoil, Eliduc
F Apr 10
Second paper (4-6 pages) due.
Chaucer, The Book of the Duchess ll. 1-709 (packet).
Finish Book of the Duchess. RED
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight I (BME)
SGGK II (packet). GREEN
SGGK III (packet); the Green Man.
SGGK; Dinshaw, "Getting Medieval" (packet). GOLD
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