Medieval Literature and Culture
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Chaucer's "The Canterbury Tales"?
The court of Richard II
The literary tradition
How is the lai similar to a medieval romance?
Both include stacked tales in a single sequential narrative.
Both have courtly love as their central theme.
Both are designed in an episodic manner.
Both are usually intended to be sung as hymns.
Which of the following texts are associated with the alliterative revival?
"The Dream of the Rood"
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
The turbulent years of the 14th century witnessed a blending of language and culture that led to the rise of Middle English. Which of the following events led to the nickname "the era of catastrophes"?
The Hundred Years War
The Great Schism
The Black Plague
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Which text is an example of a poem structured as a vision to convey the theme of salvation?
The Battle of Maldon
The Dream of the Rood
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