Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index

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1. Record Number: 10163
Author(s): Peterlongo, Daria.
Title : Il "compagnonnage" nella leggenda di "Ami et Amile": amicizia e amore nel Medioevo [The chanson de geste "Ami et Amile" deals mostly with male friendship. The leading female characters exist only to give the men sexual pleasure. Even Ami's marriage to the Emperor's daughter is modelled on male friendship. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Medioevo Romanzo , 18., ( 1993):  Pages 423 - 441.
Year of Publication: 1993.

2. Record Number: 12803
Author(s): Aird, William M
Title : Seduction and Suppression in 'Ami et Amile' [The author analyzes the trope of seduction in Ami et Amile in order to argue that women are introduced to the chanson de geste so that they can then be expelled; their exclusion ensures the integrity of the masculine collectivity. Title note supplied by Feminae.]
Source: French Studies , 44., 2 ( 1990):  Pages 129 - 142.
Year of Publication: 1990.