Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index

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1. Record Number: 5380
Author(s): Burch, Sally L.
Title : Amadas et Ydoine, "Cliges" and the Impediment of Crime [the author uses the attitude of the "Amadas" poet toward adultery to argue that Chrétien may not have intended the marriage of Cliges and Fenice to have been a happy conclusion; instead the marriage of the adulterers may have been an indication of how decadent their society had become].
Source: Forum for Modern Language Studies , 36., 2 (April 2000):  Pages 185 - 195.
Year of Publication: 2000.

2. Record Number: 4504
Title : A Women is Like… [the author examines three heroines in Chrétien de Troyes and Marie de France; she argues that they are compared to horses and birds in order to indicate their unreliable sexuality]
Source: Romance Quarterly , 46., 2 (Spring 1999):  Pages 67 - 73.
Year of Publication: 1999.

3. Record Number: 287
Author(s): Ciggaar, Krijnie.
Title : Encore une fois Chrétien de Troyes et la "matière byzantine": La révolution des femmes au palais de Constantinople
Source: Cahiers de Civilization Médiévale , 38., 3 (Juillet-Sept. 1995):  Pages 267 - 274.
Year of Publication: 1995.

4. Record Number: 13348
Author(s): Laurie, Helen C. R
Title : Cligés and the Legend of Abelard and Heloise [The author argues that Chrétien was inspired by Heloise's letters to represent the emotions of love. Title note supplied by Feminae.]
Source: Zeitschrift für Romanische Philologie , 107., 40241 ( 1991):  Pages 324 - 342.
Year of Publication: 1991.