Women, Enjoyment, and the Defense of Virtue in Boccaccio's Decameron Hardback
Part of the The New Middle Ages series
Providing new ways of reading Boccaccio's masterpiece, Decameron , Ferme analyzes the dynamics between the women who rule the first half of the story.
Peeling back the many narrative layers within and outside of the framework, this book unearths the complications and trickery surrounding gender and death in Boccaccio's world and culture.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 248 pages, XVI, 248 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 04/06/2015
- Category: Literary studies: classical, early & medieval
- ISBN: 9781137490551