Classic Remarks is a meme hosted here at Pages Unbound that poses questions each Friday about classic literature and asks participants to engage in ongoing discussions surrounding not only themes in the novels but also questions about canon formation, the “timelessness” of literature, and modes of interpretation. 968 more words
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English 2 Western Literature: Lesson 180 Essay- "Are Boccacio's 'Decameron' and Chaucer's 'Canterbury Tales' closer in outlook to Greek and Roman literature then they are to Hebrew, Christian, and Medieval literature?"
I think that Boccacio’s Decameron and Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales have outlooks that correlate closer to Greek and Roman literature than Hebrew, Christian, and medieval literature. In the books it is clear that Boccacio’s and Chaucer’s views had changed from the views of medieval Christians. 1,388 more words