Chapter 37. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

  1. Peter Brown
  1. Kevin Gustafson

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996355.ch38

A Companion to Medieval English Literature and Culture c.1350-c.1500

A Companion to Medieval English Literature and Culture c.1350-c.1500

How to Cite

Gustafson, K. (2007) Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, in A Companion to Medieval English Literature and Culture c.1350-c.1500 (ed P. Brown), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996355.ch38

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631219736

Online ISBN: 9780470996355

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Keywords:

  • Sir Gawain;
  • green knight;
  • chivalric identity;
  • trawpe;
  • love

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Chivalric Identity

  • Trawþe and Love

  • Female Agency and Cortaysye

  • Beyond Stereotypes