Chapter 4. Rabelais and French Renaissance Satire

  1. Ruben Quintero
  1. Edwin M. Duval

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996959.ch5

A Companion to Satire

A Companion to Satire

How to Cite

Duval, E. M. (2007) Rabelais and French Renaissance Satire, in A Companion to Satire (ed R. Quintero), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470996959.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405119559

Online ISBN: 9780470996959



  • satire of spanish golden age;
  • spanish renaissance;
  • period of transition;
  • satire;
  • burlesque form


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • A Renaissance of Menippean Satire

  • Satire in the Works of Rabelais

  • The Early Works

  • The Late Works

  • A Renaissance of Verse Satire

  • New Directions in Late Renaissance Satire