超越的可能:作为知识分子的乔叟

超越的可能:作为知识分子的乔叟

内容简介

《超越的可能:作为知识分子的乔叟》简介:
  本书从“知识分子”的视角,以知识分子的社会功能和智慧品质为线索,将“英国诗歌之父”乔叟置于古今中外各种参照系里,结合文学文本分析和对中世纪英国社会、政治、性别和文化状况的追溯,探讨乔叟文学创作与历史语境的互动关系,解读诗人文本策略的社会意义,揭示乔叟不仅具备广义知识分子的博学和智慧,更在某种程度上,扮演了现代知识分子的社会批评者和大众启蒙者的角色,藉此论证乔叟具有超越其时代的现代性,反观当代知识分子研究的局限性。

作者简介

《超越的可能:作为知识分子的乔叟》作者简介:
  丁建宁 1967年生,华东师范大学文学博士。现为南京师范大学外国语学院英语系副主任,副教授,硕士研究生导师。主要研究兴趣为中世纪英语文学、英国现当代文学和英语教育。

目录

《超越的可能:作为知识分子的乔叟》目录:
introduction the problem and the possibility
 chaucer as an intellectual man: a review
 possibility of chaucer as an intellectual
 the layout of the book
chapter one counselor or critic?
 court poet as prince-pleaser, counselor, or critic?
 chaucer’s counseling: the tale of melihee
 between counsel and critique: mirror for prince
chapter two chaucer as a social commentator
 chaucer’s position: in and on the society
 writing as social practice: the nun’s priest’s tale
 women in chaucer’s society: criseydo and wife of bath
 portraying of clerics: prioress, pardoner, and parson
chapter three entertainer, edifier and enlightener
 the role of enlightener: authority negotiated
 literary authority and chaucer’s poetic innovation
 masculine authority vs. feminine experience
chapter four wisdom and/or weakness
 wisdom in art: commenting with strategies
 wisdom in life: chaucer and chinese shi
 weakness or not?
 conclusion possibility of transcending
selected bibliography
 primary sources
 secondary sources