• Appel à communication: The Invention of Greek Origins

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    The Invention of Greek origins in the textual and visual cultures of pre-modern Europe (1100-1600) Direction: Catherine Gaullier-Bougassas Espace Baïetto, MESHS, Lille , 15-16 Jun 23 Deadline: Jun 1, 2022 In 1176, Chrétien de Troyes expressed the idea of a heritage whose cradle would be Greece, the origin of “chivalry” and “clergy”, in the famous Cligès prologue: “Ce nos ont nostre livre apris / qu'an Grece ot de chevalerie / le premier los et de clergie”. The purpose of such a discourse is to rely on origins to create a continuity through the use of translatio imperii et studii, and thus...
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