Andreas Capellanus, The Art of Courtly Love
(Univ. Bkstore and OUGL): pp. 28-211
F Feb 6 MIDTERM EXAM
W Feb 11 Popes and emperors
Th Feb 12 DISCUSSION:
Villehardouin, “The Conquest of Constantinople” in
Shaw, Chronicles of the Crusades (Univ. Bkstore and OUGL): pp. 29-160.
Peters, Europe and the Middle Ages, pp. 277-308.
F Feb 13 MOVIE: “The Crucible of Europe”
M Feb 16 NO CLASS – PRESIDENTS’ DAY
T Feb 17 Heresy, crusade, and inquisition
W Feb 18 The rise of the universities
Th Feb 19 The urban mind
F Feb 20 DISCUSSION:
Bonaventura, The Mind’s Road to God, trans. Boas
(Univ. Bkstore and OUGL)
Peters, Europe and the Middle Ages: pp. 308-54
M Feb 23 Economy and society in the thirteenth century
T Feb 24 Slide lecture: Medieval women at work
W Feb 25 The expression and suppression of female piety
Th Feb 26 DISCUSSION:
The Romance of the Rose, ed. Frances Horgan (Univ.
Bkstore): pp. 3-61, 111-245, 300-335. NOTE: if you are using the Dahlberg edition instead of Horgan’s, read pp. 311-88, 138-269, and 321-354.
F Feb 27 Slide lecture: Hildegard of Bingen
5-7 PAGE PRIMARY SOURCE PAPER DUE IN CLASS FRIDAY, FEB. 27TH