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By Ahuvia Kahane, Andrew Laird

The Prologue of Apuleius' leading edge novel, the Metamorphoses (or Golden Ass), has captivated readers and students from the Renaissance to the current day. This quantity incorporates a new textual content and translation of the Prologue and quite a lot of essays which spotlight its value for college kids of Classical literature and glossy literary thought.

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Dowling. ȱAlbrechtȱClassen. ȱGroningenȱStudiesȱinȱCulturalȱChange,ȱXVIȱ(Leuven,ȱParis,ȱandȱDudley,ȱMA:ȱPeeters, 2005). ȱKeller,ȱ“Wald,ȱWälder:ȱStreifzügeȱdurchȱeinenȱTopos” (927–41);ȱ eadem,ȱ “Wüste”ȱ (997–1007),ȱ Burgen,ȱ Länder,ȱ Orteȱ (seeȱ noteȱ 61)ȱ ;ȱ Albrechtȱ Classen,ȱ “CaughtȱonȱanȱIsland:ȱGeographicȱandȱSpiritualȱIsolationȱinȱMedievalȱGermanȱCourtlyȱLiterature: HerzogȱErnst,ȱGregorius,ȱTristan,ȱandȱPartonopierȱundȱMeliur,”ȱStudiaȱNeophilologicaȱ79ȱ(2007):ȱ69–80. ȱHicks. PACT,ȱ31ȱ(Strasbourg:ȱConseilȱdeȱl’Europe,ȱ1990).

Wooding (Dublin:ȱFourȱCourtsȱPress,ȱ2000). ȱTheyȱwereȱlikeȱherdsȱlyingȱinȱpastures. ȱThereȱwouldȱbeȱnoȱproblemȱtodayȱtoȱtransform theȱNavigatioȱintoȱaȱfilmȱscriptȱsinceȱtheȱprotagonistsȱcrossȱfromȱtheȱmaterialȱtoȱthe spiritualȱdimension,ȱandȱthenȱbackȱagain. 93ȱ AlthoughȱweȱcanȱcertainlyȱacceptȱtheȱgeneralȱviewpointȱthatȱtheȱearlyȱMiddle Agesȱknewȱvirtuallyȱnothingȱaboutȱecocriticalȱapproachesȱtoȱnature,ȱandȱinstead utilizedȱnatureȱasȱtheȱdomainȱgivenȱtoȱpeopleȱbyȱGod’sȱgraceȱpurelyȱforȱtheirȱown use,ȱitȱwouldȱbeȱerroneousȱtoȱtreatȱearlyȬmedievalȱstatementsȱtowardȱtheȱrural spaceȱasȱcompletelyȱdeterminedȱbyȱanȱallegoricalȱorȱevenȱanagogicalȱperspective.

Borlik,ȱEcocriticismȱandȱEarlyȱModernȱEnglishȱLiterature:ȱGreenȱPastures. ȱUnderȱtheȱSignȱof Nature:ȱExplorationsȱinȱEcocriticismȱ(Charlottesville:ȱUniversityȱofȱVirginiaȱPress,ȱ2010). 36ȱ(online). ȱ byȱ Katharyn Dunhamȱ(NewȱYork:ȱParagonȱHouse,ȱ1990). ȱIȱoweȱtheseȱreferencesȱtoȱRichardȱKeyser’sȱreviewȱ(seeȱnoteȱ71). ȱTheȱNew MiddleȱAgesȱ(Houndmills,ȱBasingstoke,ȱHampshire,ȱandȱNewȱYork:ȱPalgraveȱMacmillan,ȱ2009). ȱManchesterȱMedieval Literatureȱ(Manchester,ȱUKȱandȱNewȱYork:ȱManchesterȱUniversityȱPress;ȱNewȱYork:ȱPalgrave, 2007).

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