TITLE

GOWER AGONISTES AND CHAUCER ON OVID (AND VIRGIL)

AUTHOR(S)
CARLSON, DAVID R.
PUB. DATE
October 2014
SOURCE
Modern Language Review;Oct2014, Vol. 109 Issue 4, p931
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the literary antagonism between English poets John Gower and Geoffrey Chaucer. The literary rivalry between them was evident in some of their works including Gower's Chaucer greeting in a version of the prologue for "Confessio amantis," Chaucer's moral Gower remark in "Troilus and Criseyde," and Gower's expunction of the Chaucer greeting from redactions of the "Confessio amantis."
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98533714

 

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