Celestina and Castilian humanism at the end of the fifteenth century

by Ciriaco MoroМЃn Arroyo

Publisher: Center for Medieval & Early Renaissance Studies, Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies in Binghamton, N.Y

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Rojas, Fernando de, d. 1541,
  • Humanism in literature,
  • Humanism -- Spain -- History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementCiriaco Morón Arroyo.
SeriesOccasional papers / Center for Medieval & Early Renaissance Studies ;, no. 3, Occasional papers (State University of New York at Binghamton. Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies) ;, no. 3.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ6428 .M66 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. ;
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1114677M
ISBN 100866981446
LC Control Number94040654

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Celestina and Castilian Humanism at the End of the Fifteenth Century is the third in a series of publications occasioned by the annual Bernardo Lecture at the Center for Medieval and Early Renaissance Studies (CEMERS) at Binghamton University.

This series is designed to make available to a broad audience studies on a wide variety of subjects by leading medieval and Renaissance. E-Book ISBN: Celestina in the Context of Fifteenth-Century Castilian Vernacular Humanism.

Minerva’s Dog and Other Problematic Points in Celestina’s Text. The Physical and the Political Urban Space in Celestina. Magic in Celestina. Lovesickness and the Problematical Text of Celestina, Act : Joseph T. Snow.

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At the end of the Hundred Years’ War inEurope was peaceful for a while as. At the end of the fifteenth century, the Castilian nobility is getting reorganised. Until then, nobility was profoundly linked to chivalry, but at that time, chivalry is opening to newcomers with.

The last part of the book persuasively analyzes the creation of spaces in the Renaissance tragicomedy—most especially, Celestina’s house—that enable male and female characters to express their desires in new ways (“The Desire to Belong and the Body Politic” and “Precincts of Contention: Locating Desire and Ideology in Celestina ”).

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The book is considered one of the greatest works of Spanish literature, and marks the end of medieval literature and the beginning of the literary Renaissance in Spain. Out of that imposing corpus, the twelve chosen pieces are linked by a shared theme indicated in the book’s title: (the structure, evolution and exercise of) political power in Castilian society between the thirteenth and the fifteenth centuries.

In A Companion to Celestina, Enrique Fernandez brings together twenty-three hitherto unpublished contributions on the Tragicomedia de Calisto y Melibea, popularly known as Celestina (c.

) written by leading experts who summarize, evaluate and expand on previous studies. The resulting chapters offer the non-specialist an overview of Celestina studies. Fifteenth-Century Spanish Poetry The beginning of the fifteenth century witnessed a considerable outburst of poetic activity in Spain, particularly so in the kingdom of Castile, which would become.

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InA Companion to Celestina, Enrique Fernandez brings together twenty-three hitherto unpublished contributions on theTragicomedia de Calisto y Melibea, popularly known asCelestina(c.

) written by leading experts who summarize, evaluate and expand on previous resulting chapters offer the non-specialist an overview of Celestina studies.

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The fact that humanism took hold with a very promising outlook at the end of the fifteenth century through the efforts of Nebrija and ended in disillusionment at the close of the sixteenth century with the death of Sanchez de las Brozas, persecuted by the Inquisition, moved Gil Fernandez to explore the underlying causes of the incomprehension.

As far back as Inez Macdonald’s “Some Observations on the Celestina” was in vogue, and this was followed by: Frederick A. de Armas’s “The Demoniacal in ‘La Celestina,’” Ciriaco Morón Arroyo’s Celestina and Castilian Humanism at the End of the Fifteenth Century, Louise M.

Haywood’s “Models for Mourning. The Castilian scholars of the close of the fifteenth, and the beginning of the sixteenth century, may take rank with their illustrious contemporaries of Italy. They could not indeed achieve such brilliant results in the discovery of the remains of antiquity, for such remains had been long.

As the fifteenth century drew to a close, one of the most extraordinary works of Spanish literary history appeared. Not quite theatre, not quite novel, La Celestina is a dialogued action with no narrative, description, or stage directions.

Its first edition contained sixteen acts and was published anonymously. converso poet Rodrigo Cota or Juan de Mena composed the first act.

La Celestina relays the story of the noble young lovers, Calisto and Melibea, who are brought together by Celestina, a procuress and former prostitute. The ending is tragic with the accidental death of Calisto, the murder of Celestina, and the suicide of Melibea.

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Stephen Gilman's "La Celestina" and the Spain of Fernando de Rojas adds a new dimension to critical studies of the fifteenth-century masterpiece. Using the text of La Celestina as well as public and private archives in Spain, Mr. Oilman.PDF | On Jan 1,Peter Cocozzella published A Catalan Cobla Sparsa of the Fifteenth Century: An Icon of Ambivalence in the Misogynistic Background of Celestina, Act I | Find, read and cite.