Crossing Borders: Love Between Women in Medieval French and Arabic Literatures

Literary essay

Sahar Amer

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 264 pages

File size: 1.6 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Crossing Borders explores cross-cultural representations of gender and sexual practices in the medieval French and Arabic traditions. Amer demonstrates that the medieval Arabic tradition on eroticism played a determining role in French literary writings on gender and sexuality in the Middle Ages.