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—La Bruyère

David Hult

David Hult


  • Office Location: 4222 Dwinelle
  • Office Hours: Mondays 11 - 12 (except 9-10 on Jan. 28, March 4, Apr. 8 and 29) and Wednesdays 2 - 3

Medieval French literature; Chrétien de Troyes, Jean de Meun; allegory; literary theory and hermeneutics; text editing and related disciplines.

Publications include:

“AllĂ©gories de la SexualitĂ© dans l’Ovide MoralisĂ©,” Cahiers de Recherches MĂ©diĂ©vales (XIIIe – XVe s.), special edition, “Lectures et usages d’Ovide (XIIIe-XVe siècles,” Vol. IX (2002), 53-70.

La Mort du roi Arthur. Nouvelle édition critique, traduction, présentation et notes. Paris: Livre de Poche (coll. «Lettres gothiques»), 2009.

The Debate of the Romance of the Rose. Edited and translated, with introduction and notes. “The Other Voice in Early Modern Europe.” Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2010.