Date of Award
Joshua S. Reid
Thesis Professor Department
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Brian J. Maxson
This thesis compares the modes of satire utilized by Dante in the Divine Comedy and Chaucer in theCanterbury Tales, and considers the direct and indirect historical and religious influencers which impacted each author’s satirical style.
East Tennessee State University
Honors Thesis - Open Access
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Carter, Kendra Makenzie, "Necessity Rather than Influence: The Use of Satirical Elements by Dante Alighieri and Geoffrey Chaucer as a Result of the Social Conditions During the Middle Ages" (2019). Undergraduate Honors Theses. Paper 486. https://dc.etsu.edu/honors/486
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