The events in Odessa at 17 February 2020

Love in the Middle ages

17 February 2020, 19:00
category: lecture
place: Location (look in the description)

A distinguished literary historian and writer Clive staples Lewis said "Love in our sense of the word had existed neither in ancient nor in medieval literature." And if love did not exist in the literature, then it did not exist in real life? Around the topic of love in the middle Ages there are a few myths:  love, in the modern sense of the word, in the Middle ages did not exist;  love and marriage medieval man things are not compatible (from peasant to king, was possible only marriage by agreement);  famous courtoisie of love took place purely in literary works, and if it existed in practice, was merely Platonic feelings. To refute these myths, as well as deal with the actual medieval stories of love try — postgraduate student and lecturer at the world history Department of ONU im. Mechnikov Vadim Chepigana Illustrations of what was actually a medieval love will be: Krimgold and Siegfried, Eloise and Abelard, Edward the Black Prince and Joan the fair maid of Kent, Pedro And justice, the Cruel and inês de Castro, Marjorie Bruce and John Paston and others. When: 17 Feb, 19:00 Where: Odessa Factory Group (vul. Transfiguration, 11) Entrance by pre-retr: Cost: Free donation (REC.the amount of 100 UAH)  Information partner telegrams-channel 7:40

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