Title

Mapping the Muslims: Images of Middle High German Literature of the Thirteenth Century

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publication Date

2011

Publication Title

Contexualizing the Muslim Other in Medieval Christian Discourse

Department

German Studies

Abstract

"This volume broadens the perspective of recent work on the discourse of the Muslim Other in medieval Christendom by investigating pertinent texts, art, and artifacts in Armenian, Old Irish and Breton, Old Norse, Serbo-Croatian, Middle English, Old French, Middle High German, and Spanish culture, situating these local discourses of the Muslim Other in the larger cultural context of proto-Eurocentric discourse"--