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Nine medieval poems

An uplifting episode of fun medieval poetry! This week, Danièle reads nine of her favorites poems, which tell of a student who wants to enjoy the day, a priest and a wolf, pet peeves about courtly love, a goliard’s feast, and more.

You can read these poems in books such as The Portable Medieval Reader, The Fabliaux, A Choice of Anglo-Saxon Verse, Troubadour Poems From the South of France and The Service of Ladies


You can read The Ruin at the Old English Poetry Project

You can read The Goliard’s Feast from the Harley 23 Mansucript

See also Danièle’s article Meet the Real Ulrich von Liechtenstein

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Top Image: Bibliothèque nationale de France MS Français 19156 fol. 6v