Characterization, Foil, Archetype Notes - Section 2: “And gladly wolde he lerne, and gladly teche.” Putting Chaucer's Tales in Their Social Context

 
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The Genre's the Thing: Understanding Satirical Structures in Chaucer's "The Canterbury Tales"

Unit 7: Take a Little Trip: The Middle Ages and Chaucer
Lesson 6 of 11

Objective: SWBAT analyze Chaucer's satire through their knowledge about genre structure in the epic, Arthurian Romance, literary confessional, and exemplum.

Big Idea: Satire builds on genre.

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English / Language Arts, archetype, Literature, Fictional Literature, characterization, satire, Chaucer, The Canterbury Tales, Estates, Genre
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