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Dai positivismi ai postmodernismi more. The first study of its kind to make medieval Catalonian writings available to English-speaking audiences, Authoring the Past will be of interest to scholars of history and comparative literature, students of Hispanic and Romance medieval studies, and medievalists who study the chronicle tradition in other languages.
Autobiography as unconventional history: Catalan Chroniclers and Poetic License: Aurell examines these texts to understand the relationship between history and fiction and to track the development of historical genres from genealogies to chronicles, and chivalric to political autobiographies. Rosenstone, California Institute of Technology. Aurell provides many engaging excerpts from the texts, which he renders in English and the shorter ones also in Catalan.
He argues that these Catalonian counts and Aragonese kings were attempting to use their role as authors to legitimize their monarchical status, their growing political and economic power, and their aggressive expansionist policies in the Mediterranean.
Brepols Publishers Publication Date: Rewriting the Middle Ages in the Twentieth Century more. The Dawn of Catalan Autobiography as Chronicle 8. Medievalism has been closely united to national traditions since its beginning, and this book contributes to our understanding of this phenomenon.
Theoretical Perspectives on Historians’ Autobiographies. Jaume Aurell examines texts from the late twelfth to the late fourteenth century—including the Latin Gesta comitum Barcinonensium and jau,e texts in medieval Catalan: He re-places Catalan chroniclers in both their local and their European context, and he analyzes their texts with literary skills as well as historical ones.
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Historical Writings and Historical Authors 1. By reading the lives of these medievalists, we can better understand the development of intellectual history and our notions of developing cultural traditions.
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Authoring the Past surveys medieval Catalan historiography, shedding light on the emergence and evolution of historical writing and autobiography in the Middle Ages, on questions of authority and authorship, and on the links between history and politics during the period. Montserrat Piera, Temple University Speculum. Carr wrote, “study the historian before you begin to study the facts. They actively participated in debates that exceeded strictly academic limits, delving into a wide range of political and cultural issues.
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Beyond the innovations that this book provides to understand the history of medieval Catalonia, the book will be also used broadly because of its ability surell enlighten the emergence and evolution of the medieval historical writing, the practice of the royal autobiography, the idea of authorship, and the relationships between history and politics. Spiegel, Johns Hopkins University. GenreHistoriographyand Genre Theory. Jaume Aurell saurell unav.
Books by Jaume Aurell
A Crooked Line more. English, French PaperbackPaperback The publication is available. Biography and History and archaeology.
The range of the cultural and geographical origins of the medievalists profiled in this volume — from England, Spain, France, Germany, Russia, Portugal, Romania, Poland, Argentina, Bulgaria, United States, Belgium, Holland, and Turkey —best illustrates the global influence of medievalism in the construction, invention, and consolidation of national traditions.
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You may purchase this title at these fine bookstores. New ways of articulating history compete with the traditional model of historical prose. Historical Studies and Rethinking History. The first study of its kind to make medieval Catalonian writings available to English-speaking audiences, Authoring the Past will be of interest to scholars of aureol and comparative literature, students of Hispanic and Romance medieval studies, and medievalists who study the chronicle tradition in other languages.