La peau de centaure à la frontière de l'humanité et de l'animalité

Sébastien Douchet

Micrologus: Natura, scienze e società medievali. Nature, Sciences and Medieval Societies, 13, 2005, 285-312

Focuses in particular on this image in the prose romance Chevalier du Papegau, arguing that the skin is where the transition between the two characters of this mythical beast is most clearly revealed; providing also general cultural and historical context on the centaur as man-beast hybrid.

Language: French

ISSN: 1123-2560


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