Chaucer's Tears.

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  • Author(s): Windeatt, Barry1
  • Source:
    Critical Survey. Summer2018, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p74-93. 20p.
  • Document Type:
    Article
  • Additional Information
    • Subject Terms:
    • Author-Supplied Keywords:
      compassion
      complaint
      petition
      prayer
      seeing
      sources
      tears
      weeping
    • Abstract:
      Interpretation of the many instances of weeping by Chaucer's characters is a key aspect of understanding his works. This article explores the relevance of models provided by tears in devotional contexts for viewing tears not simply as a corporeal symptom of emotion but as a mode of discourse that is as potent as it is paradoxical: both outward and inward, involuntary and applied, and forming a distinctive voice between passive and active. [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]
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    • Author Affiliations:
      1Fellow and Keeper of Rare Books at Emmanuel College, Cambridge
    • ISSN:
      0011-1570
    • Accession Number:
      10.3167/cs.2018.300205
    • Accession Number:
      131541314
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      WINDEATT, B. Chaucer’s Tears. Critical Survey, [s. l.], v. 30, n. 2, p. 74–93, 2018. DOI 10.3167/cs.2018.300205. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=hlh&AN=131541314. Acesso em: 19 out. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Windeatt B. Chaucer’s Tears. Critical Survey. 2018;30(2):74-93. doi:10.3167/cs.2018.300205
    • APA:
      Windeatt, B. (2018). Chaucer’s Tears. Critical Survey, 30(2), 74–93. https://doi.org/10.3167/cs.2018.300205
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Windeatt, Barry. 2018. “Chaucer’s Tears.” Critical Survey 30 (2): 74–93. doi:10.3167/cs.2018.300205.
    • Harvard:
      Windeatt, B. (2018) ‘Chaucer’s Tears’, Critical Survey, 30(2), pp. 74–93. doi: 10.3167/cs.2018.300205.
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Windeatt, B 2018, ‘Chaucer’s Tears’, Critical Survey, vol. 30, no. 2, pp. 74–93, viewed 19 October 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Windeatt, Barry. “Chaucer’s Tears.” Critical Survey, vol. 30, no. 2, Summer 2018, pp. 74–93. EBSCOhost, doi:10.3167/cs.2018.300205.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Windeatt, Barry. “Chaucer’s Tears.” Critical Survey 30, no. 2 (Summer 2018): 74–93. doi:10.3167/cs.2018.300205.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Windeatt B. Chaucer’s Tears. Critical Survey [Internet]. 2018 Summer [cited 2020 Oct 19];30(2):74–93. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=hlh&AN=131541314