Artusroman und Mythos (Schriften der Internationalen by Friedrich / Dietl, Cora / Däumer, Matthias Wolfzettel

By Friedrich / Dietl, Cora / Däumer, Matthias Wolfzettel

“Arthurian fantasy” is a regularly used time period. yet what's a ‘myth’? the present dialogue of the time period within the box of German reviews is the following spread out to interdisciplinary attention. targeting Arthurian literature, the quantity considers which interpretation of ‘myth’ is acceptable to which phenomena. either content-related and structural definitions of delusion are tested, with specific scrutiny of the mythic substrate in Arthurian romances and some of the person ways to legendary narrative kinds. It turns into transparent that no definition of ‘myth’ is feasible past one relating the person text.

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