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

By Friedrich / Dietl, Cora / Däumer, Matthias Wolfzettel

“Arthurian fantasy” is an often used time period. yet what's a ‘myth’? the present dialogue of the time period within the box of German experiences is right here spread out to interdisciplinary attention. targeting Arthurian literature, the amount considers which interpretation of ‘myth’ is acceptable to which phenomena. either content-related and structural definitions of fantasy are tested, with specific scrutiny of the mythic substrate in Arthurian romances and many 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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