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Department
English
Course
ENGB31
Professor
Natalie Rose
Semester
Winter

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ENGB31 Lecture 4  The Romance of Tristan and Iseult th  Before the 12 century love is not celebrated in literature – lust is  Courtley love is responsible for the modern way of seeing the world  What makes Tristan a good and proper romance hero?  He’s noble, Kings son, born into the right class as King Marks nephew and is a good example of the fair unknown, does all these amazing things and turns out to be a nobleman. He is famous for archery and an exquisite harp player. He is good at killing dragons  Adding in the fact that he can play the harp portrays a sensitive side in addition to being brave  He is a cultural leader and a civilizing force  He is not just killing the dragon for any reason but for the King; in essence he is proving his loyalty towards King Mark  In the beginning of the story there is an emphasis on Tristan always doing the righ
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