Date of Submission
Campus Only Senior Thesis
Bachelor of Arts
Late Antique-Medieval Studies
This paper explores the extent to which the female characters in Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales exercise any degree of narrative agency. Using both literary and historical approaches, this paper specifically discusses the cases of three of Chaucer’s women: Virginia, Griselda, and the Wife of Bath.
Garcia, Mariechristine, "Explorations of Women's Narrative Agency in Chaucer's Canterbury Tales" (2019). CMC Senior Theses. 2155.
This thesis is restricted to the Claremont Colleges current faculty, students, and staff.