Dr. Michael Delahoyde
Washington State University

English 370Fall 2010
English 383Fall 2004
Honors 260 — Spring 1999
English 383 — Fall 1997
Chaucer — Fall 1991
Medieval Love Poetry — Fall 1989


Chaucer Introduction

The Medieval Period

Middle English

Medieval Aesthetics

Patristic Exegesis

Courtly Love


Assignments & Exams




Sample Writings


The Book of the Duchess

The House of Fame

“The Complaint of Mars”

The Parliament of Fowls

Troilus and Criseyde

The Legend of Good Women

[The Book of the Lion]



Manuscript Editing


The General Prologue

[The Plan of The Canterbury Tales]

The Knight’s Tale

The Miller’s Prologue and Tale

The Reeve’s Prologue and Tale

The Cook’s Prologue and Tale Fragment

The Man of Law’s Introduction, Prologue, Tale, and Epilogue

The Wife of Bath’s Prologue and Tale

The Friar’s Prologue and Tale

The Summoner’s Prologue and Tale

The Clerk’s Prologue and Tale

The Merchant’s Prologue, Tale, and Epilogue

The Squire’s Introduction and Tale

The Franklin’s Prologue and Tale

The Physician’s Tale

The Pardoner’s Introduction, Prologue, and Tale

The Shipman’s Tale

The Prioress’ Prologue and Tale

The Prologue and Tale of Sir Thopas

The Tale of Melibee

The Monk’s Prologue and Tale

The Nun’s Priest’s Prologue, Tale, and Epilogue

The Second Nun’s Tale

The Canon’s Yeoman’s Prologue and Tale

The Manciple’s Prologue and Tale

The Parson’s Prologue and Tale

Chaucer’s Retraction

Dr. Michael Delahoyde, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of English
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