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À la recherche d’indices de performance dans les sermons de la fin du Moyen Âge

  • Publication type: Article from a collective work
  • Collective work: Prédication et performance du xiie au xvie siècle
  • Author: Berardini (Valentina)
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  • Abstract: The paper focuses on a methodology to discover embedded theatrical elements in sermons. In Whereas the artes praedicandi addressed potential confusion between preaching and theatre –during the narration of exempla, and in the preacher’s gestures– , in Bernardino da Siena’s sermons we notice the importance of elements which make the discourse similar to a theatrical performance. Our methodology proposes a way to reconstruct the sermon’s performance and demonstrates preachers’ efforts, competing with actors, in gaining public’s attention.
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  • Pages: 79 to 90
  • Last edition: 2013
  • Collection: Encounters, n° 65
  • Subcollection: Medieval civilization, n° 8

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  • ISBN: 978-2-8124-1240-0
  • ISSN: 2103-5636
  • DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-8124-1242-4.p.0079
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Parution date: 12-04-2013
  • Language: French
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