GM 310 Middle High GermanMittelhochdeutsch (Spring: 3)
Four semesters of college German (with a grade of B+ or higher) or the equivalent.
Conducted chiefly in German.
An introduction to the German literary language of the high Middle Ages.
This course will focus on the reading, translating (into English) and grammatical
analysis of texts composed in Middle High German (Mittelhochdeutsch), the
literary language which served as vehicle for the chivalric and courtly
literature of the late twelfth and early thirteenth centuries. Students
will work with a standard Middle High German grammar and with short texts
in Middle High German. In addition, one longer work will be read in its
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