Writing instruction in late medieval Europe

Martin Camargo, Marjorie Curry Woods

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationA Short History of Writing Instruction
Subtitle of host publicationFrom Ancient Greece to The Modern United States
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages36
ISBN (Electronic)9780367349790
ISBN (Print)9781000053517
StatePublished - Apr 7 2020


  • Arts of composition
  • Arts of poetry and prose
  • Contemporary applications
  • Contestation
  • Derivation
  • Expansion and abbreviation
  • Facilitas, proprietas, auctoritas
  • Impersonation
  • Initiation
  • Medieval students' exercises
  • Poetria nova
  • Proverbs and Exempla
  • Syllabus for a late medieval composition course
  • Teaching a foreign language
  • The medieval and modern classroom
  • Transposition
  • Tria sunt
  • Variation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Arts and Humanities
  • General Social Sciences

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