The Knight’s Tale: A Consolation of Philosophy for Arcite and Palamon

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This essay demonstrates my argumentative writing and critical reading skills. It also shows my ability to analyze and synthesize multiple texts and present my ideas in a cohesive piece. This essay, written for my Medieval Great Texts course, explains how Chaucer’s The Knights Tale is demonstrative of Boethius’s A Consolation of Philosophy.