The Goldfinch and the Hawk: A Study of Lope de Vega's Tragedy, El caballero de olmedo (North Carolina Studies in the Romance Languages and Literatures)

October 31, 2020
The Goldfinch and the Hawk: A Study of Lope de Vega's Tragedy, El caballero de olmedo (North Carolina Studies in the Romance Languages and Literatures)

This is a close reading of a play by Felix Lope de Vega(1562-1635)—a Spanish playwright, poet, and major figure of SpanishBaroque literature—titled El caballero de Olmedo.The study analyzes the comedia in terms of the literary andsocial conventions that it reflects: cortesia, brujeria, andalcahueteria.