The Canterbury Tales: The Wife of Bath's Prologue
by Geoffrey Chaucer
The Canterbury Tales: The Wife of Bath's Prologue Questions
Bring on the tough stuff - there’s not just one right answer.
- Does the Wife of Bath seem more like a real person or a personification of stereotypes about women?
- Does the Wife of Bath's Prologue confirm or combat medieval antifeminism? Or does it do both?
- Is the Wife of Bath an effective rhetorician (debater)?
- Why does the Wife spend more time talking about her relationship with her fifth husband than any other?
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