in Medieval Studies
P ublished online January 2014 .
Article. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500); Literary Studies (Early and Medieval); Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Anglo-Saxon and Medieval Archaeology. 6571 words.
Dance was one of the major pastimes during the late Middle Ages. It was a favorite leisure activity of all levels of society, from the peasants to the aristocrats, and was a part of most...