Dante's Tenzone with Forese Donati: The Reprehension of Vice

Dante's Tenzone with Forese Donati: The Reprehension of Vice

by Fabian Alfie

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781442693470
Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
Publication date: 11/19/2011
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 240
File size: 3 MB

About the Author

Fabian Alfie is a professor of Italian in the Department of French and Italian at the University of Arizona.

Table of Contents

  1. Acknowledgements and Dedication
  2. Introduction: Dante's Harsh New Style
  3. Chapter One: La debita correzione: The Poetics of Insult in the Duecento
  4. Chapter Two: Ad personam, ad stipitem: Readings of the Sonnets
  5. Chapter Three: Hellish Echoes: Reminiscences of the Correspondence in Inferno XXIX and XXX
  6. Chapter Four: The Terrace of the Tenzone: Purgatorio XXIII and XXIV
  7. Chapter Five: Citations and Interpretations: The Literary Memory of the Sonnets in Boccaccio and Others
  8. Conclusion
  9. Appendix: Manuscripts and Stemmas
  10. Bibliography

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