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Dante's "Convivio" : or, How to restart a career in exile / edited by Franziska Meier.

Publication:
Oxford : Peter Lang, [2018].
Format/Description:
Book
x, 286 pages ; 23 cm.
Series:
Leeds studies on Dante.
Leeds studies on Dante, 2235-1825
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Other Title:
How to restart a career in exile
Subjects:
Italian literature -- 14th century -- History and criticism.
Exiles' writings, Italian.
Authors, Exiled.
Italian literature.
Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321. Convivio.
Convivio (Dante Alighieri).
Form/Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Language:
Includes some text in Italian or Latin.
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: 1. `Oh come e grande la mia impresa': Notes towards Defining Dante's Convivio / Zygmunt G. Baranski
2. `Per suo desiderio sua perfezione non perde': Knowledge and Happiness in the Third and Fourth Books of the Convivio / Enrico Fenzi
3. `Aicuna cosa di tanto nodo disnodare': Cosmological Questions between the Convivio and the Commedia / Theodore J. Cachey Jr.
4. `Da questa nobilissima perfezione moki sono privati': Impediments to Knowledge and the Tradition of Commentaries on Boethius' Consolatio Philosopbiae / Anna Pegoretti
5. `Questa sara luce nuova, sole nuovo': Dante and the Vernacular in Convivio I / Franziska Meier
6. `Ponete mente almeno come io son belia': Prose and Poetry, `pane' and Vivanda' Goodness and Beauty, in Convivio I / Albert Russell Ascoli
7. `Ne la selva erronea': Dante's Quaestio on Nobility and the Criticism of Materialism / Maria Luisa Ardizzone
8. `Poi che purgato b questo pane': Vindication and Recognition in Dante's Convivio / Andrea Aldo Robiglio
9. `Pero si mosse la Ragione a comandare che...': Roman Law and Ethics in the Convivio / Lorenzo Valterza
10. `Miseri, `mpediti, afFamati': Dante's Implied Reader in the Convivio / Enrica Zanin
11. `Tu l'hai fatto di poco minore che li angeli': Nobility, Imperial Majesty, and the Optimus Finis in Convivio IV and Monarchia / Donatella Stocchi-Perucchio
12. `Di questo parla l'autore in una chiosa d'una sua canzone: The Convivio through the Eyes of Its First Readers / Luca Azzetta.
Notes:
"This publication has been peer reviewed."--Verso of title page.
"In May 2013 a major interdisciplinary conference on Dante's 'Convivio' took place ... At the Go╠łttinger Lichtenberg-Kolleg ... This volume bears witness to this inspiring interdisciplinary and scholarly event ..."--Page 6.
Includes bibliographical references and brief indexes.
Contributor:
Meier, Franziska, editor of compilation.
ISBN:
9783034318358
3034318359
OCLC:
1030608387
Publisher Number:
99976985919