Douglas Biow, Director MEZ 3.126, Mailcode A1800, Austin, TX 78712 • 512-232-3470
Talk by Dr. Alison Cornish, Associate Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures, University of Michigan
Mon, April 20, 2009 • 4:00 PM • Sinclair Suite, Texas Union
Professor Cornish has published Reading Dante's Stars (Yale University Press, 2000). Along with numerous articles focusing on her interests of: Medieval and Renaissance Italian literature; Dante, science in literature, cosmology in Dante; Latin learning, vernacular forms and early translation. She has recently completed a manuscript of the practice of, and the theory about, vernacular translations in the Italian Middle Ages and Early Renaissance.