Talk by Dr. Alison Cornish, Associate Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures, University of Michigan

Mon, April 20, 2009 | Sinclair Suite, Texas Union

4:00 PM

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.

Sponsored by: Center for European Studies and the Department of French and Italian

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