Tristan Kay's Dante in Oxford: The Paget Toynbee Lectures 1995-2003 PDF

By Tristan Kay

The Paget Toynbee lectures on Dante have taken position in Oxford because the mid-1990s. Named after the nice medieval pupil of the 1st 1/2 the 20th century, they've been introduced by means of the most important Dante specialists of our time. This quantity gathers jointly twelve of the main major lectures, given via across the world well known students comparable to Zygmunt Baranski, John Barnes, Lino Leonardi, Emilio Pasquini, Michelangelo Picone, Jonathan Usher and the overdue Peter Armour. the themes variety from key questions comparable to Dante, Ovid and the poetry of exile, to ground-breaking paintings on obscenity within the Divine Comedy .

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