Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 March 2012

416 Pages | Five black-and-white halftones


ISBN: 9780199584628

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Dante in the Long Nineteenth Century

Nationality, Identity, and Appropriation

Edited by Aida Audeh and Nick Havely

  • Explores Dante's reception in a wide range of media - visual art, literature, theatre, cinema, and music - from the late eighteenth century through to the early twentieth
  • Examines various appropriations and interpretations of Dante's works and persona during the era of modernization in Europe, the United States, and beyond
  • Discusses well-known writers such as Ugo Foscolo, Giosuè Carducci, Mary Shelley, John Ruskin, George Eliot, Charles Eliot Norton and Ralph Waldo Emerson, along with a large number of significant but less familiar figures

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