Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 March 2016

288 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198753964

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Dante's Lyric Redemption

Eros, Salvation, Vernacular Tradition

Tristan Kay

Oxford Modern Languages and Literature Monographs

  • A detailed reappraisal of Dante's relationship to his vernacular lyric heritage
  • Addresses a number of key debates in Dante studies
  • Concerns cultural topics and tensions of interest to medievalists across disciplines
  • Engages with a wide range of British, American, and Italian scholarship
  • Looks beyond linguistic and national boundaries to consider Occitan as well as Italian literature