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ITAL0490

Dante In Italian

Dante in Italian
This course concentrates on a close reading of the whole of Dante's Inferno. Students will learn about the historical and literary context of the work, read excerpts from the Purgatorio and the Paradiso, get acquainted with the long tradition of Dante commentaries, and contribute twice a week to an on-line discussion on the weekly readings. After two short papers that will analyze specific aspects of a canto, students will prepare as a final project a Lectura Dantis: a detailed analysis of a canto of the Inferno that will include critical material. (ITAL 0355 or equivalent) 3 hrs. disc.
Subject:
Italian
Department:
Italian
Division:
Languages
Requirements Fulfilled:
EUR LIT
Equivalent Courses:

Sections

Spring 2015

ITAL0490A-S15 Seminar

Spring 2013

ITAL0490A-S13 Seminar (Mula)

Spring 2012

ITAL0490A-S12 Seminar (Mula)

Spring 2011

ITAL0490A-S11 Seminar (Mula)

Spring 2010

ITAL0490A-S10 Seminar (Zupan)

Spring 2008

ITAL0490A-S08 Lecture (Mula)

Spring 2007

ITAL0490A-S07 Lecture

Spring 2006

ITAL0490A-S06 Lecture (Mula)

Spring 2005

ITAL0490A-S05 Lecture (Zupan)