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Desire and Death, or Francesca and Guido Cavalcanti: Inferno 5 in Its Lyric Context
Desire and Death, or Francesca and Guido Cavalcanti: Inferno 5 in Its Lyric Context (January 2001)
Bernardo Lecture Series, No. 9
Teodolinda Barolini - Author
Sandro Sticca - Editor

Explores the lyric context of Inferno 5.

Desire and Death, or Francesca and Guido Cavalcanti: Inferno 5 in Its Lyric Context is the ninth in a series of publications occasioned by the annual Bernardo Lecture at the Center for Medieval and Early Renaissance Studies (CEMERS) at Binghamton University. This series offers public lectures which have been given by distinguished medieval and Re...(Read More)
 
 
Totems for Defence and Illustration of Taboo: Sites of Petrarchism in Renaissance Europe
Totems for Defence and Illustration of Taboo: Sites of Petrarchism in Renaissance Europe (January 2001)
Bernardo Lecture Series, No. 8
William J. Kennedy - Author

Argues thatcritical comments appended to early printed editions of Petrarch’s Rime sparse inflected the reception and understanding of Petrarch’s vernacular poetry in Renaissance Europe.

Totems for Defense and Illustration of Taboo: Sites of Petrarchism in Renaissance Europe
is the eighth in a series of publications occasioned by the annual Bernardo Lecture at the Center for Medieval and Early R...(Read More)
 
 
Dante and Petrarch: The Earthly Paradise Revisited
Dante and Petrarch: The Earthly Paradise Revisited (January 1999)
Bernardo Lecture Series, No. 7
Sara Sturm-Maddox - Author

Explores the nature and significance of Petrarch’s indebtedness to Dante in the Rime sparse.

Dante and Petrarch: The Earthly Paradise Revisited is the seventh in a series of publications occasioned by the annual Bernardo Lecture at the Center for Medieval and Early Renaissance Studies (CEMERS) at Binghamton University. This series offers public lectures which have been given by distinguish...(Read More)
 
 
The Folklore of Consensus
The Folklore of Consensus (June 1998)
Theatricality in the Italian Cinema, 1930-1943
Marcia Landy - Author

Examines the Italian popular cinema's preoccupation with theatricality in the 1930s and early 1940s, arguing that theatricality was a form of politics--a politics of style.

Marcia Landy's The Folklore of Consensus examines the theatricality in the Italian popular cinema of the 1930s and early 1940s, arguing that theatricality was a form of politics--a politics of style. While film critics no longer regard the comm...(Read More)
 
 
Dante's Cosmos
Dante's Cosmos (January 1998)
Bernardo Lecture Series, No. 6
John Freccero - Author

Freccero argues that the Paradiso may be considered a medieval version of science fiction.

Dante’s Cosmos is the sixth in a series of publications occasioned by the annual Bernardo Lecture at the Center for Medieval and Early Renaissance Studies (CEMERS) at Binghamton University. This series offers public lectures which have been given by distinguished medieval and Renaissance scholars on topic...(Read More)
 
 
Giovanni Rutini
Giovanni Rutini (January 1997)
Father of Classic Sonata Procedures
Carlo Lombardi - Author

Explores how Rutini’s experimental work in sonata-allegra formal procedures played a significant role in the history of music.

For the author, a spring evening in Napoli spent playing the piano among friends led to the critical insight that “twentieth-century generations had not only been misguided, but musically misled.” The sonatas of composer Giovanni Rutini played that nigh...(Read More)
 
 
Dante's Beatrice: Priest of an Androgynous God
Dante's Beatrice: Priest of an Androgynous God (January 1992)
Bernardo Lecture Series, No. 2
Joan M.Ferrante - Author

Examines Dante’s character of Beatrice and contends that, more than simply leading Dante to God, Beatrice allows him to see a feminine side in God, humanity, and himself.

Dante’s Beatrice: Priest of an Androgynous God is the second in a series of publications occasioned by the annual Bernardo Lecture at the Center for Medieval and Early Renaissance Studies (CEMERS) at Binghamton University. Thi...(Read More)
 
 
From Sicily to Elizabeth Street
From Sicily to Elizabeth Street (June 1984)
Housing and Social Change among Italian Immigrants, 1880-1930
Donna R. Gabaccia - Author

For many immigrants, the move from Sicily to a New York tenement was accompanied by rapid, significant, and often surprisingly satisfactory changes in a wide variety of social relationships. Many of these changes can be traced to the influence of a changing housing environment.

From Sicily to Elizabeth Street analyzes the relationship of environment to social behavior. It revises our understanding of the Italian-American family and c...(Read More)
 
 
The Red and the White
The Red and the White (June 1978)
The History of Wine in France and Italy in the Nineteenth Century
Leo A. Loubere - Author

The delight of Bacchus, wine has ever been man's solace and joy. Growing out of the poorest soil, the wild grape was tamed and blended over millennia to produce a royal beverage. But the nineteenth century brought a near revolution in the production of wine, and democracy in its consumption; technology made wine an industry, while improved living standards put it on the people's dinner table. The vintners of France and Italy frantically bought la...(Read More)
 
 
L'Amorosa Ero
L'Amorosa Ero (June 1968)
Harry B. Lincoln - Editor/translator

In 1588, in Brescia, Italy, one Marc'-Antonio Martinengo, Count of Villachiara, composed the text and music for a madrigal titled L'Amorosa Ero. He then commissioned seventeen other Italian musicians to compose on the same text and, "pleased with the results" (according to the preface), he had the collection printed. For students of the history of the Italian madrigal and the development of its style, L'Amorosa Ero offers a rare opp...(Read More)
 
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