Literary Medieval Criticism

Dante and the Dynamics of Textual Exchange: Authorship, by Jelena Todorović

By Jelena Todorović

Dante and the Dynamics of Textual alternate is the 1st book-length examine to discover the query of poetry and style in Dante’s Vita Nova (ca. 1292–1294). In paying specific cognizance to advanced and multifaceted interactions among varied cultures in Italy within the 13th century, this learn illuminates the multicultural and plurilinguistic society transitioning from the feudal courtroom to the fashionable city-state, complicated by means of the emerging mercantile classification. operating on the intersection of textual, fabric, and cultural components, this research enhances the present kingdom of scholarship via delivering info and solutions educated by means of an in-depth research of the manuscript tradition and its function within the start and improvement of eu vernacular traditions. moreover, Dante and the Dynamics of Textual trade expands the literature’s knowing of the dynamics among a textual content and its fabric aid by way of this dating inside of a broader framework of intercultural alternate, which implies an elevated dynamics and fluidity among cultures.

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