• All Books

BIC Excellence Award

Gabriella Scarlatta

Filter A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z ALL

The Disperata, from Medieval Italy to Renaissance France
This study explores how the themes of the disperata genre - including hopelessness, death, suicide, doomed love, collective trauma, and damnations - are creatively adopted by several generations of poets in Italy and France, to establish a tradition that at times merges with, and at times subverts, Petrarchism.

Hardback    £78.00
9781580442640 | Published: 2017
Buy this book