Dante's Bloodiest Bolgia: Iconography and Acts of Reading
Vincent Pollina, associate professor of French at Tufts University, presents the second of two talks this spring in Boston College's annual lectura dantis series, sponsored by the Department of Romance Languages & Literatures and the Nicholas J. Sottile ’41 Fund for Italian Studies.
Pollina is the author of Si cum Marcabrus declina: Studies in the Poetics of the Troubadour Marcabru and of a number of articles on medieval poetry and music. A contributor to the New Harvard Dictionary of Music, his essays and reviews have appeared in such journals as Cultura Neolatina, Mediævalia, MLN, Renaissance Quarterly, Romanistische Zeitschrift für Literaturgeschichte, Speculum, Studi Francesi, and Tenso, as well as in various Festschriften and conference proceedings.
Monday, April 8 at 7:30pm
Devlin Hall, 101
Devlin Hall, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467