Boccaccio's Decameron (in English)
Considers the human comedy of Boccaccio's Decameron, a collection of tales plus the frame which makes a whole out of these parts by establishing a context, the plague of 1348 which brings together 10 young survivors. Explores Boccaccio's life as a pre-Humanist along-side his friend Francis Petrarch.
- Credit will be granted for only one of ITAL 472A, ITAL 472.
- Minimum second-year standing.