Italian Studies

Current Course Offerings

Winter 2018

ITST231 Introduction to Italian Culture I: From the Middle Ages to the Early Modern Period Sections

A thematic approach to Italian literary works considered in a broad cultural context that ranges from the origins to the sixteenth century. Taught in English. Offered every year. Precludes credit for ITAL 303 (taught in Italian).
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Winter 2018
No ITST course(s) were found for W2018 term.
Winter 2018

ITST414 Topics in the Italian Literature and Culture of the Middle Ages in Translation Sections

Italian literature of the Middle Ages in its intellectual, socio-political and cultural context. Dante and his contemporaries and/or immediate followers (may include Petrarch and Boccaccio). Precludes credit for ITAL 404.

Italian literature of the Middle Ages in its intellectual, socio-political and cultural context. Dante and his contemporaries and/or immediate followers (may include Petrarch and Boccaccio). Precludes credit for ITAL 404.
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Winter 2018
No ITST course(s) were found for W2018 term.

Courses Offered in Other Terms

ITST231

A thematic approach to Italian literary works considered in a broad cultural context that ranges from the origins to the sixteenth century. Taught in English. Offered every year. Precludes credit for ITAL 303 (taught in Italian).

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ITST413

A close reading of Dante’s masterpiece, along with excerpts from some of his other works: Vita Nuova, Convivio, Monarchia, Epistles. Precludes credit for ITAL 403 (taught in Italian) which may also count toward Medieval Studies. Offered every yea

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ITST414

Italian literature of the Middle Ages in its intellectual, socio-political and cultural context. Dante and his contemporaries and/or immediate followers (may include Petrarch and Boccaccio). Precludes credit for ITAL 404.

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ITST415

This course will alternate with Italian Studies 432 (Topics in Modern and Contemporary Italian Literature and Translation). For material to be covered in any given year, consult the Department of French, Hispanic and Italian Studies. Precludes credit for ITST 405, which may also count toward Medieval Studies.

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Winter 2018

ITST110 Introduction to Italian Literature and Culture Sections

ITST231 Introduction to Italian Culture I: From the Middle Ages to the Early Modern Period Sections

ITST232 Introduction to Italian Culture II: From the Modern to the Post-Colonial Age Sections

ITST234 Introduction to Italian Cinema Sections

ITST333 Masterpieces of the Novella in Italian Literature Sections

A study of the genre of the novella as an expression of social and political contexts within and across cultures from its inception in feudal times to the post-modern age.

ITST345 Italian Fascism in Interdisciplinary Perspective Sections

The cultural, literary, philosophical roots of Fascism and its evolution: its policies in literature, sports, cinema, architecture, racial legislation, and colonial adventures.

ITST385 Italian Cinema: Neorealism Sections

ITST414 Topics in the Italian Literature and Culture of the Middle Ages in Translation Sections

Italian literature of the Middle Ages in its intellectual, socio-political and cultural context. Dante and his contemporaries and/or immediate followers (may include Petrarch and Boccaccio). Precludes credit for ITAL 404.