ROMANCE PHILOLOGY

ROMANCE PHILOLOGY

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Code
64895
ACADEMIC YEAR
2019/2020
CREDITS
9 credits during the 1st year of 8457 Letters and Humanities (L-10) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
L-FIL-LET/09
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Letters and Humanities)
semester
1° Semester
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

Knowledge of the specific character of the medieval romance literature and of its principals genres, through a direct contact with the original texts.

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

 

Knowledge of the specific character of the medieval romance literature and of its principals genres, through a direct contact with the original texts.

PREREQUISITES

Fundamental notions on medieval history, linguistics, literary criticism, classical civilization.

Teaching methods

Dialogue frontal lessons. Individual and / or small group exercises where possible. Use of media where consistent with the topics developed in the class.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Introduction to philology and interpretation of literary texts of the romance Middle Ages and their cultural traditions.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Pietro G. Beltrami, La filologia romanza, Bologna, il Mulino, 2017.

Il romanzo di Renart la volpe, a cura di M. Bonafin, Alessandria, Edizioni dell'Orso, 2004.

Vita e morte avventurose di Renart la volpe, a cura di M. Bonafin, Alessandria, Edizioni dell’Orso, 2012.

M. Bonafin, Le malizie della volpe. Parola letteraria e motivi etnici nel «Roman de Renart», Roma, Carocci, 2006.

Le metamorfosi di Renart la volpe, Alessandria, Edizioni dell’Orso, in corso di stampa.

 

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: By appointment by email; normally, before or after lessons; free access in the weekly timetable that will be indicated.

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Dialogue frontal lessons. Individual and / or small group exercises where possible. Use of media where consistent with the topics developed in the class.

LESSONS START

16/09/19

 

ORARI

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ROMANCE PHILOLOGY

EXAMS

Exam description

The exam takes the form of an oral interview.

Assessment methods

The student at the exam is asked questions about the course contents to ascertain the knowledge reached, the ability to expose with linguistic appropriateness and argumentative consistency, methodological mastery and sure critical orientation.

 

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
30/01/2020 09:30 GENOVA Orale
14/05/2020 09:30 GENOVA Orale
28/05/2020 09:30 GENOVA Orale
11/06/2020 09:30 GENOVA Orale
25/06/2020 09:30 GENOVA Orale
03/09/2020 09:30 GENOVA Orale

FURTHER INFORMATION

Attending students will study the manual of Beltrami, Romance philology, as well as the topics and literary works covered in the lessons (see bibliography).

Non-attending students will study (in any case by agreement with the teacher), in addition to the manual of Beltrami, Romance philology, three literary works of choice (from a list provided separately) or two literary works and one of the advised essays (from a list provided separately).