Graduate Seminar: Michael Murrin

Michael Murrin, University of Chicago
Michael Murrin, University of Chicago
Center for Renaissance Studies Programs
Graduate Seminar
Friday, October 3, 1986 to Friday, December 12, 1986

Renaissance Epic

Michael Murrin, University of Chicago

This seminar focused on the comparative study of classical epic in the Renaissance, stressing three authors - Tasso, Camoens, and Milton.  The seminar discussed a broad range of literary topics but devoted special attention to allegory and to the historical context - political and military - of these works.

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