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ITAL 542 History of Italian Language (3 credits)

Offered by: Languages, Literatures and Cultures (Faculty of Arts)


Italian (Arts) : A historical survey of the intense debate on the problem of literary language in Italy, from Dante to the present time, as caused by the variance between spoken and literary languages; followed by an in-depth examination of the theoretical and literary texts of one particular period.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2013-2014 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2013-2014 academic year.

  • Winter
  • Given in Italian
  • Prerequisite for Undergraduate students: permission of the Department