Medieval Latin Literature BC (i) (2013/2014)

Course code
4S02134
Name of lecturer
Edoardo Ferrarini
Coordinator
Edoardo Ferrarini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
L-FIL-LET/08 - MEDIEVAL AND HUMANISTIC LATIN LITERATURE
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
I semestrino A dal Sep 30, 2013 al Nov 16, 2013.

Lesson timetable

I semestrino A
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall T.4  
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall T.4  
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall T.4  

Learning outcomes

Overview of genres, authors and texts of Latin Literature from the V to the VIII century (barbarian age); instruments and research method of discipline.

Syllabus

Selected readings with italian translation of more representative authors and texts.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Giuseppe Germano Lo spirito, la storia, la tradizione. Antologia della letteratura latina medievale 1. L’Alto Medioevo, pp. 13-139 (Gregorio di Tours, Gregorio Magno e Giona di Bobbio) Loffredo, Napoli 2007 Approfondimento consigliato (obbligatorio per non frequentanti)
Manlio Simonetti Romani e barbari. Le lettere latine alle origini dell’Europa (secoli V-VIII) Carocci (Studi superiori 525), Roma 2006
Stefano Gasparri, Cristina La Rocca Tempi barbarici. L'Europa occidentale tra antichità e medioevo (300-900) Carocci (Frecce 138), Roma 2012 978-88-430-6508-0

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam

Teaching aids

Documents