History of the Italian Language (2014/2015)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
4S00891
Name of lecturer
Paolo Pellegrini
Coordinator
Paolo Pellegrini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
L-FIL-LET/12 - ITALIAN LINGUISTICS
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Semestrino IIB dal Apr 20, 2015 al Jun 6, 2015.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

To provide a knowledge of the main structures and of the historical development of the Italian Language

Syllabus

The first part provides an outline of the history of Italian language. The second one focuses on the tuscan vernacular from '200 to '400 and deals also with the topic of the 'questione della lingua'

BIBLIOGRAPHY
 1°part
1. G. PATOTA, Nuovi lineamenti di grammatica storica dell’italiano, Bologna, Il Mulino 2007.
2. C. MARAZZINI, Breve storia della lingua italiana, Bologna, Il Mulino 2004.




3. C. MARAZZINI, La storia della lingua italiana attraverso i testi, Bologna, Il Mulino, 2006 (o succ. edd.)

BIBLIOGRAPHY
 2° part
P. MANNI, La lingua di Dante, Bologna, Il Mulino, 2013.
M. TAVONI, Il Quattrocento, Padova, Libreriauniversitaria.it edizioni, 2015.
P. TROVATO, Il primo Cinquecento, Bologna, Il Mulino, Bologna, Il Mulino, 1994

Students who can't attend the class should study two further papers to be arranged with their professor.

Assessment methods and criteria

oral test