Prerequisites are not required.
The cours will focus on the dialectal poetry written in Padua between XVth and XVIth century, before and during the career of Angelo Beolco il Ruzante (1496 ca. - 1542), the most important playwright of italian Renaissance.
The cours aims to provide a conceptual and historical frame to place the phenomenon of literature in dialect during the italian Renaissance, with particular regard to northern Italy.
See italian version.