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Italianist

(ɪˈtæljənɪst)
n
rare a person who specializes in the Italian language or in Italian studies
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Nunez-Faraco scrive: "he was neither an Italianist nor a
In the introduction (18-30) the editors, Jo Ann Cavallo, an Italianist, and Carlo Lottieri, a political philosopher, present the core ethical ideas elaborated both by the Austrian School of Economics and libertarian philosophy, based on subjective value and individualism, and by Marxism, which is concerned with the idea of power as superstructure.
Cusick, Sound Effects," explaining that Cusick "was trained as an early-modern Italianist, graduating from the University of North Carolina in 1975 and publishing a monograph on the Roman printer Valerio Dorico in 1981." The issue includes twenty additional articles plus four reviews.
(2) In May 1533 and in response to the royal charge of Francois I, whose Petrarchan obsession was then at its peak (Balsamo 35-51), the burgeoning Italianist and dilettante archaeologist Sceve, then studying in Avignon, was said to have discovered the tomb of the woman believed to be Petrarch's Laura (Saulnier, Sceve I: 38-48; Sieburth 9-16).
(2.) My references to Stephanie Jed, an Italianist, and Christine de Pisan were motivated in part by the occasion for the original paper, the Legacy-sponsored panel at the Transatlantic Women II conference in Florence, Italy, in June 2013.
For an intriguing and related discussion of Aretino and clothing, see Susan Gaylard, '"Naked Truth": Clothing, Patronage, and Genius in Aretino's Letters', The Italianist 8 (2008), 179-202.
In 1980, Sidra Dekoven Ezrahi thought the passage showed "the capacity of the victim to transcend, through art, the agony of physical and spiritual degradation." (41) Lynn Gunzberg's 1986 article on this topic was the first to combine specifically Italianist concerns with references to Holocaust theoreticians and critics like Adorno and Langer.
In a show that holds up the CCA's usual intelligent standards, Stanford Italianist Jeffrey T.
In Britain, and in Italianist literary circles, Leoni is probably unknown, an understandable omission one may say, yet in 1726 he published the first English translation of one of the key humanist texts of the Renaissance, the Ten Books on Architecture by Leon Battista Alberti (1404-72).
BARBARA REYNOLDS, A DISTINGUISHED Italianist who has taught for years at Cambridge University, is well known in Dante circles and beyond.
(6.) I offer my analysis of both dialogues in "The Sienese Accademia degli Intronati and Its Female Interlocutors," Italianist 26, no.
"'Significar per verba': Notes on Dante and plurilingualism." The Italianist 6 (1986): 5-18.