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Petrarch in BritainInterpreters, Imitators, and Translators over 700 years$
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Martin McLaughlin, Letizia Panizza, and Peter Hainsworth

Print publication date: 2007

Print ISBN-13: 9780197264133

Published to British Academy Scholarship Online: January 2012

DOI: 10.5871/bacad/9780197264133.001.0001

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Between Tradition and Transgression: Amelia Rosselli’s Petrarch

Between Tradition and Transgression: Amelia Rosselli’s Petrarch

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(p.300) (p.301) 18 Between Tradition and Transgression: Amelia Rosselli’s Petrarch
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Petrarch in Britain
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Emmanuela Tandello

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British Academy
DOI:10.5871/bacad/9780197264133.003.0019

This chapter examines the influence of Petrarch on the poetry of Amelia Rosselli. It argues that Rosselli's poetry can be seen to reaffirm the enduring value of the Petrarchan legacy at the close of the second millennium and shows how Petrarchan discourse operates within her poetry as a veritable ghost in the machine. It suggests of Rosselli's three major books, Serie ospedaliera appears to be the one in which the dialogue with Petrarch is more explicitly and productively engaged.

Keywords:   Amelia Rosselli, Petrarch, poetry, Petrarchan discourse, Serie ospedaliera

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