Politics and Performance: Gustavo Modena's Dante

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Authors

Colleges, School and Institutes

External organisations

  • UNIVERSITY OF YORK

Abstract

A reconstruction and critical evaluation of Modena's impersonations and performances of Dante ("dantate") in London and Italy between the 1830s and the 1850s, and their political impact.

Details

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDante and the Nineteenth Century
Subtitle of host publicationOxford University Press
Publication statusPublished - 2012

Keywords

  • Dante, performance, 19th century, political impact