Professor Simon Gilson FBA

Dante; Renaissance Italian literary, intellectual and cultural history; reception of vernacular authors (Dante, Petrarch and Boccaccio) in Renaissance Italy; history of criticism; reception of ancient philosophy (especially Aristotle) in Renaissance Italy

Elected 2022

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Fellow type
UK Fellow
Year elected
Medieval Studies

Current posts

University of Oxford Agnelli-Serena Professor of Italian Studies

Magdalen College, University of Oxford Professorial Fellow

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