(click to insert) Italian philology for publishing (2020/2021)

Course code
4S008103
Name of lecturer
Luca Mazzoni
Coordinator
Luca Mazzoni
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
L-FIL-LET/13 - PHILOLOGY OF ITALIAN LITERATURE
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
I semestre (Lingue e letterature straniere) dal Sep 28, 2020 al Jan 9, 2021.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The course aims to convey the main competences of the philological method in order to publish a text. To acquire these philological competences, specific editorial cases concerning ancient and modern texts will be addressed. These cases will be offered as exemplary with respect to the problems of the edition of a text. At the end of the course the student will be able to recognize the main editorial issues concerning the publication of a text and to identify the most congenial editing methods in relation to the different types of texts taken into consideration.

Syllabus

Philology: area of the discipline
The transmission of texts
The phases of textual criticism
Edition of autograph or single-witness-work
Edition of a work with several witnesses
The language
The critical apparatus
Author philology
Examples of editions

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Stussi, Alfredo Introduzione agli studi di filologia italiana Il Mulino 2007 9788815258878 Non va studiato il capitolo II, dal titolo "Premesse linguistiche". Lo studio del manuale va integrato con gli appunti delle lezioni (metterò a disposizione le presentazioni Power Point), con particolare riguardo alle tematiche trattate durante le lezioni 10 e 11.

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam