Please join us for a lecture with Professor Alfred Crudale presented by Dante Society of Westerly!
Alfred R. Crudale is a professor of Italian at the University of Rhode Island. He graduated from the University of Connecticut with a Ph.D. in Italian literature. The title of his dissertation is "Love and Civitas; Dante's Ethical Journey in the Vita Nuova." His essay entitled "Versi d'Amore e Prose di Romanzi: Are the Poets of the Dolce Stil Nuovo still Relevant was published in the lnternational Journal of the Humanities, and his latest essay, "Canzone... t'ho allevato per figliuola d'Amore: Three Songs of Love in Dante's Vita Nuova," can be found in the Proceedings of the Dante and Music Conference. In 2021 Bordighera Press published Crudale's book The Voices of Italy: Italian Language Newspapers and Radio in Rhode Island.
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