de Meo-Ehlert, Myrtha Juliane
Leggere la «Vita Nuova»
Zur handschriftlichen Überlieferung und literarischen Rezeption der «Vita Nuova» von Dante Alighieri im Trecento
[Reading the “Vita Nuova”: The Handwritten Reproductions and Literary Reception of Dante’s “Vita Nuova” in the 14th Century]
Aims and Scope
This study of the first handwritten and literary reception records of the Vita Nuova provides an innovative addition to our understanding of Italian poetry of the Trecento. Studying the reception of the Vita Nova through its textual vehicles, taking a literary textual analysis as a departure point for a paleographic examination and cultural historical evaluation, is an innovation in Dante research.