Friday, 28 December
10:15–11:30 a.m., Mississippi, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the American Boccaccio Association
Presiding: Janet Levarie Smarr, Univ. of California, San Diego
1. “Boccaccio’s Dante and Petrarch: Italian, Latin, and Allegorical Poetics,” James Kriesel, Univ. of Notre Dame
2. “Boccaccio as Copyist and Editor of Dante,” Beatrice Arduini, Indiana Univ., Bloomington
3. “Toward a Historical Reconstruction of Dante’s World: Boccaccio and the Origins of Dante Studies,” Kristina Marie Olson, George Mason Univ.