Mary R O'Neil
Topics in the cultural, political, and social history of the Renaissance era.
Graduate course on Renaissance Italy; readings on central issues in political, social and cultural history of Florence, Venice, Rome by recent historians.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
Some undergraduate background in Italian history.
Class assignments and grading
Readings: approx one book per week & articles; in-class reports on assigned readings; one short paper and one longer paper.