An unprecedented exploration of the relationship of Montaigne's Essais to the work of the Italian humanist Angelo Poliziano. A polemical reflection on our understanding of Renaissance philology and our approach as modern scholars to sixteenth-century culture. 12,500 words.
|Title of host publication||Montaigne in Transit|
|Subtitle of host publication||Essays in Honour of Ian Maclean|
|Editors||Neil Kenny, Richard Scholar, Wes Williams|
|Publisher||Maney Publishing for the Modern Humanities Research Association (MHRA)|
|Publication status||Published - Dec 2016|
- Institute of Greece, Rome, and the Classical Tradition