Assistant Professor of Italian
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At UNC since 2016
Ph.D., The University of Chicago
M.A., The University of Chicago
B.A., Bowdoin College
Maggie Fritz-Morkin studies medieval Italian literature and write about Dante, Petrarch, and Boccaccio, with research interests in rhetoric, the history of manners, urban studies, and the rhetoric of medieval science.
- Obscenity and Censorship in Petrarch’s Protohumanist Rhetoric (book manuscript in progress)
- “‘Se io mi trascoloro, non ti maravigliar’: Peter’s invective and colores rhetorici in Paradiso 27” (forthcoming).
- “Andreuccio at the Well: Sanitation Infrastructure and Civic Values in Decameron II,5,” Heliotropia 700/10: A Boccaccio Anniversary Volume, ed. Michael Papio (Milan: Edizioni Universitari di Lettere Economia Diritto, 2013) 49-59. http://scholarworks.umass.edu/heliotropia/vol8/iss1/3/
- ITAL 240: Dante in English Translation
- ITAL 310: Italian Conversation