Week 4

The brief: 

We will meet online (Zoom) on Monday 2/18 from 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and during our regular class time slot Wed 2/20 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m

There will be assignments to prepare before our online class meetings: you don’t need to submit anything beforehand, but be prepared and ready to discuss your answers during class

You will need to have your copy of the ’Canzoniere’ with you during class on Wednesday

The detailed overview:


  • Petrarch, RVF 1-6


  • Connect to our Zoom meeting at least 5 minutes before class starts (links posted in class forum)
  • Prepare the questions posted in the class forum for our class on Monday
  • Pay particular attention to the elements from Ovid’s story of Apollo and Daphne in RVF 1-6