Week 7

The brief: 

We will meet at Hunter in Rm 1324 HW during our regular class time slot on Wed 3/13 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m

There are assignment to prepare, some to be posted on the forum, others to be prepared in writing before class.

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

The detailed overview:


  • Petrarch, RVF 23*, 24, 27, 28, 30*, 34, 35*, 40, 46, 51*, 60, 61, 70, 77*, 78*, 90* (*: our main focus)


  • Post your answers to the library class questions to the forum if you haven’t done so already!
  • Reread RVF 23 and review your notes prepared for last class
  • Read through all the poems (the ones without asterisk in translation if needed) and respond to the prompts posted in the forum