The Italian Encounter with Tudor England: A Cultural Politics of Translation

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The small but influential community of Italians that took shape in England in the fifteenth century initially consisted of ecclesiastics, humanists, merchants, bankers and artists. However, in the wake of the English Reformation, Italian Protestants joined other continental religious refugees in finding Tudor England to be a hospitable and productive haven, and they brought with them a cultural perspective informed by the ascendency among European elites of their vernacular language. This study maintains that questions of ...

The Italian Encounter with Tudor England: A Cultural Politics of Translation 2012, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107407596

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