Meredith Ray

Elias Ahuja Professor of Italian

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Areas of Expertise

  • Research focuses on the Italian Renaissance: its literature and culture, women's lives and gender roles during the period, women and science (alchemy, medicine, natural philosophy), letters and letter writing.
  • Can also discuss:  the poet Dante; Galileo and early modern science; convents in early modern Venice; Renaissance feminism.
  • Additional expertise in modern Italian detective fiction and crime writing; translation.

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