Works by Masuccio Salernitano, 1410?‒1475  as bibliographic antecedent | 1

Muslim-Christian encounters in Masuccio Salernitano's Novellino

Close textual and contextualized analysis of two novellas drawn from Masuccio Salernitano's mid-fifteenth-century collection of short stories, Il Novellino, shows that, while the tales appear to present antithetical notions of Muslim identity, they also blur the categories of good and evil through often over-lapping positive and negative depictions of both Christian and Muslim protagonists. Both n... more

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