Orlando Furioso book launch

Event Date: 
11 Nov 2019

Sub-Faculty of Italian, Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages, University of Oxford

Research Seminar

Ground Floor Lecture Room 2 at 47 Wellington Square, Oxford, OX1 2JF

5.15 -7 pm


Double Book Launch of volumes published following the UK conferences, held at the British Academy and the Taylor Institution, to celebrate the fifth centenary of the first edition of the Orlando Furioso (1516).


Ariosto, the “Orlando Furioso” and English Culture, edited by Jane E.Everson, Andrew Hiscock and Stefano Jossa (Oxford: OUP, 2019)



‘Dreaming again on things already dreamed’: 500 Years of Orlando Furioso (1516–2016), edited by Marco Dorigatti and Maria Pavlova (Oxford: Peter Lang, 2019)



The volumes will be presented by Professor Henry Woudhuysen, Rector of Lincoln and Professor Simon Gilson, Agnelli Serena Professor of Italian.


The editors and contributors will respond and lead the discussion.