Madeleine Saraceni

Year: 5th

Areas of Interest:

Late–medieval literature (Middle English; Italian; French); Chaucer; Italian Trecento prose; vernacular translation; prologues and narrative frames; history of women’s literature and reading; authorial self-fashioning and autofiction; late-medieval religious and devotional writings

Dissertation Topic

The Idea of the Female Audience: The Role of Woman in the Conceptualization of Vernacular Authorship in the Middle Ages directed by Jessica Brantley, Ardis Butterfield, and Alastair Minnis