Tidsskrift for renæssanceforskning
Journal of Renaissance studies

11 • 2016
The Metadiscourse of Renaissance Humanism

The case studies in this volume explore the Renaissance humanists' metadiscourse on translation, letter writing, Biblical criticism, poetry, and Latin grammar and composition. Especially, the papers examine the role played by metadiscourse in the dissemination of Renaissance humanism, and how the authors communicate key elements of the humanist cultural programme.

10 • 2016
Latin and the Early Modern World: linguistic identity and the polity from Petrarch to the Habsburg novelists

Texts & Contexts VI: The identity put forward by writing in Latin allowed writers to claim status for themselves and express allegiance to their country or ruling dynasty. As as part of the body politic, they supported its political struggles with the weapons of literature, engaging a public beyond national limits throughout the 'Neo-Latin world'.

9 • 2015
Vitae Pomponianae:
Lives of Classical Writers in Fifteenth-Century Roman Humanism

In late fifteenth-century Roman humanism there was a surge in the production of lives of ancient Roman writers, primarily compiled by Pomponio Leto (1428-1498) and his circle. The contributions discuss how an ancient writer was depicted, which were the biographical models, and to what degree the lives in question might be said to be innovative.

8 • 2012
The Role of Latin in the Early Modern World: Linguistic identity and nationalism 1350-1800

Texts & Contexts V: Studies focusing on Latin as a vehicle for political debate, polemic and propaganda on contemporary issues, esp. its role in the process of defining, legitimising, or expressing linguistic, regional and incipient national identities.

7 • 2011
Niccolò Perotti: the Languages of Humanism and Politics

The contributions study the scholarly work and professional career of Niccolò Perotti (1430-1480) in the context of Roman humanism and curial politics. The volume contains a research bibliography about Perotti.

6 • 2010
Latin and the Vernaculars in Early Modern Europe

Texts & Contexts IV: Studies on the interaction of Latin and the vernaculars concerning a. o. Italian humanism, the Pléiade, Danish-Latin lexicography, and Irish Latin culture in the early modern period.

5 • 2008
Humanist Discoveries of the Scandinavian Past

The volume examines the ideological and intellectual uses of the early Scandinavian past in 16th- and 17th-century philology and historiography by humanist scholars within Scandinavia.

4 • 2008
Renaissance Women as Patrons of Art and Culture

Contributions from a Seminar about Female Patronage hosted by Forum for Renaissance Studies on 21 September 2006 

3 • 2007
ALBVM AMICORVM

Festskrift til Karsten Friis-Jensen i anledning af hans 60 års fødselsdag
   Studies in Honour of Karsten Friis-Jensen on the Occasion of his Sixtieth Birthday

2 • 2006
Frederik II som mæcen

Om kunst og kultur i anden halvdel af 1500-tallet i Danmark. Artiklerne er udarbejdet på baggrund af indlæggene ved en temadag afholdt på Kronborg Slot d. 20. maj 2005

1 • 2005
Kulturel identitet og sprog i Renæssancen

Artiklerne er udarbejdet på baggrund af indlæggene ved et forskningskollokvium på Københavns Uni­versitet d. 30 april 2004