Dante in African American Culture: Exile, Migration, Segregation, Integration, Identity

Dennis Looney is Professor in the Department of French and Italian Languages and Literatures at the University of Pittsburgh, and the Director of Programs and of Association of Departments of Foreign Languages at the Modern Language Association. He published extensively on Dante, Ariosto, Tasso, Leopardi, Collodi, and on a wide range of other topics in Italian, Classics, and philosophy.