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Helangelo This is also a about relationships however Brundin shows how Colonna s religious poetry extends beyond personal contemplation poems are informed by her friendships and shows how Colonna s religious poetry extends beyond personal contemplation the poems are informed by her friendships and play a significant role in the movement of. H Colonna's poetry came to fulfil in a groundbreaking and unprecedented way a specifically reformist spiritual imperative acting as a to fulfil in a groundbreaking and unprecedented way a specifically reformist spiritual imperative acting as a for disseminating an evangelical message to a wide audience reading vernacular iterature and providing a model of spiritual verse which was to be adopted by Integrity Restored: Helping Catholic Families Win the Battle Against Pornography later poets across the peninsula She shows how Colonna's poetry an essentially aristocratic evangelical movement sought to harness the power of print culture to extend its appeal to a much broader audience In so doing this book manages to provide the vitalink between the two central facets of Vitt.

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Brundin s readings of individual works are insightful and make a convincing case for Colonna s artistry And Passion She Proves Colonna To Be passion She proves Colonna to be poet who can stand on her own merits rather than being identified merely as the muse of Mic. Vittoria Colonna was without doubt one of the best known and most highly celebrated female poets of the Italian Renaissance She was much publicised during her The Taste of Night (Signs of the Zodiac, lifetime and widely considered by her contemporaries to be highly skilled in the art of constructing tightly controlled and beautifully modulated sonnets in the Petrarchan vein In addition to heriterary contacts Colonna was also deeply involved with reformist groups In Italy Before The Council Italy before the Council Trent an involvement which was *to have a profound effect on her poetic productionIn this study *have a profound effect on her poetic productionIn this study Brundin examines the manner in whic. Religious reform This erudite solid work should be influential transforming views of Colonna and the reform movement Brundin s unprententious clear presentation and her evident appreciation for Colonna made it a total pleasure to read. Oria Colonna's production her spiritual and her careful construction of a gendered identity within the iterary culture of her ageThe evangelism and her careful of a gendered identity within the iterary culture of her ageThe full ength study of Vittoria Colonna in English for a century this book will be essential reading for scholars interested in issues of gender iterature religious reform or the dynamics of cultural transmission in sixteenth century Italy It also provides an excellent background and contextualisation to anyone wishing to read Colonna's writings or to know about her role as a mediator between the worlds of courtly Petrachism and religious refo. ,

Vittoria Colonna and the Spiritual Poetics of the Italian Reformation Catholic Christendom 1300 1700