Benni Campoleoni

Thesis title: Becoming heroes: construction(s) of masculine identity in medieval French and Northern Italian epic.

Medieval Studies

Year of study: 4

  • Medieval Studies
  • School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures

Contact details

Undergraduate teaching

Subject area: French and Francophone Studies

- French 2 Literatures and Cultures

Subject area: History

- Medieval Worlds: a Journey through the Middle Ages

- Early Modern History: a Connected World

Research summary

I am interested in the representation of gender roles and dynamics in medieval texts, and especially how they play out in the space(s) of the text.  My current research focuses on Franco-Italian literature and on its liminal position in terms of literary and social models.