College of Letters & Science
Kristin Phillips Court
Office
748 Van Hise

Kristin Phillips Court

Associate Professor
Education
PhD, UCLA
Research Interests
Italian Renaissance literature and culture; drama, painting and Renaissance inter-media; aesthetics; patronage; Machiavelli, Vasari, Tasso, Bruno.

The Perfect Genre. Drama and Painting in Renaissance ItalyAshgate Press (2011) (book) MLA Scaglione Award

Vasari, Leonardo, and ‘il vero ritratto del tradimento et inumanità,’”  Sixteenth Century Journal Vol. XLII No. 3 (Fall, 2011)

“The Petrarchan Lover in Cinquecento Comedy,” MLN: Modern Language Notes Vol. 125, Number 1, January 2010 (Italian Issue)

“Performing Anachronism: Revising the Aetiology of Italian Renaissance Tragedy,” Renaissance Drama Volume 37 “Italy and the Drama of Europe” (2010)

“Framing the Miracle in Feo Belcari’s Rappresentazione quando la Nostra Donna Vergine Maria fu annunziata dall'Angelo Gabriello,” Annali d’Italianistica Volume 25 “Literature, Religion, and the Sacred” (2007)