John Took

14 March 2013

Professor John Took

John Took is Professor of Dante Studies in the UCL Department of Italian, previously at Birkbeck College. Author of books on Dante's aesthetic philosophy, his minor works, his general ontology or philosophy of existence, and on the 'Fiore' (a version of the 'Roman de la Rose') attributed to Dante (a critical edition with translation and apparatus).

Forthcoming: essays of Dante's theology from the Ubiquity Press in London and a general interpretation of Dante from Princeton University Press.