Towards the catastrophe.  Niccolò Machiavelli’s Mandragola between lack of morality and adaptation
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Towards the catastrophe. Niccolò Machiavelli’s Mandragola between lack of morality and adaptation

di Andrea Sartori*  The military and political events which upset Florence between the end of Quattrocento and the first decades of the sixteenth century, are part of Machiavelli’s motivation to write The Prince. Nonetheless, even his most celebrated theatrical work – the Mandragola – is deeply affected by the instability and the moral crisis of … Continua a leggere