Griffith, Thomas Gwynfor

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GRIFFITH, Thomas Gwynfor

GRIFFITH, Thomas Gwynfor. British, b. 1926. Genres: Language/Linguistics, Literary criticism and history. Career: Translations and literary studies. Professor Emeritus of Italian Language and Literature, University of Manchester, 1988- (Professor, 1971-88). University Lecturer in Italian, Oxford University, 1958-65; Fellow, St. Cross College, 1965; Professor of Italian, Hull University, 1966-71. Publications: (ed. and trans.) Boccaccio: Detholion o'r Decameron, 1951: Bandello's Fiction: An Examination of the Novelle, 1955; Avventure Linguistiche del Cinquecento, 1961; (with B. Migliorini) The Italian Language, 1966, rev. ed., 1984; Italian Writers and the Italian Language, 1967; (ed. with P.R.J. Hainsworth) Petrarch: Selected Poems, 1971; Dau Ben y Daith, 1995; O Hendrefigillt i Livotno, 2000. Address: Dept. of Italian Studies, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, England.