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Peire d’Alvernhe

(fl. c. 1146—1168)


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(fl. c.1146–c.1168)

Earliest troubadour to be mentioned by Dante in De vulgari eloquentia. An important figure in the evolution of troubadour poetics, Peire’s extant lyrics include cansos, sirventes, devotional lyrics ...

Subjects: Literature — Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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