Actors rehearse for Machiavelli’s “The Girl from Andros,” translated from the original Italian by Michael Knowles ’12.

First-time Machiavelli translation debuts at Yale

April 18, 2012 • 2
This Thursday in the Morse Stiles Theater, Niccolò Machiavelli’s first comedy will make its world debut on an English-speaking stage. Machiavelli’s “L’Andria,” though well-known among Italian scholars of Renaissance Drama, has been until now relatively unknown within English criticism of Machiavelli. Starting last semester, Michael Knowles ’12 began translating the play into the first English »