Commentary

[in chronological order]

Machiavelli and Us

- Louis Althusser. Machiavelli and Us. Translated by Gregory Elliott. 2nd ed. London: Verso, 2011.

“The Problem of the Prince”

- Eric Nelson. "The Problem of the Prince." Chap. 17 in The Cambridge Companion to Renaissance Philosophy, edited by James Hankins. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007.

Major Works

The Prince

- Recommended Translation: The Prince, trans. Harvey C. Mansfield Jr. (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998, 2nd ed.) Originally published in 1532.

Discourses on Livy

- Recommended Translation: Discourses on Livy, trans. Harvey C. Mansfield, Jr. and Nathan Tarcov. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1996. Originally published in 1531.

Florentine Histories

- Recommended Translation: Florentine Histories, trans. Laura F. Banfield and Harvey C. Mansfield Jr. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1988. Originally published in 1532.

Art of War

- Translated by Christopher Lynch. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003.

Multimedia

Is Machiavelli a Moralist or a Realist?

- "Is Machiavelli a Moralist or a Realist?" Program on Constitutional Government Panel: Erica Benner (Yale); Michelle Clarke (Dartmouth); Clifford Orwin (Toronto). Harvard University, Cambridge, MA September 20, 2013.

How does Machiavelli Regard Religion?

- "How does Machiavelli Regard Religion?" Program on Constitutional Government Panel: William Connell (Seton Hall); William Kristol (The Weekly Standard); Vickie Sullivan (Tufts); Nathan Tarcov (Chicago) Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, September 20, 2013.

Is Machiavelli a Civic Humanist or figure of the Renaissance?

- "Is Machiavelli a Civic Humanist or figure of the Renaissance?" Program on Constitutional Government Panel: James Hankins (Harvard); John McCormick (Chicago); Eric Nelson (Harvard); Paul Rahe (Hillsdale). Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, September 20, 2013.

Is Machiavelli a Philosopher?

- "Is Machiavelli a Philosopher?" Program on Constitutional Government Panel, Ioannis Evrigenis (Tufts); Christopher Lynch (Carthage); Harvey Mansfield (Harvard); Waller Newell (Carleton)   Harvard University, Cambridge, MA,  September 19, 2013.

“Machiavelli’s Modern Turn”

- Nathan Tarcov. "Machiavelli's Modern Turn." Lecture at the Catholic University of America School of Philosophy, September 17, 2010.

Other Works

The Comedies of Machiavelli

- Recommended Translation: The Comedies of Machiavelli, trans. David Sices and James B. Atkinson. Indianapolis: Hackett, 2007. Collection originally published 1985 by the University Press of New England.

The Chief Works, and Others

- Recommended Translation: The Chief Works and Others, trans. Allan H. Gilbert. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 1965 (3 vols.)

Mandragola

- Recommended Translation: Mandragola, trans. Mera J. Flaumenhaft. Long Grove, IL: Waveland, 1981. Originally published in 1524.