Steven Grossvogel has research interests in medieval Italian literature, especially the works of Boccaccio and Dante. He is the author of Ambiguity and Allusion in Boccaccio's Filocolo (Olschki, 1992). His articles have been published in Studi sul Boccaccio, Italiana, Il Veltro, MLN, and This Rough Magic.  He has also contributed to the Modern Language Association series volume Approaches to Teaching Boccaccio’s Decameron (MLA, 2000); Medieval Italy: An Encyclopedia (Routledge, 2004); Boccaccio: A Critical Guide to the Complete Works (Chicago Univ. Press, 2013); and The Decameron Third Day in Perspective (Toronto Univ. Press, 2014).