Program in Italian Studies Symposium-Spring 2012
"Alla scuola delle muse: The Sister Arts in Italian Thought and Culture"
Friday, March 30 and Saturday, March 31, 2012
138 Lewis Library
Program in Italian Studies Symposium-Spring 2011
March 31 - April 1, 2011
Our keynote speakers are Dr. Federica Mazzara (University College of London) and Professor Julio Monterio Martins (University of Pisa).
Audio of the Keynote speakers:
Renaissance Studies and Italian Studies 2010 Graduate Conference
Saturday - Sunday, April 24-25, 2010
Our conference's keynote speaker will be Dale Kent, Professor of History, University of California-Riverside.
2008 GRADUATE STUDENT SYMPOSIUM
SATURDAY, MARCH 29, 2008~Aaron Burr Hall, Room 219
PROGRAM OF EVENTS
10 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
(Baroque) Opera as (Post Modern) Drama: Or, Giulio Cesare our Contemporary”
Lunch 12:30-2:00 PM
Panel 2: At the Cross Roads: Citation, Sound, and Spectacle from Greece to Rome
“And Her Voice Rang Out in Tears”: Hecuba and Cassandra’s Moral Influence in La Didone
“Friendship, Autobiography and Citation in Petrarch and Montaigne”
“La dolce vita: The Renewed Marvels of Rome"
4:30 p.m. Keynote Address
Dennis Romano, Professor of History and Fine Arts, Syracuse University and Senior Fellow at the Center for Advanced Studies in the Visual Arts, National Gallery, Washington D.C
Art, Politics, and the Venetian Territorial State: The Building Projects of Doge Francesco Foscari, 1423-1457
Wine and Cheese Reception to Follow