Medieval Seminars

2013-2014

April 5, 2013 -            Roberto Rea (Università di Roma Tor Vergata): "Unus Philosophus alterpoeta: Archaelogy of a Friendship"

October 11, 2013 -     Marco Veglia (Università di Bologna): "Decameron 1.3"

April 4, 2014 -            Beatrice Arduini (University of Washington): "The Invention of Dante's Convivio: The Creation of a Cultural Icon"

 

2015-2016

October 2, 2015 -       Francesco Bausi (Università della Calabria): "L'amore perfetto: II Decameron fra Andrea Cappellano e Dante"

November 13, 2015 - Mirko Tavoni (Università di Pisa): "Dante 'Imagining' His Journey through the Afterlife"

January 29, 2016 -     Susanna Barsella (Fordham University): "The Garden of Arts: Techne and Grace in Boccaccio's Comedia delle ninfe fiorentine"

May 13, 2016 -          Francesco Ciabattoni (Georgetown University): "Music from the Otherworld: Notes on and from Dante's Commedia"

May 25, 2016 -          Gaia Gubbini (Freie Universität di Berlino): "L'intreccio fra conoscenze filosofico-mediche e lirica italiana: dalle Origini a Petrarca"

 

2016-2017

November 11, 2016 - Federico Canaccini (Università di Bari): "Guelfi e Ghibellini"

 

2017-2018

April 20, 2018 -             Paolo Pellegrini (Università di Verona): "Dante's Life: New Issues?" 

 

2018-2019
 
September 14, 2018 -   Andrea Robiglio (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven): "Bartolo da Sassoferrato and Dante's Canzone Le dolci rime "
 
November 2, 2018 -      Alessandro Vettori (Rutgers University): "Dante, Poverty, and the Donation of Constantine"
 
November 30, 2018 -    Susanna Barsella (Fordham University): "Note angeliche nella Lettera a Cangrande"
 
February 22, 2019 -     Julie Van Peteghem (Hunter College, CUNY): "Ovidian Ramifications: Cino, Dante, Petrarch"
 
March 15, 2019 -         Paola Ureni (College of Staten Island, CUNY): ""From Medicine to Ethics: Complexio and other Forms of Harmony in Dante's Writing"
 
 
2019-2020
 
October 25, 2019       Alessandro Vettori (Rutgers University): Presentation of his new book Dante's Prayerful Pilgrimage: Typologies of Prayer in the Comedy (Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2019)
 
November 22, 2019 -  Simone Marchesi (Princeton University): "Beyond Babel: Dante, Levi, Benjamin and the Langauge of Translation"
 
February 7, 2020 -      Kristina Olson (George Mason University): "Dalla cintola in sù: Dante's Sartorial Poetics"
 
February 28, 2020 - A morning on Dante and Logic:
 
                                  Jenny Schiff (The Graduate Center, CUNY): "Lessons from a Translation of Dante's Canzone Le dolci rime into Formal Logic"
 
                                Stefano Pelizzari (Università di Milano): "Intemptatas ab aliis ostendere veritates: Dante’s Use of Logic in the Monarchy"