Upcoming Events

'Animae rationalis simulacrum': Plotinian Influences in Ficino's Account of the Imaginary Soul.

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A lecture by Anna Corrias, Princeton University

Date: 4 March 2015

Hippocratic, Aristotelian, and Vitruvian Winds in Sixteenth-century Italy

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A lecture by Craig Martin, Oakland University.

Date: 19 March 2015

Il giovane favoloso: Leopardi on Screen

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U.S. premiere of Il giovane favolosoAlessandra Mirra, University of Pennsylvania, will introduce the film with a short presentation of its subject, Italian poet Giacomo Leopardi, and his portrait by director Mario Martone. After the screening, Prof. Gaetana Marrone Puglia, Princeton University, will offer a technical analysis of the film and will discuss it with the public.

Date: 23 March 2015

Religious Identity in Venice from the Renaissance to Contemporary Cinema

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A seminar with Andrew Berns, "'Pro magna parte laboratores sive cultivatores agrorum et vinearum': Jews in the Venetian Stato da Mar", and Nicola Di Nino, "In Memory of MeA Spiritual Quest in a Secluded Venice".

Date: 26 March 2015

Past and Future under a Fascist Obelisk: Aurelio Amatucci's Codex fori Mussolini

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A lecture by Bettina Reitz Joose on Aurelio Amatucci's Codex fori Mussolini, University of Pennsylvania.

Date: 31 March 2015