Friday, September 19, 2008

NYU Medieval and Renaissance Center Events

Wednesday, September 24 at 6 pm
Auditorium, Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò (co-sponsored with the Department of Italian)

"Performing Dress in Renaissance Italy"

Evelyn Welch (Professor of Renaissance Studies, Department of English, Queen Mary, University of London)


Tuesday, September 30 at 6 pm
Room 222, 19 University Place

"Noli me tangere: Cripple Aesthetic, Medieval & Modern Desires"

Christopher Baswell (Ann Whitney Olin Professor of English, Barnard College and Columbia University)


Thursday, October 30 at 7 pm
Room 222, 19 University Place

"Improvisation and the Genesis and Structure of the Quijote"

Roberto Echevarria (Sterling Professor of Hispanic and Comparative Literature, Yale University)


Thursday, November 20 at 6 pm
Room 222, 19 University Place (co-sponsored with CELCE and the Medieval Forum)

'Translating the Diversity of the Middle Ages'

Simon Gaunt (Professor of French, King's College, London)

Thursday, 11 December at 6 pm

Roundtable: "The Ethical and Political Responsibilities of the Medievalist: Iberia and Beyond"

Simon R. Doubleday, Organizer (Associate Professor of History, Hofstra University, and Visiting Scholar, NYU.
Celia Chazelle (Professor of History, The College of New Jersey)
Jerrilynn D. Dodds (Distinguished Professor of Art History and Theory, City University of New York)
María Rosa Menocal ( Director of the Whitney Humanities Center and Sterling Professor of the Humanities, Yale University)
Amy Remensnyder (Associate Professor of History, Brown University)
Jesús Rodríguez Velasco (Visiting Professor of Spanish, Columbia University)

1 comment:

laurynnlowe said...

Iberia round table is @ 5, says: http://www.nyu.edu/fas/center/marc/newsevents/marc_events.html