Programme

CONFERENCE 2016

 

The third conference of the Nordic Network for Renaissance Studies:

An international, multidisciplinary conference in Oslo organized by the Norwegian Renaissance Society.

 

Venue: The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Oslo (map).

 

Conference documents in pdf:

Detailed programme with overview of sessions

List of participants

Book of abstracts

 

Programme

 

Wednesday 28 September

 

12.00-13.00: Registration and Coffee/Tea

 

13.00 Welcome by Professor Øivind Andersen, Secretary General of the Academy, and by

Associate Professor Unn Falkeid, Chair of The Norwegian Renaissance Society

 

13.30-14.30 Keynote lecture: Professor Christopher Celenza, Johns Hopkins University:

“Text as Prototype: Five Ways of looking at Philology in the Italian Renaissance”

 

15.00-16.30: Papers

 

17.00-18.30: Papers

 

 

Thursday 29 September

 

09.00 Coffee/Tea

 

9.30-10.30 Keynote lecture: Professor Virginia Cox, New York University:

“The Exemplary Vittoria Colonna”

 

11.00-12.30: Papers

 

13.00-14.00 Lunch at Clarion Collection Hotel Gabelshus

Gabels gt. 16, 0272 Oslo (5 min. walk from the Academy)

14.00-15.00 Keynote lecture: Professor Hans Jürgen Scheuer, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin:

“Women, Sacrifice, and The Politics of Virtue. Lucretia – Verginia – Susanna:

Historical Prototypes of Future Communities in 16th-century German Tragedia

 

15.30-17.00 Papers

 

17.30-19.00 Papers

 

Friday 30 September

 

09.00: Coffee/Tea

 

09.30-10.30 Keynote lecture: Professor Marianne Pade, The Danish Academy in Rome:

“The Latin Thucydides and the development of Western political lexicon”

 

11.00-12.30 Papers

 

12.30-13.30 Lunch at the Academy

 

13.30-15.00 Papers

 

15.30-16.30 Papers

 

17.00-18.00 Book Presentation by Professor Victor Plathe Tschudi (The Oslo School of Architecture and Design) and

Professor Ingrid Rowland (Notre Dame University)

Moderator: Professor Christopher Celenza (John Hopkins University)

 

18.00-18.40 Reception

 

18.40 Conference Dinner at the Academy

 

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