Teleconference: Re-reading Dante's Vita nova: Chapters 1-4


Location: Room 121 of the Information Technology Center

Re-reading Dante’s Vita nova: Chapters 1-4: teleconference

Friday April 28 at 9am (EST) in Room 121 of the Information Technology Center

“Re-reading Dante’s Vita nova is a collaborative research project involving researchers from University College London, the University of Bristol, the University of Cambridge, the University of Leeds, the University of Notre Dame, the University of Oxford, the University of Reading, and the University of Warwick.

Each event will focus on a different section of Dante’s Vita nova, its contexts, and its implications. Lectures are live streamed and discussions are faciliated via teleconference.

The first event, on Chapters 1-4, will take place in Leeds on Friday April 28 at 2pm (GMT). Scholars from Notre Dame are invited to participate via teleconference at 9am (EST) in Room 121 of the Information Technology Center.

Incipit vita nova: chapters I-IV - Re-reading Dante’s Vita nova


9.00am: Introduction 

9.15am: Presentations 
Matthew Treherne: ‘Incipit vita nova: chapters I-IV’ 
Brian Richardson: ‘Dante’s libretto and its incipit’ 
Ruth Chester: ‘Space in Vita nova I-IV’ 
Federica Pich: ‘On prose and poetry: Vita nova III’  

10.15-10.30: Break

10.30-11.30: Discussion   
‘Per cui t’ha così distrutto questo Amore?’: Vita nova IV’   

Free and open to the public.

Further information about the project may be found here.

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