Fall 2007

We have set up our schedule for the fall term and we anticipate continued lively investigations of issues that are invigorating our scholarly fields. As is our custom, the seminars are entirely devoted to discussion of previously circulated papers; please call in advance for the papers. We hope you will be able to join us and our colleagues this fall!

Monday, October 8

4:15 p.m. Davison Art Center, Dining Room
Kerry McCarthy, Department of Music, Duke University

Genre Outlaws: Renaissance Musical Contrafacta and their Makers

Thursday, December 6

4:30 p.m. Davison Art Center, Room 300 (Please note change of time)
Louise Rice, Department of Art History, New York University

Cardinal Rapaccioli and the Turnip Sellers of Rome: A Satirical Take on the War of Castro

Save the date!
Coming up this fall: Saturday, October 20 at Brown University
New England Renaissance Conference: “Nature’s Disciplines”
What were the borders that defined nature’s disciplines before they looked like the ones we recognize today?