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Renaissance Events in the Metropolitan Area

Tuesday, November 22, 7pm
“Romancing the Truth: Vernacular History and the Origin of Fiction”
Speaker: Simon Gaunt (King's College, London)
Location: La Maison Française, 16 Washington Mews, New York
http://www.marc.as.nyu.edu/object/marc.events.lecture.gaunt

Wednesday, November 30, 6pm
"Travels with Cagnacci,"
Speaker: Xavier F. Salomon, The Peter Jay Sharp Chief Curator of The Frick Collection
Location: The Frick Collection, New York
Free but seating is on a first-come, first-served basis

Thursday, December 6, 1pm
“The Renaissance and the Rise of Drawings”
Speaker: John Marciari, Charles W. Engelhard Curator of Drawings and Prints, The Morgan Library & Museum
Location: The Morgan Library & Museum, New York
$15, free for members and students
http://www.themorgan.org/programs/renaissance-and-rise-drawing

Wednesday, December 7, 5pm
“Once Again, Albrecht Dürer’s Melencolia I
Speaker: Peter Parshall
Location: 101 McCormick Hall, Princeton University

Thursday, January 26, 2017, 6:30pm
“Shaping Medieval Art for the Twenty-First Century”
Speaker: Adam Cohen,
Location: Schermerhorn Hall, room 612, Columbia University
http://www.columbia.edu/cu/arthistory/calendar/branner.html

Friday, February 12, 3:30pm
IDEA: The Isabella d'Este Digital Archive”
A workshop with Professor Deanna Shemek, UC Santa Cruz
Location: Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò, 24 West 12th Street, Room 201, New York
http://italian.as.nyu.edu/object/italian.events.este.20160212

Wednesday, February 15, 6pm
“The Painter and the Libertine: Titian and Pietro Aretino”
Speaker: Xavier F. Salomon, The Peter Jay Sharp Chief Curator of The Frick Collection
Location: Music Room, The Frick Collection, New York

Thursday, February 16, 11am
“Venice in the Age of Jacopo Tintoretto”
Speaker: Andrea Bayer, Jayne Wrightsman Curator, Department of European Paintings
Location: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Ticket: $30

Thursday, February 16, 4:30pm
“Michelangelo and Paper as Palimpsest” Drawings, Letters, Records, and Sonnets”
Speaker: Mauro Mussolin, CASVA - Metropolitan Museum of ART
Location: 106 McCormick Hall, Princeton University

Friday, Saturday, April 7-8, 9am-5pm
“Christian Time in Early Modern Europe”
Speakers: Carolina Mangone and Tony Grafton
Location: 101 McCormick Hall, Princeton University

Friday, April 8, 9:00 am
“Dante's Vita Nuova: Archaeologies of a Text”
Speakers: Maria Luisa Ardizzone, New York University & Teodolinda Barolini, Columbia University
Location: NYU Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò, 24 West 12th Street, New York
http://italian.as.nyu.edu/object/dante_vita_nuova.html

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
“Pathos, Symptom, Expression: Laocoon in Europe, 16th to 20th Centuries”
Speaker: Salvatore Settis, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa
TBA

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