Maggie Kilgour on “Milton’s Macbeths, OR, The Low Road to Shakespeare”

Please join the Renaissance Workshop
THURSDAY, March 14, when

Maggie Kilgour
Molson Professor of English Language and Literature
McGill University
presents the paper:

“Milton’s Macbeths, OR, The Low Road to Shakespeare”

THURSDAY, March 14
5:00-6:30
Rosenwald 405

Please note the unusual day

The paper, to be read in advance, will be distributed to the Renaissance Workshop mailing list and is available with a password in the post below. Light refreshments will be served.

If you would like to join our mailing list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop fully accessible to all persons. Questions, requests, and/or concerns may be directed to Jo Nixon (ejnixon@uchicago.edu) or Michal Zechariah (michalz@uchicago.edu).

Image: Detail from Henry Fuseli, “Macbeth, Banquo and the Witches.” 1794.

Owen Joyce-Coughlan on Itineraries of Divine Love

Please join the Renaissance Workshop
MONDAY, March 11, when

Owen Joyce-Coughlan
PhD Student
Divinity
University of Chicago
presents the paper:

Itineraries of Divine Love in Marsilio Ficino’s On Love and Giordano Bruno’s On the Heroic Frenzies
MONDAY, March 11

5:00-6:30
Rosenwald 405

The paper, to be read in advance, will be distributed to the Renaissance Workshop mailing list and is available with a password in the post below. Light refreshments will be served.

If you would like to join our mailing list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop accessible to all persons. Questions, requests, and/or concerns should be directed to Jo Nixon (ejnixon@uchicago.edu) or Michal Zechariah (michalz@uchicago.edu).

Image: Jean Mignon, The Transformation of Actaeon.

Sarah Kunjummen on ”‘Interinanimation’: Soul Transfer in Early Modern English Lyric”

Please join the Renaissance Workshop
MONDAY, February 25, when

Sarah Kunjummen
PhD Candidate
Department of English
University of Chicago
presents the paper:

“‘Interinanimation’: Soul Transfer in Early Modern English Lyric”

MONDAY, 25 February
5:00-6:30
Rosenwald 405

The paper, to be read in advance, will be distributed to the Renaissance Workshop mailing list and is available with a password in the post below. Light refreshments will be served.

If you would like to join our mailing list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop fully accessible to all persons. Questions, requests, and/or concerns may be directed to Jo Nixon (ejnixon@uchicago.edu) or Michal Zechariah (michalz@uchicago.edu).

Image: Detail from the Thera frescoes.

Danielle Charette on “Petrarch’s Poetic Imperium”

Please join the Renaissance Workshop
MONDAY, February 11, when

Danielle Charette
PhD Candidate
Committee on Social Thought
University of Chicago
presents the paper:

Petrarch’s Poetic Imperium: Augustus Caesar in Petrarch’s Literary Corpus
MONDAY, February 11
5:00-6:30
Rosenwald 405

The paper, to be read in advance, will be distributed to the Renaissance Workshop mailing list and is available with a password in the post below. Light refreshments will be served.

If you would like to join our mailing list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop fully accessible to all persons. Questions, requests, and/or concerns should be directed to Jo Nixon (ejnixon@uchicago.edu) or Michal Zechariah (michalz@uchicago.edu).

Image: Girolamo Masini, Cola di Rienzo. 1877. Rome.

Micha Lazarus on “Sophocles Reformed: Christian Tragedy in the Northern Renaissance״

Please join the Renaissance Workshop
MONDAY, January 28, when

Micha Lazarus
Research Fellow
Department of English
Cambridge University
presents the paper:

“Sophocles Reformed: Christian Tragedy in the Northern Renaissance״

MONDAY, 28 January
5:00-6:30
Rosenwald 405

The paper, to be read in advance, will be distributed to the Renaissance Workshop mailing list and is available with a password in the post below. Light refreshments will be served.

If you would like to join our mailing list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop fully accessible to all persons. Questions, requests, and/or concerns may be directed to Jo Nixon (ejnixon@uchicago.edu) or Michal Zechariah (michalz@uchicago.edu).

Image: Laurence Olivier in “Hamlet,” 1948.