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Entdeckung der Landschaft

 

The proceedings of the second "Montafon Summit" ("Montafoner Gipfeltreffen"), held in June 2015 at Partenen and coorganised by the LBI, have been published with Böhlau: 

 

Kasper, M. / Korenjak, M. / Rollinger, R. / Rudigier, A. (eds.), Entdeckungen der Landschaft. Raum und Kultur in Geschichte und Gegenwart. Wien / Köln / Weimar 2017.

 

Ida Gilda Mastrorosa: 'Features and merits of ancient Rome in Blondus Flavius'

On Monday, October 30th 2017, Ida Gilda Mastrorosa will give the talk:

totius Europae gentes Romani ... cultas reddidere. Features and merits of ancient Rome in Blondus Flavius

The talk will followed by a discussion.

Event Details
Date: 
Mon, 30/10/2017 - 18:00
Location: 
Atrium SR 5, Langer Weg 11, 6020 Innsbruck

Literary Windows

The 25th–26th September saw an international group of scholars meet in Old Library at All Soul’s College, Oxford for a two-day conference on the phenomenon of window references in literature. Alongside experts on Classical, Neo-Latin and English literature, there were also contributions on two-tier allusions in French, Middle Irish and Polish literary culture. The conference, organised with the support of the LBI for Neo-Latin Studies, also brought together a number of Boltzmann fellows past and present.

Bernhard Schirg: 'Mario Equicola’s Neither by hope nor fear (1506/1513) and the author’s fight for a white vest'

On Monday, September 18th 2017, Dr. Bernhard Schirg gave the talk:

“Be thou as chaste as ice, as pure as snow, thou shalt not escape calumny” – Mario Equicola’s Neither by hope nor fear (1506/1513) and the author’s fight for a white vest

The talk was followed by a discussion.

Event Details
Date: 
Mon, 18/09/2017 - 18:00
Location: 
Atrium SR 5, Langer Weg 11, 6020 Innsbruck

Business Meeting of the Japan Project

On Saturday, August 28th 2017, Haruka Oba (Faculty of Literature, Kurume University, Japan), a former LBI fellow and currently a partner in the project “Japan on the Jesuit Stage” visited Innsbruck. She had lunch with the LBI team members and discussed the details of the project with Maria Maciejewska and Florian Schaffenrath. They talked about a planned workshop in Japan and an upcoming conference on Jesuit drama, which will take place in Vienna in summer 2018.

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