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Workshop Week in Japan

On 14-21 March 2018 the Austrian part of the project Japan on the Jesuit Stage (Florian Schaffenrath and Maria Maciejewska) travelled to Japan.

 

Their stay started with the workshops, which took place on 16 March at Kurume University.

 

Ruth Miguel Franco: 'And Lorenzo Changed His Mind: Compositive Layers in the 1st Book of Lorenzo Valla’s Elegantie Lingue Latine'

On Wednesday, 28th March 2018, Ruth Miguel Franco gave the talk:

And Lorenzo Changed His Mind: Compositive Layers in the 1st Book of Lorenzo Valla’s Elegantie Lingue Latine

The talk was followed by a discussion.

Event Details
Date: 
Wed, 28/03/2018 - 18:00
Location: 
Atrium SR 5, Langer Weg 11, 6020 Innsbruck

William Barton: The Pervigilium Veneris. A New Critical Text, Translation and Commentary

"This study provides a critical edition of the Pervigilium Veneris with a Latin text, translation and commentary. This late-antique poem, the 'Vigil of Venus', is of unknown date and authorship. It exists in four heavily corrupted manuscripts, including the Codex Salmasianus, as part of a collection of later Latin poetry compiled around the 6th Century AD.

Federica Rossetti: 'Satire and Comedy in the Italian Humanism Defining Literary Genres in the 15th Century'

On Thursday, 22nd March 2018, Federica Rossetti gave the talk:

Satire and Comedy in the Italian Humanism Defining Literary Genres in the 15th Century

The talk was followed by a discussion.

Event Details
Date: 
Thu, 22/03/2018 - 18:00
Location: 
Atrium SR 3, Langer Weg 11, 6020 Innsbruck

Enikő Békés: 'The Politics of Physiognomy: Humanist Features of King Matthias Corvinus’ Image'

On Wednesday, January 24th 2018, Enikő Békés gave the talk:

The Politics of Physiognomy: Humanist Features of King Matthias Corvinus’ Image

The talk was followed by a discussion.

Event Details
Date: 
Wed, 24/01/2018 - 18:00
Location: 
Atrium SR 3, Langer Weg 11, 6020 Innsbruck

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.

 

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