Fellows' Presentations II: Ingrid Houssaye Michienzi, David Rosenthal, John Christopoulos, Diego Pirillo, Elsa Filosa


Thursday, October 1, 2015, 9:30am to 5:30pm


Gould Hall

Please join us for the opening events of the academic year, listed below, where the new I Tatti Fellows give informal presentations of their research projects. These are open to the public, but we ask everyone to use the sign up form below so we can make the necessary arrangements here.

9:30-10:30      Ingrid Houssaye Michienzi, The Florentine business community and the Ottoman Empire around 1500
10:30-10:45    Coffee
10:45-11:45    David Rosenthal, Public Works, Unemployment, and the State in Early Modern Italy
11:45-12:45    John Christopoulos, Bodies of Crime in Late-Renaissance Italy

14:30-15:30    Elsa Filosa, Boccaccio and the Florentine Coup (1360-61)
15:30-16:30    Diego Pirillo, Heretical Networks: Diplomacy and Theology in Renaissance Florence and Venice
16:30-17:30    Tea


 8 October, Morning – Gould Hall

9:30-10:30      Luka Špoljarić,  Curial Prelates between Rome and the Provinces: The Case of Nicholas of Modruš
10:30-10:45    Coffee
10:45-11:45    Giulia Torello-Hill, Angelo Poliziano and the Development of Dramatic Criticism
11:45-12:45    Courtney Quaintance, Women, Performance, and Publication in Baroque Italy

Afternoon – Gould Hall

14:30-15:30    Brian Ogren, Kabbalistic Ideas of 'the Beginning' in Italian Renaissance Cosmogonies
15:30-16:30    Ivano Dal Prete, The Renaissance and the History of the Earth
16:30-17:30    Tea

Registration Closed