Fellows' Presentations I: Friday September 15, 2017


Friday, September 15, 2017, 9:30am to 5:00pm


Gould Hall

Please join us for the opening events of the academic year, where the new I Tatti Fellows give informal presentations of their research projects. These presentations are open to the public. 


9:30 - 10:30
Emily Wilbourne (City University of New York): 
Opera’s Others: Musical Representations of Racialized Difference in Baroque Italy

10:30 - 10:45     Coffee

10:45 - 11:45
Jesse Rodin (Stanford University): 
Giving Form to Fifteenth-Century Music

11:45 - 12:45
Cecilia Nocilli (Independent Scholar):
«Fondo Andrea Francalanci» and Fifteenth Century Dance Music: Renaissance and Postmodern Theory and Performance Practice

13:00 - 14:15    Lunch

14:30 - 15:30 
Gabriella Zuccolin (University of Cambridge): The Reception of Vernacular Midwifery Handbooks in Renaissance Italy

15:30 - 16:30
Riccardo Strobino (Tufts University): 

"Sine quibus non": Arabic Philosophy of Science and the Impact of Medieval and Renaissance Latin Translations

16:30 - 17:00   Tea