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2015 Feb 05

Fellows Seminar V

2:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Gould Hall

•    Lucio Biasiori, Profezie per lettera. La lunga vita del bambino di Babilonia (XIV-XVIII sec.)
•    Dávid Falvay, L'influenza delle Meditationes Vitae Christi sulla cultura italiana del primo Trecento
•    Cyril Gerbron, Living Stones in the Church (Italy, 14th and 15th centuries)

Each year, the I Tatti (one year) Fellows present their work-in-progress, in the following format. We meet at the Gould Hall of the Loggiato at 2:30, hear the first (half hour) presentation, have a (half hour) discussion, then hear and discuss the second presentation. After a tea Read more about Fellows Seminar V

2015 Jan 22

Fellows Seminar III: Coining Languages

2:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Gould Hall

•    Jessica Goethals, Setting the Siege of Florence in the Literary Imagination
•    Joost Keizer, Leonardo da Vinci and Renaissance Allegory
•    Laura Moretti, Non solo Medici: palazzi, collezioni e mecenatismo artistico nella Firenze del secondo Cinquecento. Le residenze di Niccolò di Sinibaldo Gaddi (1537-91) e Jacopo di Alamanno Salviati (1537-86).

Each year, the I Tatti (one year) Fellows present their work-in-progress, in the following format. We meet at the Gould Hall of the Loggiato at 2:30, hear the first (half hour) presentation, have a (half hour) discussion Read more about Fellows Seminar III: Coining Languages

2014 Dec 11

Fellows Seminar II: Trouble in Paradise

2:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Gould Hall

Donne, corte e teatro nel dibattito letterario italiano nel tardo Rinascimento
•    Francesco Lucioli, Le donne e l'Orlando Furioso: ricezione e fortuna del poema ariostesco in Italia tra Cinque e Seicento
•    Sarah Gwyneth Ross, L'umanesimo rappresentato nell'Italia della Controriforma. Letteratura, teatro e la famiglia Andreini.
•    Paola Ugolini, Nello 'spedale delle speranze.' Testi contro corti e cortigiani nell'Italia del Rinascimento

Each year, the I Tatti (one year) Fellows present their work-in-progress, in the following format. We meet Read more about Fellows Seminar II: Trouble in Paradise

Longing for India

Longing for India

October 17, 2014

The library's current display features evocative vintage photographs of monuments in south Asia from Berenson's photo collection, marking their purchase a century ago. See the accompanying entry in the "Highlights from the Collections" column.  

Conference: Luxury and the Ethics of Greed in the Early Modern World (25-26 Sept.)

Conference: Luxury and the Ethics of Greed in the Early Modern World (25-26 Sept.)

August 26, 2014

This conference aims to unravel the complex interaction of the competing paradigms of luxury and greed, which lie at the origins of modern consumption practices. In the western world, the phenomenon of luxury and the ethical dilemmas it raised appeared, for the first time since antiquity, in Renaissance Italy. Read more about Conference: Luxury and the Ethics of Greed in the Early Modern World (25-26 Sept.)

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