Victor Stoichita to give the 2017 Bernard Berenson Lectures on the Italian Renaissance

September 16, 2016
Victor Stoichita to give the 2017 Bernard Berenson Lectures on the Italian Renaissance

We are delighted to announce that the 2017 Bernard Berenson Lectures on the Italian Renaissance will be given by Victor I. Stoichita, Professor of the History of Modern and Contemporary Art at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland and Robert Lehman Visiting Professor at Villa I Tatti from January - March 2017. Professor Stoichita's lectures will be held on January 26, February 16, and March 23 2017 and will examine "Body Politics in the Italian and Spanish Renaissance". More information to follow. 

The Bernard Berenson Lectures on the Italian Renaissance are a series given at Villa I Tatti each year by a distinguished scholar of the art, politics, religion, science, philosophy, or literature of the Italian Renaissance. Distillations of a lifetime of research, the lectures and the book that ensues are meant to engage the most lively issues of the field in original ways while remaining of interest to the general reading public.

image: Giorgia Fioro / copyright 2013