Thursday, 3 January, 7:00–8:15 p.m., The Fens, Sheraton
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Opera as a Literary and Dramatic Form
Presiding: Peter Brooks, Princeton Univ.
1. "All'onda: Thoughts on the Liberations of Verdi," Ralph Hexter, Univ. of California, Davis
2. "The Myth of Verdi in an Age of Demystification," Mary Ann Smart, Univ. of California, Berkeley
3. "Singing Freely? Verdi and the Scene of Performance," David J. Levin, Univ. of Chicago
Genre, Theory, Method – Literature and Other Arts, Humanities, Law, Psychology, Science, and Sociology