Thursday, 5 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 305, Hynes
Program arranged by the Division on Seventeenth-, Eighteenth-, and Nineteenth-Century Italian Literature
Presiding: Nathalie Hester, Univ. of Oregon
1. "Beguiling Allegory: The Representation of Mary Magdalene between Baroque Poetry and Painting," Alessio Lerro, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
2. "Playing with Words in the Salons: The Literary Portrait as a Social-Networking Tool," Irene Zanini-Cordi, Florida State Univ.
3. "Rewriting National History: Pedagogy and Spectacularization in the Panoramas' Optical Tricks," Lisa Sarti, Graduate Center, City Univ. of New York