Tuesday, 28 December
180. From Play to Opera: Trends and Developments in Italian Theater
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Washington A, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on Seventeenth-, Eighteenth-, and Nineteenth-Century Italian Literature
Presiding: Massimo Lollini, Univ. of Oregon
1. “‘Nulla piace agli dei’: The Tragedy of Aristodemo from Baroque to Pre-Romanticism,” Marco Arnaudo, Harvard Univ.
2. “Trespolo là, trespolo qua: A Comic Playwright’s Influence on the Development of Comic Opera,” James Leve, Northern Arizona Univ.
3. “From Theater to Opera House, Mutatis Mutandis,” Maria G. Traub, Neumann Coll.