Monday, 28 December
240. Opera and Antiquity
1:45–3:00 p.m., Washington B, Loews
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Classical Studies and Modern Literature
Presiding: Daniel Selden, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz
1. “‘O fortunato Ulisse!’: Homer, Vergil, and Monteverdi’s Il ritorno d’Ulisse in Patria,” Timothy Richard Wütrich, Case Western Reserve Univ.
2. “Sappho on the Boards: The Operas of Pacini and Gounod,” Cashman Kerr Prince, Wellesley Coll.
Respondent: Ralph Hexter, Hampshire Coll.