2. Program


October 17-19, 2016

“Le donne, i cavalier, le arme, gli amori;” Orlando Furioso Through its Images 

Curator: Lina Bolzoni (Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa)

Oct. 17, 3-8.30 p.m. (Rm 5414); Oct. 18, 10-5.30 (Rm 5409); Oct. 19, 10-5.30 (Rm C205)

Graduate Center, CUNY, 365 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10016 https://www.gc.cuny.edu/Home

October 19-28, 2016

Exhibition of Print Copies of Ariosto’s Orlando furioso, Including a Re-found Copy of the 1516 Edition

PrPh Rare Books, 26 E 64th Street, New York, NY 10065 http://prphbooks.com/


October 17, 4.30-7.30 p.m.

Ariosto in Modern and Contemporary Perspective

Participants: Luigi Ballerini (UCLA); JoAnn Cavallo (Columbia University); Paolo Fasoli (CUNY); Alessandro Giammei (Princeton University); Bettina Lerner (CUNY)

The Graduate Center, CUNY, Room C204-5, followed by a reception in Room 5414

October 19, 1.30-3.00 p.m.

Opening of the Exhibition of Print Copies of Ariosto’s Orlando furioso, Including a Re-found Copy of the 1516 Edition

Presentation of the exhibit catalogue by Margherita Palumbo

PrPh Rare Books

October 19, 4.00-6.00 p.m.

Language and Translation of Orlando Furioso

Participants:  Daniela D’Eugenio (CUNY); Hermann Haller (CUNY); Joshua Reid (East Tennessee State University)

Italian Cultural Institute, 686 Park Ave, New York http://www.iicnewyork.esteri.it/iic_newyork/it/

October 19, 7.00 p.m.

The Cavalieri Copy of the 1516 Orlando Furioso

Introduction and Presentation by Daniel Javitch (NYU) and Neil Harris (Università degli Studi di Udine)

PrPh Rare Books

Followed by a Reception

October 20, 12.00 – 1.00 p.m.

1516 Copy of Ariosto’s Orlando Furioso and 1591 Hand-Colored Copy of Harington’s Translation

Presentation by John Bidwell, Astor Curator and Head of the Department of Printed Books & Bindings, Morgan Library and Museum

The Morgan Library and Museum, 225 Madison Ave, New York http://www.themorgan.org/

Ariosto after 500 Years: A Symposium

Day One

The Graduate Center, CUNY

October 20, 2016

9.30 – 10.00 a.m.
Conference Registration and Coffee
Room 5414
10.00 – 10.15 a.m.
Opening Remarks by Monica Calabritto (CUNY)
Tribute to Daniel Javitch by David Quint (Yale University)
Segal Theater
10.15 – 11.45 a.m.
Session 1 — Ariosto: History of the Book
Participants: Clare Carroll (CUNY); Antonio Ricci (York University); Brian Richardson (University of Leeds)
Segal Theater
12.00 – 1.00 p.m.
1516 Copy of Ariosto’s Orlando Furioso and 1591 Hand-Colored Copy of Harington’s Translation
Presentation by John Bidwell
Morgan Library and Museum
2.30 – 4.00 p.m.
Session 2 — Geography-Topography: The Imaginative Space of the Orlando furioso
Participants: Karina Attar (CUNY); Corrado Confalonieri (Harvard); Jane Tylus (NYU);
Segal Theater
4.00 – 4.30 p.m.
Room 5414
4.30 – 6.30 p.m.
Session 3 — Ariosto in Political Context
Participants: Monica Calabritto (CUNY); Dennis Looney (MLA); David Quint (Yale University); Melissa Swain (NYU)
Segal Theater
7.00 p.m.
Room 5414

Day Two

Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò, NYU

October 21, 2016

1.00 p.m.
Opening Remarks
NYU, Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò, 24 W 12th Street, New York, NY 10011 http://www.casaitaliananyu.org
1.15 – 2.45 p.m. 
Session 4 — Ariosto and Visual Arts
Participants: Lina Bolzoni (Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa); Federica Caneparo (University of Chicago); Diane Bodart (Columbia University)
2.45 – 3.15 p.m.
Coffee Break
3.15 – 4.45 p.m. 
Session 5 — Ariosto and Music
Participants: Wendy Heller (Princeton University); Eugenio Refini (Johns Hopkins University); Michele Cabrini (Hunter College); Suzanne Cusick (NYU)
4.45 – 5.15 p.m.
Coffee Break
5.15 – 6.45 p.m.
Keynote speech by Sergio Zatti (Università di Pisa )

Modernità di Ariosto

6.45 – 7.30 p.m.
7.30 p.m.
Dinner (for all participants of the symposium only)
Library, Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò


A pdf version of the program can be found here