Il plurilinguismo di Dante

DANTE’S PLURILINGUALISM: AUTHORITY, VULGARIZATION, SUBJECTIVITY

Berlin Institute for Cultural Inquiry, 2-4 April 2009

http://dante.ici-berlin.org


Thursday 2 April

14:00 – 14:15 Christoph Holzhey (ICI Berlin): Greetings

14:15 – 15:00  Albert Russell Ascoli (Berkeley): “Translating Allegory: Convivio 2.1″

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15-00 -15:45  Irène Rosier-Catach (Paris): “Man as a Speaking and Political Animal
(Convivio, De vulgari eloquentia, Monarchia)”

15:45 – 16:15  Break

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16:15 – 17:00  Ruedi Imbach (Paris): “Gratiosum lumen rationis: linguaggio tecnico della filosofia e principi filosofici in Dante”

17:00 – 17:45  Carlo Ginzburg (Pisa): “On (and around) Gerione (Inf. XVI-XVII)”

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17:45 – 18:30  Giulio Lepschy (London, Cambridge): “Mother Tongue in the Middle Ages and Dante”

18:30 – 19:00  Break

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19:00 – 20:30 Riscrivere Dante in un’altra lingua: Lettura da Nel regno oscuro di Giorgio Pressburger e conversazione con l’Autore, organized by Laura Lepschy (London, Cambridge) with the collaboration of Emma Bond (Oxford) and Manuele Gragnolati (Oxford, Berlin)

21:00 – Reception

Friday 3 April

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9:30 – 10:15 Stefano Gensini (Rome): “Le idee linguistiche di Dante e il naturalismo fiorentino-toscano del Cinquecento”

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10:15 – 11:00 Franco Lo Piparo (Palermo): “Aristotele e Dante, filosofi della variabilità linguistica”

11:00 – 11:30 Break

11:30 – 12:15 Mirko Tavoni (Pisa): “Volgare e latino nella storia di Dante”

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12:15 – 13:00 Jürgen Trabant (Berlin, Bremen) “Overcoming the Horror of Variation: Dante and Bacon”

13:00 – 14:30 Lunch

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14:30 – 15:15  Elena Lombardi (Bristol): “Plurilingualism sub specie aeternitatis:  Language/s in the Divine Comedy”

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15:15 – 16:00 Zygmunt Baranski (Cambridge): “The Roots of Dante’s Plurilingualism”

16:00 – 16:30 Break

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16:30 – 17:15 Manuele Gragnolati (Oxford, Berlin): “(In-)Corporeality, Language, Performance in Dante’s Vita Nuova and Commedia”

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17:15 – 18:00 Lino Pertile (Harvard): “Dante, trasmutabile in tutte guise” [in English]

20:00 – Dinner

Saturday 4 April

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10:00 – 10:45  Francesca Southerden (Oxford): “Lost for Words: Recuperating Melancholy Subjectivity in Dante’s Eden”

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10:45 – 11:30  Bettina Lindorfer (Berlin): “Language as a Mirror of the Soul. Guilt and Punishment in Dante’s Concept of Language”

11:30 – 12:00 Break

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12:00 – 12:45 Sara Fortuna (Berlin): “Dante after Wittgenstein: aspetto, Language, Subjectivity”

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12:45 – 13:30 Gary Cestaro (Chicago): “Is Ulysses Queer? The Subject of Greek Love in Inferno XV and XXVI”

13:30 – 14:00 Final Remarks: Sara Fortuna, Manuele Gragnolati, Jürgen Trabant

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19:30 Passione e Libertà: Staged Reading/Performance from Dante and Pasolini. A project by Agnese Grieco and Manuele Gragnolati