Meeting 27

Friday 23rd November 2018

Parliament Hall, St Andrews

Woodcut for Canto 21 of Paradiso from the St Andrews Library Special Collections’ copy of the Sessa brothers 1596 folio edition of the Commedia, with the commentaries of Landino and Vellutello.

Free entry, open to the public

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9.45 – Introduction and welcome – Dr Claudia Rossignoli (St Andrews)

10.00 – Paradiso Canto XIX – Professor Bernard O’Donoghue (University of Oxford)

11.10 – Break

11.20 – Paradiso Canto XX – Professor Simone Marchesi (Princeton University)

12.30 – Lunch Break

14.10 – Paradiso Canto XXI – Dr Helena Phillips-Robins (University of Cambridge)

15.20 – Break

15.30 – Paradiso Canto XXII – Dr Robert Wilson (University of St Andrews)

16.40 – Break

17.00 – 18.00 – Round table discussion – all speakers  (in Buchanan Building)