Meeting 31

31st meeting – Programme

Saturday 6th November 2021

Parliament Hall, St Andrews or Online

Free Entry Open to the public All welcome

This will be a hybrid event, and you can attend in person or join us online.

To reserve an in-person seat or to register to attend online, please visit our Eventbrite page: LDA Paradiso 32-33

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12.15- Dante and the Divine in St Andrews’ Special Collections

Open Exhibition of manuscripts, rare books and visual objects (including the work of Monika Beisner and Liam Ó Broin)

13.00 – Welcome – Introduction – Dr Daragh O’Connell (University College Cork)

13.30 – “Visibile Parlare”: Imagining the Comedy across time

                Inferno 1: Openings and Beginnings – Dr Kenneth Clarke (University of York)

                Seeing Dante’s Commedia with Monika Beisner – Patrizio Salvadori

                Pigliare occhi, per aver la mente”. Dante through the Art of Liam Ó Broin

                                                                   – Dr Daragh O’Connell (University College Cork)

15.00 – Break

15.15 – Who’s Afraid of Translating Dante – Prof. Cormac Ó Cuilleanáin (Trinity College Dublin)

16.00 – Paradiso Canto 32, Parenthetically – Prof. Ron Martinez (Brown University)

16.50 – Paradiso Canto 33: ‘reducemi a ca’. Dante’s Homecoming – Prof. Corinna Salvadori Lonergan (Trinity College Dublin)

Short Break

18.00 – ‘Facemmo adunque più lungo viaggio’: Retracing our journey with all LDA speakers and the Choir of St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork.

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