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International Conference "Rhetoric and Drama"

11.02.2016 - 12.02.2016

Thursday, february 11, 2016

“Rostlaube”, Seminarzentrum, Room L116

16.00 – 16.30
Dr. DS Mayfield: Welcome

16.30 – 17.30
Prof. Kathy Eden (New York): “From the Refutation of Drama to the Drama of Refutation”

17.45 – 18.45
Prof. Glenn W. Most (Pisa/Chicago): “Sad Stories of the Death of Kings: Sovereignty and Monarchy in Tragedy”


Friday, february 12, 2016

“Holzlaube”, Room 2.2059

09.00 – 10.00
Prof. Martha Feldman (Chicago): “The Castrato as a Rhetorical Figure”

10.15 – 11.15
Prof. Maria Galli Stampino (Miami): “Family, City, State, and Theater: Carlo Gozzi and the Rhetoric of Conservatism”

11.30 – 12.30
Prof. Jan Bloemendal (The Hague): “Rhetoric and Neo-Latin Drama: The Two Tragedies by the ‘Polish Pindar’ Simon Simonides/Szymon Szymonowic (1558–1629): Castus Ioseph and Penthesilea”

14.45 – 15.45
Prof. Jörg Wesche (Duisburg): “Verse Games in German Baroque Plays”

16.00 – 17.00
Prof. Joachim Küpper (Berlin): “Towards a Network Theory of Cultural Production”

17.30 – 19.30
Closing Discussion

Zeit & Ort

11.02.2016 - 12.02.2016

Freie Universität Berlin
Habelschwerdter Allee 45
14195 Berlin

February 11, 2016:
Seminarzentrum,
Room L116

February 12, 2016
Holzlaube
Room 2.2059