The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 8.0517. Thursday, 1 May 1997.
Date: Thursday, 01 May 1997 11:15:59 +0200
Subject: Florence Internationale Conference of Editing
Shakespeare's Text(s): A Hundred Visions and Revisions
Florence, Palagio di Parte Guelfa
29-31 May 1997
registration from 12.00
15.00: opening addresses
15,30: Plenary lecture: Stanley Wells (The Shakespeare Institute,
"The First Folio: Where Should We Be Without It?"
16,30: coffee break
17.00-19.00 panel session: "The Politics of Editing" with Gary Taylor
(University of Alabama), Giorgio Melchiori (University of Rome), Richard
Proudfoot (University of London), Graham Holderness (University of
ore 19.30: British Institute: drink & buffet
9.30: Plenary lecture: Jerome McGann (University of Virginia)
"Editing as a Theoretical Pursuit"
10.30: coffee break
11.00-13.00 panel session: "The texts of Hamlet" with Ann Thompson
(Roehampton Institute, London), Alessandro Serpieri (University of
Florence), Steven Urkowitz (University of New York), Bryan Loughrey
(Roehampton Institute, London)
15.00: Book presentation: Alessandro Serpieri's translation of Hamlet Q1
with Giovanna Mochi (University of Siena), Alessandro Serpieri
of Florence) and Giorgio Melchiori (University of Rome)
15.30: Plenary lecture: Margreta de Grazia (University of Pennsylvania)
"Cruxes of the Zeitgeist in Hamlet"
16.30 coffee break
17.00-19.00 panel session: "The afterlife of Shakespeare's texts" with
Elam, (University of Florence), Fernando Cioni (University of Florence),
Carla Dente (University of Pisa), Luca Biagiotti (University of Pisa)
9.30: Plenary lecture: Michael Warren (University of California)
"Citizens and Editors"
10,30: coffee break
11,00: Presentation of issue 9 of "Textus" on Shakespeare's texts
Elam, Ann Thompson and Richard Proudfoot)
Registration Fee Lit. 70.000 (=A3 30, $ 50)
For further information contact Dr. Fernando Cioni e-mail