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An Evening of Readings and Papers on the Moon

Wednesday, 2 May 2018, 6 – 8pm

An Evening of Readings and Papers on the Moon

An intimate evening discussing the  Moon as a myth and a symbol, with readings from different cultures, involving a number of contributors organised by Roberto Bertoni (Trinity College Dublin, Department of Italian)
18:00
Roberto Bertoni (Trinity College Dublin),
“Short Introduction”.
18:10 
Eric Haywood (University College Dublin)
“Landing on his feet: Astolfo’s Journey to the Moon in Ariosto’s Orlando Furioso”.

18:30
Ursula Fanning (University College Dublin)
“Italian and Irish Women Writers Consider the Moon”.
18:50 
Fiona Sze-Lorrain (Poet, Singapore and Paris)
“Moonfishing: Fiona Sze-Lorrain’s Poems and Their Italian Translations”.
19:20
 Xun Liu (Trinity College Dublin)
“How the Moon and the Looking Glass Relate Metaphorically to Each Other in Chinese Literature”.
19:40 
Lara Ní Mhuirithe (Trinity College Dublin)
“Blixa Bargeld’s Lunar Images”.

This event is free but RSVP is required rbertoni@tcd.ie

Accessibility: Yes
Campus LocationTrinity Long Room Hub
Room: Galbraith Seminar Room
Research Theme: Creative Arts Practice, Identities in Transformation
Event Type: Alumni, Arts and Culture, Lectures and Seminars, Library, Public, Workshops and Training
Type of Event: One-time event
Audience: Undergrad, Postgrad, Alumni, Faculty & Staff, Public
Cost: Free but RSVP is essential
Contact Emailrbertoni@tcd.ie

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