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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)
Roberto Bertoni (Trinity College Dublin),
“Short Introduction”.
Eric Haywood (University College Dublin)
“Landing on his feet: Astolfo’s Journey to the Moon in Ariosto’s Orlando Furioso”.

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

This event is free but RSVP is required

Campus LocationTrinity Long Room Hub Arts and Humanities Research Institute
Accessibility: Yes
Room: Galbraith Seminar Room
Research Theme: Creative Arts Practice, Identities in Transformation
Event Category: 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

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