Ramie Targoff Guest Lecture + Student Seminar
10 August 2017 (Thu), 12.00-1.30PM
At Saga Common Room (RC1-02-11)
Welcome back, everyone! Hope you are as excited about the new academic year as we are, as we’re starting this semester with some awesome events! To start things off, we are honored to have Professor Ramie Targoff who will deliver a guest lecture and lead a student seminar! Professor Targoff is the co-chair of Italian Studies at Brandeis University, whose works on poetry and religion in the Renaissance age are unrivalled. The details of her events are as follows:
Thursday Aug 10 | 12.00-1.30PM | Saga Common Lounge
Guest Lecture: “Marriage and Sacrifice: Spenser and Donne’s Wedding Poems”
Free admission – and lunch will be served!
Friday Aug 11 | 10.00AM-12.00PM | Saga Rector’s Commons
Student Seminar: “Carpe Diem Poetry from Horace to the Renaissance”
Tea, coffee, and lovely curry puffs will be served. RSVP to Professor Mira Seo.
Friday Aug 11 | 12.00-1.30PM | Cendana Private Dining Room
Lunch with Professor Targoff and Professor Stephen Greenblatt! All are welcome!