21st-22nd October 2022
Palazzo Greco, INDA Foundation Siracusa
International conference of studies
by Dioniso. Magazine of studies on ancient theatre.
21st OCTOBER, 10.00 AM
Introduction — Guido Paduano, director of Dioniso.
Magazine of studies on ancient theatre.
Chair: Gianna Petrone (University of Palermo)
Maurizio Giangiulio (University of Trento): The words
of the political community in the Aeschylean Suppliants
Elena Fabbro (University of Udine): The image of
Athenian public institutions in the theatre of Aristophanes
21st OCTOBER, 3:00 PM
Chair: Caterina Mordeglia (University of Trento)
James McGlew (Rutgers University):
Dicaeopolis’ Democracy: What Political Wisdom Can
Athenian Comedy Offer Us Now?
David Carter (University of Reading): Tragic Freedoms
Paul Woodruff (University of Texas – Austin):
Theater As Democracy (via zoom)
22nd OCTOBER, 9.00 AM
Chair: Margherita Rubino (University of Genova)
Francesco Morosi, Guido Paduano (University of Pisa)
The Eumenides: the end of the myth, the beginning of History
Marion Meyer (University of Vienna): Euripides and
the defense of Athens.
The male war and the female sacrifice
William Allan (University of Oxford):
Believing in Dionysus
Walter Lapini (University of Genova): Conclusions
Elena Servito, Francesco Morosi
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“Conference with the right of exemption from the obligation of service”.
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