Friday, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 305, JW Marriott
Exoticisms and Their Italian Publics
Program arranged by the forum LLC 17th-, 18th-, and 19th-Century Italian. Presiding: Adrienne Ward, Univ. of Virginia
1. “The Returned Gaze: Countess Justine Wynne Orsini-Rosenberg’s Les Morlaques (1788),” Irene Zanini-Cordi, Florida State Univ.
2. “Views from the Jungla Nera: Salgari, Orientalism, and the Anthropology of Otherness,” Jonathan Hiller, Adelphi Univ.
3. “The Cacique Speaks in Baroque Epic Poetry,” Nathalie Hester, Univ. of Oregon
4. “Italian-Japanese Encounters between Exoticism and Nationalism,” Michele Monserrati, Bryn Mawr Coll.