Seminar Series: Poetics Before Modernity – Western Literary Theory from Antiquity to 1700

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RITA COPELAND (University of Pennsylvania) “An Emotional Anthology of Style”

Thursday (!), 24 November 2016, 5.15 PM

Old Combination Room, Trinity College


Poetics before Modernity brings together leading classicists, medievalists, and Renaissance scholars to present new work on Western literary theory from antiquity to 1700. With the exception of Prof. Copeland’s talk (on a Thursday), meetings will take on Tuesdays at 5.15pm in the Old Combination Room at Trinity College. Refreshments will be served. All are welcome!

Convenors: Vladimir Brljak ( and Micha Lazarus (


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