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The Poetic Theology of Michael J. B. Allen – a Symposium

November 16, 2012 at 9:00 am - 4:45 pm

The Poetic Theology of Michael J. B. Allen – a Symposium
Friday, November 16, 2012 in Royce 314

9:00 am Welcoming Remarks

Massimo Ciavolella, Director, Center for Medieval & Renaissance Studies, UCLA

Brian P. Copenhaver, Philosophy and History, UCLA

9:15 Debora Shuger (English, UCLA)
“Portrait of the Artist as a Young ?”
10:15 Break
10:30 Shane Butler (Classics, UCLA)
“Cicero’s Sonnets”
11:30 Break
11:45 A.R. Braunmuller (English, UCLA)
“Language, Law, and Measurement in Measure for Measure”
12:45 pm Lunch Break
2:00 James Hankins (History, Harvard University),

“Ficino and the Impious Poet:  Ficino and Lucretius on the Nature of Religion”

3:00 Break
3:15 John Monfasani (SUNY, Albany)
“The Literary Scholar as Intellectual Historian: Michael J. B. Allen and Western Thought”
4:15 Concluding Remarks | 310-825-1880 |

Advance registration not required. Free and open to the public.

Please use the Self Pay Parking in UCLA Lots 2, 3, and 5.


November 16, 2012
9:00 am - 4:45 pm
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Royce Hall Room 314
10745 Dickson Plaza
Los Angeles, CA United States