Rome 5 – 10 September 2022

Bando 2022

Summer School Director

Maddalena Pennacchia (Roma Tre University)

Honorary President

Maria Del Sapio Garbero (Roma Tre University)

Advisory Board

Planning and Organising

Teaching Staff 2022

Programme 2022

5 September (Monday)

14.00-14.30: Students’ Welcome

14.30-15.15: Entrance Assessment Test 

15.15-16.00: Welcome Ceremony

  • prof. Giorgio de Marchis – Head of LLCS Department (Roma Tre University)
  • prof. Maddalena Pennacchia – Director of SRISS (Roma Tre University)
  • prof. Susanna de Beer – Vice-Director of KNIR
  • prof. Maria Bonaria Urban – Director of Studies in History (KNIR)
  • Maria Teresa Toti – Gigi Proietti Globe Theatre Silvano Toti
  • Barbara Antonucci – Director of Master in Languages, Intercultural Communication and Tourism Management (Roma Tre University)

16.00-17.30: Opening Lecture

  • MARIA DEL SAPIO GARBERO (Roma Tre University)
  • Julius Caesar: Dealing with the Tyrant’s Bodily and Spectral Visuality

18.00-19.00: Welcome Apericena

6 September (Tuesday)

9.00-10.00:  Lecture

  • NICOLETA CINPOES (Worcester University)
  • ‘Pattern and Precedent’: Titus Andronicus on European Stages.

10.00-10.45: Workshop Session

10.45-11.00: Coffee Break

11.00-12.00:  Lecture

  • FABIO CIAMBELLA (Sapienza University of Rome)
  • “Shall we dance now the Egyptian Bacchanals…?”: Learning to/about Dance in Antony and Cleopatra

12.00-12.45: Workshop Session

12.45-14.15: Lunch

15.30-17.30: Walking Lecture at Ostia Antica

7 September (Wednesday)

9.00-10.00: Lecture

  • ANNA KOWALCZE-PAWLIK (University of Lodz)
  • Pathologies of Nature in the Roman Plays: An Eco-critical Approach

10.00-10.45: Workshop Session

10.45-11.00: Coffee Break

11.00-12.00: Lecture

  • JOHN GILLIES (University of Essex)
  • The Wound Ritual in Coriolanus: Symbol and Ambiguity

12.00-12.45: Q&A Session

12.45-14.15: Lunch

14.15-15.15: Lecture 

  • MICHELA COMPAGNONI (University of Genoa)
  • Refashioning Boccaccio in Shakespeare’s Cymbeline: The Strange Case of Innogen

15.15-16.00: Workshop Session

16.00-17.00: Lecture 

  • ROBERT S. MIOLA (Loyola University of Maryland)
  • Immortal Longings: Religion in Shakespeare’s Rome

17.00-17.15: Q&A Session

8 September (Thursday)

9.00-10.00:  Lecture

  • IOLANDA PLESCIA (Sapienza University of Rome)
  • Delving to the root: Language and Power in Cymbeline
  • COEN HEIJES (University of Groningen)
  • Significant Shakespeare: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Research and Teaching

10.00-10.45: Workshop Session

10.45-11.00: Coffee Break

11.00-12.00  Lecture

  • DOMENICO LOVASCIO (University of Genoa)
  • Jonson and Shakespeare: Visions of Rome

12.00- 12.45: Workshop Session

12.45-14.15: Lunch

15.00-16.30: Lecture

  • LISANNA CALVI (University of Verona)
  • Delving to the root: Language and Power in Cymbeline

15.15-16.00: Workshop Session

16.00-17.00: Lecture

  • LISANNA CALVI (University of Verona)
  • History or Nostalgia? Ernesto Rossi’s Julius Caesar (1888)

9 September (Friday)

Gigi Proietti Globe Theatre Silvano Toti

9.30-10.00: Welcome Greetings and Theatre Tour


10.00-13.00: Acting Workshop


13.30-15.00: Lunch

Royal Netherlands Institute in Rome

15.00-16.30: Roundtable on Shakespeare in Performance

  • MADDALENA PENNACCHIA (Roma Tre University), Chair
  • LISANNA CALVI (University of Verona)
  • LAURA TOSI (Ca’ Foscari University of Venice)
  • LOREDANA SCARAMELLA (Gigi Proietti Globe Theatre Silvano Toti)
  • NICOLETA CINPOES (University of Worcester)

16.30-17.00: Coffee Break

16.30-16.45: Coffee Break

17.00-17.30: Closing Lecture

  • MADDALENA PENNACCHIA (Roma Tre University)
  • Shakespeare, Education, and Tourism

Gigi Proietti Globe Theatre Silvano Toti

19.30 – 20.00 Globe Talks: Macbeth (Maddalena Pennacchia in conversation with Laura Tosi)

21.00-23.30: Evening Performance of Macbeth directed by Daniele Salvo

10 September (Saturday)

11.00-13.00: Walking Lecture at Domus Aurea

Curated by FULVIO DE BONIS (Imago Artis Travel)