Translation Theme Semester-Translating Antiquity: Lecture by Rita Copeland


Sep
27
2012

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  • Host Department: Comparative Literature
  • Date: 09/27/2012
  • Time: 4:00PM - 6:00PM

  • Location: Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery

  • Rita Copeland 2
  • Description:

    Professor Copeland is the Kahn Endowed Term Professor of Classical Studies, English, and Comparative Literature at the University of Pennsylvania. She is the author of Rhetoric, Hermeneutics, and Translation in the Middle Ages: Academic Traditions and Vernacular Texts (Cambridge, 1991/1995) andPedagogy, Intellectuals, and Dissent in the Later Middle Ages: Lollardy and Ideas of Learning (Cambridge, 2001). She is currently working on the volume on the Middle Ages in the Oxford History of Classical Reception in English Literature and on essays on medieval Latin annotation and glossing and on Aristotle’s Rhetoric in medieval England.

    This event is sponsored by the Department of Romance Languages & Literatures (RLL), Department of Classical Studies’ Gerald F. Else Fund, Contexts for Classics (CFC), Department of English, Medieval and Early Modern Studies (MEMS), Department of Comparative Literature, and the Fall 2012 LSA Translation Theme Semester.