About the event

Join us for a panel featuring Luigi Ballerini (UCLA), JoAnn Cavallo (Columbia University), Paolo Fasoli (CUNY), Alessandro Giammei (Princeton University), and Bettina Lerner (CUNY) discussing Ariosto's legacy in modern literature and arts. This event is part of the symposium Ariosto After 500 Years, a week-long series of events to celebrate the fifth centenary of the first edition of Ariosto’s Orlando Furioso, organized by the Comparative Literature Department and the Italian Specialization at the Graduate Center, CUNY, the Department of Italian Studies at NYU, and the Department of Italian at Columbia University. For more information and a schedule of events, visit the symposium's website.

Co-sponsored by Casa italiana Zerilli-Marimò at NYU, the Medieval and Renaissance Center at NYU, the Office of the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Science at NYU, the Italian Cultural Institute, the Renaissance Society of America, the Renaissance Studies Certificate Program at the Graduate Center, The Center for the Humanities at the Graduate Center, the Doctoral Students’ Council at the Graduate Center, the Sonia RaizissGiop Foundation, the Department of Romance Languages at Hunter College, and the Department of European Languages and Literatures at Queens College.