Authority and Translation in early Renaissance Italy

presented by RISM (Research in Italian Studies Melbourne) and the Italian Cultural Institute Melbourne

A talk by Dr Andrea Rizzi (Melbourne University) on literary translation during Renaissance times.

(…) In the Italian Renaissance translation was an aggressive rewriting of classical and medieval texts (…) and its practice compels us to rethink how we understand and practice translation today.

IN ENGLISH    

Free event   

Light refreshments        

Please book at: E. bookings.iicmelbourne@esteri.it – T. 03 9866 5931

Wednesday 7th August, 5.30pm

Italian Cultural Institute, 233 Domain Road South Yarra

Please note: cinema passes for the next Lavazza Italian Film Festival will be drawn for IIC Members who attend this event.