SCSC Annual Conference, Milwaukee, WI, 26-29 October 2017

SCSC Annual Conference, Milwaukee, WI, 26-29 October 2017
The Italian Art Society sponsored two sessions at the upcoming SCSC conference in Milwaukee.

Session I: Revisiting Raphael’s Vatican Stanze : Papal Power and Artistic Agency in Sixteenth-Century Rome I

Saturday, 28 October, 2017 10:30-noon

Organizer: Tracy C. Cosgriff, Hamilton College
Chair: Kim Butler Wingfield, American University

Tracy C. Cosgriff, Hamilton College, “Vida’s Parnassus and Raphael’s Ars Poetica.”

Maria Ruvoldt, Fordham University, “Rethinking the Pensieroso.”

Patricia Reilly, Swarthmore College, “Fixing the Ephemeral: The Basamenti Paintings in the Vatican Stanze.”

Session II: Revisiting Raphael’s Vatican Stanze : Papal Power and Artistic Agency in Sixteenth-Century Rome II

Saturday, 28 October, 2017 1:30-3:00pm

Organizer: Tracy C. Cosgriff, Hamilton College
Chair: Sheryl E. Reiss, University of Southern California

Kim Butler Wingfield, American University, “Doctrinal Controversies and the Room of Heliodorus.”

Elizabeth McCahill, University of Massachusetts, Boston, “’Tu, unica spes mea’: The Stanza dell’Incendio and the Ideological Agenda of Pope Leo X.”

Linda Wolk-Simon, Fairfield University Art Museum, “Papal Politics and Propaganda in the Decorative Program of the Sala dei Pontefici, 1519 –1521.”