The Pirandello Society of America presents its one-day conference
“Global Legacies – Pirandello across Centuries and Media”
Saturday 16 September 2017, 8:00 am – 6:30 pm
Hunter College, CUNY, 695 Park Ave, New York City
Celebrating the 150th anniversary of Luigi Pirandello’s birth, this one-day conference sponsored by the Pirandello Society of America seeks a broad spectrum of contributions that evaluate and illuminate Pirandello’s legacies on world theatre, literature, cinema, and other media over a period of more than a hundred years. We encourage contributions that are interdisciplinary and engage with a variety of theoretical models when looking at Pirandello’s work and its multifaceted resonance.
English is the official language of the Conference.
Keynote Speaker: Pietro Frassica, Princeton University
Attendance is free and open to the public.
The full program for the conference is available. Click here to read.
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The Pirandello Society of America is pleased to be featured among a series of international conferences being held across the globe in honor of Pirandello’s 150th anniversary: Pirandello International 2017, Pirandello in a Globalized World. From Agrigento to Rome, Johannesburg to Munich, these events demonstrate the world-spanning reach of Pirandello’s influence today. More information and the full calendar for the international conference series can be found online: http://pirandello.eu/international2017/