Raphael and Inghirami: Celebrities of Renaissance Rome

with Ingrid Rowland

Saturday, January 18, 3:30 - 5 pm
Calderwood Hall

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Raphael and Inghirami: Celebrities of Renaissance Rome , with Ingrid Rowland 1/18/2020 3:30 PM 1/18/2020 5:00 PM isgm-event-Raphael and Inghirami: Celebrities of Renaissance Rome America/New_York Join Professor Ingrid Rowland to explore the fascinating life and times of Renaissance celebrity Tommaso Inghirami—a celebrated Vatican librarian, speech writer, and the most famous actor in Rome. 25 Evans Way, Boston, MA 02115 aIwSTBiOnzHrlaECKmIR43731

Celebrated by Erasmus as "the Cicero of our era," Tommaso Inghirami served two Popes as the Vatican librarian, composed eloquent public speeches and became the most famous actor in Rome. Join Professor Ingrid Rowland for a lecture that explores the fascinating life and times of this Renaissance celebrity.

Speakers:

Ingrid Rowland, Professor, University of Notre Dame School of Architecture, Rome

Ingrid Rowland is a professor of art history at the University of Notre Dame, based at its Rome campus. She is the author of many books on Roman antiquity and its reception in the Renaissance, as well as a regular contributor to the New York Review of Books.

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