Newberry Renaissance Conference: Rhetoric in the Renaissance

Center for Renaissance Studies Programs
Other Renaissance Programs
Thursday, April 19, 1979 to Saturday, April 21, 1979

The Renaissance Conference was held annually at the Newberry Library for many years prior to the founding of the Center for Renaissance Studies in 1979.

Organizers

David Bevington, University of Chicago; Hanna Gray, University of Chicago; Lawrence Green, University of Southern California; George Kennedy, University of North Carolina; Paul Knoll, University of Southern California; Lawrence Kritzman, Rutgers University; Richard McKeon, University of Chicago; Robert Scott, University of Minnesota; Maria del Carmen Sigler, University of Michigan; Eric Skopec, Syracuse University; Thomas Wright, Clark Memorial Library

Speakers

Donald Abbott, Indiana University
Giuseppe Billanovich, Catholic University, Milan
Hugh Davidson, University of Virginia
Joachim Dyck, Albert-Ludwigs Universitat, Freiburg
Marc Fumaroli, Sorbonne-Paris
Alex Gordon, University of Chicago
Judith Rice Henderson, University of Saskatchewan
Winifred Horner, University of Missouri
Aron Kibedi-Varga, Vrije Universiteit-Netherlands
Arthur Kinney, University of Massachusetts
Paul Oskar Kristeller, Columbia University
Richard Lanham, University of California, Los Angeles
Gerald Mohrmann, University of California, Davis
John Monfasani, State University of New York, Albany
James Murphy, University of California, Davis
John O’Malley, University of Detroit
Robert Petter, San Jose State University
Heinrich Plett, Universitat Essen, West Germany
Richard Schoeck, University of Colorado
Thomas Sloane, University of California, Berkeley
Nancy Streuver, Johns Hopkins University
Charles Trinkaus, University of Michigan
Brian Vickers, Eidgenoissische Technische Hochscule, Zurich
John Ward, Sidney University, Australia
Ralph Williams, University of Michigan

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