Date: typology: festival Area: Versilia District/Locality:Viareggio(LU) - Italy
Villa Argentina is the location of a series of interesting conferences organized by the Istituto di Istruzione Superiore "Galilei-Artiglio" of Viareggio in collaboration with the Committee of the Dante Alighieri association and the Cultural Association "Amici del Machiavelli Lucca" dedicated to Dante Alighieri, with readings of his "canti" by the students. The meetings are public and with free admission.
The conferences to be held in March will focus on the theme "Lo sguardo di Dante sul suo tempo: la politica e la poesia", while the April conferences will focus on "Parole e immagini sulla Commedia".
Here is the detailed program:
Friday, March 17
h 17:00 - "Dante cittadino si confronta con i politici della sua città"; Marcello Ciccuto presents the reading of the canti: Inf. XV and Inf. XVI.
Friday, March 24
h 17:00 - "Dante poeta si confronta con i poeti del suo tempo"; Luca Curti presents the reading of the canti: Inf. V and Purg. XXVI.
Friday, April 7
h 17:00 - "Le fonti iconografiche di Dante"; by Lucia Battaglia and Cristina Bulgheri.
Friday, April 21
h 17:00 - "Dante e l’arte"; Marcello Ciccuto presents the reading of the canti: Purg. X-XII.
Friday, April 28
h 17:00 - "I commentatori danteschi fra XIV e XV secolo"; edited by Silvia Marcucci.
I VENERDI' DANTESCHI Viareggio, Villa Argentina, via Vespucci ang. via Fratti March 17, 24 / April 7,21,28, 2017