The AHRB Centre for the Study of Renaissance Elites and Court Cultures
The Material Renaissance Research Project
Joint Study Day
Courts, Elites, and Technology in Renaissance Italy
Friday, 10 May 2002
in Room 0.12 Ramphal Building, University of Warwick
Speakers will include:
"Moving Reputation: Shifting Technology Between Fifteenth-Century Milan and Moscow"
Dr Suzanne Butters (University of Manchester):
"Natural Magic, Artificial Music, and Birds at Francesco de' Medici's Pratolino"
Dr Mary Hollingsworth (Independent Scholar):
"Heavy Metal: Smiths at the Court of Ippolito d'Este"
Professor Guido Guerzoni (Università Bocconi, Milan):
"Courts, Technology, and Guilds: The Este Case, XVth-XVIIth Centuries"
Dr Flora Dennis (Research Fellow, the AHRB Centre for the Study of
the Domestic Interior):
"Printing and the Este in Sixteenth-Century Ferrara"