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Skenè

The Skenè research group deals with drama and theatre, from the antiquity to the present day, with a comparative and interdisciplinary approach. It focuses upon the transmigration of topics, narratives, theatergrams, genres and styles within the context of the reception, performance, translation and cultural studies, among others. The group also explores the possibilities offered by the digital humanities for the study of drama texts. The research group runs the open-acess Skenè. Journal of Theatre and Drama Studies (http://www.skenejournal.it/index.php/JTDS) and the Skenè. Texts and Studies online series (http://www.skenejournal.it/index.php/TS).
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Silvia Bigliazzi

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www.skenejournal.it

Silvia Bigliazzi
Full Professor
Gherardo Ugolini
Associate Professor (Department Culture and Civilisation)
Nicola Pasqualicchio
Assistant Professor (Department Culture and Civilisation)
Marco Duranti
PhD student (Department Culture and Civilisation)
Francesco Lupi
Research Scholarship Holders (Department Culture and Civilisation)
Guido Avezzu'
Full Professor (Department Culture and Civilisation)
Lisanna Calvi
Assistant Professor
Simona Brunetti
Assistant Professor (Department Culture and Civilisation)
Carlo Vareschi
PhD student (Department Culture and Civilisation)
Francesco Dall'Olio
PhD student (Department Culture and Civilisation)
Topic Research area
Commedia dell'Arte in Europe Discipline dello Spettacolo Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research  -  Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research
Classical and Early Modern Theatre: intersections Letteratura inglese e letterature anglofone
ENGLISH LITERATURE  -  Literature (General): Comparative literature
Nineteenth century Italian prompt-books and theatrical adaptations Discipline dello Spettacolo Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research  -  Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research
Actor dramaturgy Discipline dello Spettacolo Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research  -  Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research
Dramaturgy and staging of ancient Greek dramas Lingua, letteratura e filologia greca e latina Classics, ancient literature and art  -  Classics, ancient literature and art
Puppets and Dramaturgy Discipline dello Spettacolo Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research  -  Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research
drammaturgia europea del Novecento Discipline dello Spettacolo Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research  -  Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research
Classical Philology Lingua, letteratura e filologia greca e latina Classics, ancient literature and art  -  Classics, ancient literature and art
Greek Philology Lingua, letteratura e filologia greca e latina Philology and palaeography; historical linguistics  -  Philology and palaeography; historical linguistics
Shakespearean philology and textual criticism Letteratura inglese e letterature anglofone
ENGLISH LITERATURE  -  Shakespeare
Early Modern Autobiography and Madness Letteratura inglese e letterature anglofone
ENGLISH LITERATURE  -  Religious works
Classics Lingua, letteratura e filologia greca e latina Philology and palaeography; historical linguistics  -  Philology and palaeography; historical linguistics
Languages of literature: between New Formalism and Philosophy and Performance Letteratura inglese e letterature anglofone
ENGLISH LITERATURE  -  Literature (General): Comparative literature
Restoration Tragic Theatre Letteratura inglese e letterature anglofone
ENGLISH LITERATURE  -  Theatre
Intersections between naratology and semiotics of theatre Letteratura inglese e letterature anglofone
ENGLISH LITERATURE  -  Literature (General): Comparative literature
Diegetic and mimetic intertextuality in Renaissance Europe Letteratura inglese e letterature anglofone
ENGLISH LITERATURE  -  Literature (General): Comparative literature
Jacobite culture Letteratura inglese e letterature anglofone
ENGLISH LITERATURE  -  Cultural Studies and Mentalities
Wilamowitz's philology Lingua, letteratura e filologia greca e latina Classics, ancient literature and art  -  Classics, ancient literature and art
The Gonzagas' Patronage in spectacular field Discipline dello Spettacolo Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research  -  Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research
Nietzsche as classical philologist Lingua, letteratura e filologia greca e latina Classics, ancient literature and art  -  Classics, ancient literature and art
Performing Arts Discipline dello Spettacolo Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research  -  Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research
Ruzante on the twentieth century stage Discipline dello Spettacolo Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research  -  Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research
Shakespeare in 19th-century Italy Letteratura inglese e letterature anglofone
ENGLISH LITERATURE  -  Shakespeare
Shakespeare in the twentieth century Letteratura inglese e letterature anglofone
ENGLISH LITERATURE  -  Shakespeare
Renaissance sonnet-writing and metaphysical poetry Letteratura inglese e letterature anglofone
ENGLISH LITERATURE  -  Literature (General): Comparative literature
History of classical studies and classical philology Lingua, letteratura e filologia greca e latina Classics, ancient literature and art  -  Classics, ancient literature and art
History of the classical tradition Lingua, letteratura e filologia greca e latina Classics, ancient literature and art  -  Classics, ancient literature and art
storia del teatro Discipline dello Spettacolo Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research  -  Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research
History of Theatre Lingua, letteratura e filologia greca e latina Classics, ancient literature and art  -  Classics, ancient literature and art
Lines of business in Italian theatrical system Discipline dello Spettacolo Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research  -  Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research
teatro di figura Discipline dello Spettacolo Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research  -  Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research
teatro fantastico Discipline dello Spettacolo Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research  -  Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research
Early Modern English Theatre Letteratura inglese e letterature anglofone
ENGLISH LITERATURE  -  ARTS
teorici del teatro del Novecento Discipline dello Spettacolo Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research  -  Visual and performing arts, design, arts-based research
Translation for the theatre Letteratura inglese e letterature anglofone
ENGLISH LITERATURE  -  Literature (General): Comparative literature
Greek Tragedy Lingua, letteratura e filologia greca e latina Classics, ancient literature and art  -  Classics, ancient literature and art
Voco-visuality and interart studies Letteratura inglese e letterature anglofone
ENGLISH LITERATURE  -  Literature (General): Comparative literature
Title Managers Sponsors Starting date Duration (months)
Classical and Early Modern Intersections: Sophocles and Shakespeare Guido Avezzu', Silvia Bigliazzi Oct 1, 2017 12
Kingship, Tyranny, and Power Guido Avezzu', Silvia Bigliazzi Jun 1, 2016 36
SENS: Shakespeare’s Narrative Sources: Italian novellas and their European dissemination. Silvia Bigliazzi null, null Jan 1, 2014 36
U. von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff, "What is an Attic tragedy?" Lisanna Calvi, Stefan Rabanus, Gherardo Ugolini null Jan 1, 2015 12

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