Renaissance Society Conference


Pietro Lorenzetti, Pala del Carmine (detail), 1329.

Alexandra Dodson, who recently successfully defended her doctoral dissertation, presented "Constructing Mount Carmel in Central Italy: Carmelite Architecture and Identity" in the session Constructing Connections: Place and Identity in Early Modern Visual Culture at the annual conference of the Renaissance Society of America in Boston. Another doctoral candidate, Elisabeth Narkin, was the chair and co-organizer of the panel, Ceremony and Ritual before the Death of Louis XIV, at the conference. Her panel was sponsored by the Duke Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies