Ut Pictura Poesis: Word and Image in Georg Striernhielm's Hercules
Center for Early Modern Studies Faculty Lecture by Dr. Susan Brantly
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
1312 Van Hise Hall
Please join the Center for Early Modern Studies for a faculty lecture by Dr. Susan Brantly (UW-Madison). Details here: https://uwmadison.box.com/s/5876a2zi3r567tclrzvkolg64s6dnrzy Abstract: Georg Stiernhielm's epic poem, Hercules, is considered a masterpiece of the Swedish Baroque. We will examine the poem through the lens of Baroque language theory and aesthetics.