Ut Pictura Poesis: Word and Image in Georg Striernhielm's Hercules

Center for Early Modern Studies Faculty Lecture by Dr. Susan Brantly

Date
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Time
Noon-1 p.m.
Location
Description
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.