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PUBLIC LECTURE

Date:

03/02/2011


PUBLIC LECTURE

                                        The Italian Section in the School of Humanities 
                                        has the pleasure of inviting ALL to attend the 

                                                               PUBLIC LECTURE 

                'Born under a Star of Comedy:' Who was Carlo Goldoni's Master?
Carlo Goldoni's “Servant of Two Masters" has drawn the admiration of writers from
Goethe onwards, and has been produced by many of Europe's finest directors from Meyerhold
to Giorgio Strehler, yet its composition was a result of certain chance circumstances.
So what is the nature of this work? 

                                                                    given by 

                                                        Professor Joseph Farrell

University of Strathclyde, editor of A Servant to Two Masters (2011) and Carlo Goldoni and 18thC Theatre (1997); and translator of plays by Goldoni. He is a frequent contributor to radio arts programmes both in London and Scotland, and reviews regularly for several newspapers, including The Times Literary Supplement.


The lecture will be followed by a free screening of Goldoni’s play
“Arlecchino servitore di due padroni”
directed by Giorgio Strehler (Italian, no English subtitles)

on Tuesday 22 March 2011 @ 6.30p.m. in
Flinders in the City - (1st floor/room 1) - 182 Victoria Square, Adelaide CBD


Refreshments will be served at the end of the lecture and before the screening
for attendance and catering purposes, please R.S.V.P. by Tuesday 15th March
on tel. 08 82012637 or e-mail: ppps@flinders.edu.au

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