colloque "The Duchess of Malfi, de John Webster"_13-15/12/18

Du 13 décembre 2018 au 15 décembre 2018

Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, Site Descartes, Amphi Descartes

John Webster’s The Duchess of Malfi Reconsidered



13.30 Opening of the Conference, Sophie LEMERCIER-GODDARD (ENS de Lyon) and Sophie CHIARI (Université Clermont Auvergne)

CHAIR: Line COTTEGNIES (Sorbonne Université)

13.45 Anna DEMOUX (Université Clermont Auvergne), ‘Reconsidering The Duchess of Malfi and its Sources in Context
14.15 Roberta BARKER (Dalhousie University) ‘“The Spirit of Greatness or of Woman”: The Duchess of Malfi in the Repertoires of her First Players
14.45 Lisa HOPKINS (Sheffield Hallam University), ‘Diamonds or Pearls? Doubling the Duchess
15.15-15.30 Discussion

15.30-16.00 Break

CHAIR: Line COTTEGNIES (Sorbonne Université)

16.00 Keynote: Jane KINGSLEY-SMITH (University of Roehampton), ‘“Mine Eyes Dazzle”: Editing The Duchess of Malfi’
16.45-17.00 Discussion



9.00 Keynote: Wendy WALL (Northwestern University), ‘Reversions: Domestic Ecologies in The Duchess of Malfi’
9.45-10.00 Discussion

10.00-10.30 Break

CHAIR: Anne-Valérie DULAC (Sorbonne Université)

10.30 Rachel E. HOLMES (University of Cambridge) ‘Reading The Duchess of Malfi Transnationally
11.00 Eike KRONSHAGE (Chemnitz University of Technology), ‘“Purchased honour”: Economic Expediency in The Duchess of Malfi’
11.30 Sophie CHIARI (Université Clermont Auvergne), ‘“The work of heaven” in The Duchess of Malfi’
12.00 Discussion

12.30-14.00 Lunch

CHAIR: François LAROQUE (Université Paris 3-Sorbonne Nouvelle)

14.00 Keynote: Michael NEILL (The University of Auckland): ‘"Superfluous Men": the Graveyard Politics of The Duchess of Malfi?'
14.45 Discussion

CHAIR: François LAROQUE (Université Paris 3-Sorbonne Nouvelle)

15.00 Misako TAKAHASHI (University of the Sacred Heart), ‘Seeking for the Female Body: The Duchess and Ferdinand in Canine Skins
15.30 Joseph KIDNEY (Stanford University), ‘Man is Wolf to Man: Playing Dead in Webster and Shakespeare
16.00 Discussion

16.15-16.45 Break

16.45-17.45 Conversation with Anne-Laure LIEGEOIS (Compagnie ‘Le Festin’, with Sophie LEMERCIER-GODDARD and Sophie CHIARI)

19.30 Dinner


CHAIR: Michèle VIGNAUX (Université Lyon 2)

8.45 Sophie LEMERCIER-GODDARD (ENS de Lyon), ‘“Strange Geometrical Hinges”: Going Places in Webster’s The Duchess of Malfi’
9.15 François LAROQUE (Université Paris 3-Sorbonne Nouvelle), ‘Webster’s camera obscura: The Duchess of Malfi’
9.45 Discussion

10.00-10.30 Break

CHAIR: Sophie CHIARI (Université Clermont Auvergne)

10.30 Keynote: Dympna CALLAGHAN (Syracuse University), ‘Theatre, Art, the Woman and the Wolf: Revisiting The Duchess of Malfi’
11.15 Discussion
11.30-12.15 Round Table: Dympna CALLAGHAN (Syracuse University), Anne-Valérie DULAC (Sorbonne Université), Jane KINGSLEY-SMITH (University of Roehampton), Wendy WALL (Northwestern University), François LAROQUE (Université Paris 3-Sorbonne Nouvelle), Michael NEILL (The University of Auckland)

12.30 End of the Conference