ISM Fellows Symposium | Lost/Found in Translation

Event time: 
Saturday, March 29, 2014 - 9:00am to 2:00pm
Linsly-Chittenden Hall (LC), Room 317 See map
63 High St.
New Haven, CT 06511
Open to: 
General Public
Event description: 

Lost/Found in Translation

Crossing Contexts in Music, Worship, and the Arts


The 2013-14 ISM Fellows will present their research in an afternoon-long symposium.  

1:00 | Refreshments and welcome

1:30 | Paper presentations

Daniel J. DiCenso - Beyond the Homeric Mode: On the Interaction of Memory and the Written Page in the Transmission of Chant

M. Jennifer Bloxam - The Translation of a Saint: Musical and Visual Relics of Mary Magdalene from the Renaissance

3:00 | Break

3:15 | Panel Presentations and Discussion, Markus Rathey, moderator

Patricia Ann Hardwick - Islam in Translation: The Reformation of Hobby Horse Trance Dancing in Singapore

Nina Glibetić - Monasticizing the Laity in Byzantium

Baby Varghese - Mesopotamian Music and Poetry and Early Syriac Liturgy: Some Preliminary Observations

Gabriel Radle - Migratio populi et translatio liturgiae: The Journey of Ritual with Its People

Cécile Fromont - Between Translation and Conversion: Missionary Images of Kongo and Angola

Open Discussion

5:00 | Closing Remarks