Repertorium Blondianum

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Recently published

Fabio Della Schiava, 'Biondo Flavio,' in Augustine and the Humanists. Reading the City of God from Petrrach to Poliziano, ed. G. Claessens, F. Della Schiava (Lysa, Gent: 2021) 139-75.

Jeffrey A. White, 'Last Summer in Tuscany: Biondo Flavio,' Aevum 95.3 (2021) 617-36.

F. Muecke, The Epitome of Roman History in Biondo Flavio’s Roma triumphans Book 7: Preliminary Explorations’, Commentaria Classica 8 (2021) 29-48
http://www.commentariaclassica.altervista.org/Commentaria_Classica/VIII_-_2021.html

W. Stenhouse, 'Roman Colonies and the Distribution of Land before Sigonio', in The Renaissance of Roman Colonization, ed. by Jeremia Pelgrom and Arthur Weststeijn (Oxford, 2020), 25-46.

I. G. Mastrorosa (ed.), Attualizzare il passato. Percorsi della cultura moderna europea fra storiografia e saperi degli antichi (Pensa Media: Lecce, 2020)

A. Raffarin, "D'un antiquaire à l'autre: Varron source et modèle de Flavio Biondo', in Attualizzare il passato, 123-46.

F. della Schiava (ed.), Biondo Flavio. Roma instaurata, Edizione nazionale delle opere di Flavio Biondo, 7/1, Rome, 2020

M. Laureys, “Assessing the influence of Biondo Flavio’s historical geography: the case of the Low Countries”, in Cultural Encounter and Identity in the Neo-Latin World, ed. by Camilla Horster & Marianne Pade, Rome 2020 (Analecta Romana Instituti Danici – Supplementum LIV), 203–217

K. A. E. Enenkel and K. Ottenheym , “A Malleable Past: On ‘Proof’, Interpretations, Errors and Falsifications”: Chapter 5 of Antiquities, Famous Forebears. Constructions of a Glorious Past in the Early Modern Netherlands and in Europe, Leiden and Boston 2019, 94-148

A. Raffarin, “Fortune de l’inscription du temple d’Isis des manuscrits épigraphiques du Quattrocento aux Antiquités de la Ville d’Andrea Fulvio (1527)”, in Altera pars laboris: studi sulla tradizione manoscritta delle iscrizioni antiche (Antichistica, 24), ed. by Lorenzo Calvelli, Giovannella Cresci Marrone, Alfredo Buonopane, Venice 2019, 249-254 [RI 1.44 and RT p. 213]
https://edizionicafoscari.unive.it/media/pdf/books/978-88-6969-375-5/978-88-6969-375-5-ch-14_3jwDgGa.pdf

 

Past Events

Bibliotheca Hertziana, Max Planck Institute for Art History, Rome, Study Day 14-15 May 2018
‘Flavio Biondo’s Italia illustrata: Representations of spatial language and spatial thinking in text and maps’.
Organisers: PD Dr. Martin Thiering (Scientific Coordinator), Prof. Dr. Tanja Michalsky (Director at BHMPI, project manager), Prof. Dr. Günther Görz (Associate Member), Prof. Dr. Klaus Geus (Associate Member)
The study day is part of a long-term project on Flavio Biondo’s Italia illustrata (website Hertziana: http://www.biblhertz.it/en/research/research-projects-of-the-institute/historical-spaces-in-texts-and-maps-biondo-project/

‘Storia romana e antichità romana e cultura moderna’, Department of SAGAS, University of Florence, 7 February, 2018
Frances Muecke, ‘Maiestas imperii: Biondo on the empire and the emperors’

Ludwig Boltzmann Institut für Neulateinische Studien, Innsbruck, 30 October 2017
Ida Gilda Mastrorosa, ‘Totius Europae gentes Romani ... cultas reddidere: Features and Merits of ancient Rome in Blondus Flavius’

‘Attualizzare’ il passato, Florence, 13 October 2017
Anne Raffarin, ‘Da un antiquario all’altro: Varrone modello e fonte di Biondo Flavio’
Conference programme

Kolloquium zur mittelalterlichen Geschichte, Ludwig-Maximilians Universität, München, 26 July 2017 
Giuseppe Marcellino (Pisa/München), ‘Altertumswissenschaft als Antitürkenpropaganda: Flavio Biondos Roma triumphans (1459)’

University of Queensland, international conference, “The Once and Future Kings: Roman Emperors and Western Political Culture from Antiquity to the Present”, 5-7 July 2017
Frances Muecke, ‘Biondo Flavio on the Roman emperors: periodization, sources and chronicle’

RSA at Chicago 2017, ‘Biondo Flavio and his European fortune’
A series of three panels on the European fortune of the Italian humanist Biondo Flavio (1392-1463), with a focus on the 15th and 16th century were presented at RSA Chicago 2017. 
Organizers: Fabio Della Schiava (University of Bonn) and Frances Muecke (University of Sydney)

The Warburg Institute, London, 6-7 April, 2016
HistAntArtSI Colloquium / Antiquity in Italy (1 BC – 1800): Continuities and Refractions
For programme see
http://histantartsi.eu/news_dettaglio.php?tipo=news&id_news=188

British School at Rome, 25 November 2015
A lecture by Tanja Michalsky (Bibliotheca Hertziana)
‘Italia illustrata’. The interaction of topographical descriptions and cartography in the works of Flavio Biondo and Leandro Alberti.
http://histantartsi.eu/news_dettaglio.php?tipo=news&id_news=188

Conference held at the British School at Rome, 26-28 November, 2014
‘The Invention of Rome: Biondo’s Roma triumphans and its worlds’
Speakers included: Concetta Bianca, Maurizio Campanelli, Peter Fane-Saunders, Paul Gwynne, James Hankins, Giuseppe Marcellino, Ida Gilda Mastrorosa, Angelo Mazzocco, Frances Muecke, Agata Pincelli, Anne Raffarin, William Stenhouse.

Un Convegno a Forlì, 18 May 2012
“Intorno alla piazza del Comune. La cultura forlivese fra XIV e XV secolo: da Boccaccio e Checco di Meletto Rossi a Biondo Flavio”.
www.forli24ore.it/news/forli/0022672-boccaccio-flavio-biondo-un-convegno-sulla-cultura-forli

RSA at Chicago 2017
‘Biondo Flavio and his European fortune’: A series of three panels on the European fortune of the Italian humanist Biondo Flavio (1392-1463), with a focus on the 15th and 16th century were presented at RSA Chicago 2017. 
Organizers: Fabio Della Schiava (University of Bonn) and Frances Muecke (University of Sydney)