Humanities on Show

Humanities on Show
The Future of Humanities and the Public Engagement
ERC-ARISTOTLE final colloquium
9:00 Welcome

Marco Sgarbi, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice
Anna Puccio, Science Gallery Venice

Panel Public Engagement and Humanities 
Moderator: Marco Sgarbi, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice 

9:30 Engaging the Public – from street party to state policy 
Ruth Barton, Trinity Long Room Hub Arts & Humanities Research Institute, Trinity College Dublin

9:50 Classici Contro. Making Classics interact with the modern world 
Filippomaria Pontani, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice

10:10 Civic Shylock: Shakespeare in and beyond the Ghetto 
Shaul Bassi, Center for Humanities and Social Change at Ca’ Foscari

10:30 discussion

10:50 coffee break

11:10 Stories across Borders: the Venice International Literary Festival Incroci di civiltà 
Pia Masiero, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice

11:30 Research Impact and working with TV 
Michael Scott, The University of Warwick, UK Public Engagement

11:50  discussion

Panel Science and Arts
Moderator: Claudia Schnugg, Science Gallery Venice

14:30 Harmonious Collaborations: Natural Scientists, Radio Engineers, Musicians, and the Trautonium 
Myles Jackson, Institute of Advanced Studies in Princeton

14:50 Time of Physics, Time of Art
Peter Galison, Harvard University

15:10 discussion

15:30 Making culture/knowledge/science matter
Jeffrey Schnapp, metaLAB Harvard

15:50 Imagining an Oceanic Worldview through Art, Science and Ecology 
Stefanie Hessler, Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary (TBA21) - Academy in London 

16:10 discussion and closing remarks

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 09:00 to 17:00
Berengo Room, Ca' Foscari University of Venice