The Center for Italian Studies

at the University of Pennsylvania


Witches and Witchcraft:
Perspectives Between History and Fiction

Monday, April 7th, 2003
4:00 to 7:00 pm

A Symposium

Edward Peters

Henry C. Lea Professor of History, University of Pennsylvania
Lea's Materials Toward a History of Witchcraft:
The Historian at Work

Walter Stephens

Singleton Professor of Italian, Johns Hopkins University
Philosophy, Literature, and Witchcraft:
Gianfrancesco Pico's The Witch, 1523-1524

Stefano Cracolici

Professor of Romance Languages, University of Pennsylvania
Suspiria's Spell and Grimilde's Huntsman:
Towards a Poetic of Cinematic Evil

Cherpack Lounge, 543 Williams Hall
University of Pennsylvania
255 South 36th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Reception at 4:00 pm
Talks at 4:30