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Speaker: Bissera V. Pentcheva Location: Villino Stroganoff, Via Gregoriana 22, 00187 Rom
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This conference explores the phenomenon of performative iconicity in medieval art, an aspect of iconic presence manifested through chant and never recognized as image heretofore in scholarship. This non-representational icon is revealed in the synergy between the temporality of the liturgical ritual and the acoustics of reverberation. [more]
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