Representing Renaissance Rome – Beyond Anachronism in Showtime’s The Borgias, James Cook


  • 5:15pm - 6:15pm

  • Alison House, Lecture Room A
    12 Nicolson Street
    Edinburgh
    EH8 9DF

James Cook (University of Edinburgh) focuses on a single episode of Showtime’s historical drama The Borgias, arguing that anachronism simply fails to explain adequately the creative use of the musical past on show here.

 

Part of the Music Research Seminar Series 2018.