Program

ACLS Grants-In-Aid , Travel Grants , Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowships for Recently Tenured Scholars , ACLS Fellowship Program

Project

Conference, Fourth Biennial Conference on Baroque Music

Project

A Romanesca of one’s own: gender, power and vocality in Francesca Caccini’s Florence

Project

Men Hearing Women in Medicean Florence

Department

Music, Faculty of Arts and Science

Conference, Fourth Biennial Conference on Baroque Music

A Romanesca of one’s own: gender, power and vocality in Francesca Caccini’s Florence

Men Hearing Women in Medicean Florence

This project uses the rich documentation of a 1620 scandal involving a nobleman and a singing nun to explore the interaction of aural culture—specifically, gendered modes of aurality and vocality—with the erotic and political life of early modern Florence.