The Meaning of The Prince
(on the occasion of the V centenary of Machiavelli’s work)
Thursday, February 7 - Open to the Public
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm: McCormick 101
Quentin Skinner, "Describing and Redescribing the Virtues of the Prince"
Friday, February 8 - By Invitation Only
9:00 am: Continental Breakfast:
9:30 am: Emanuele Cutinelli Rendina, "Machiavelli’s Prince in the Light of His Experience at the Florentine Chancellery"
11:30 am: Peter Stacey, "Il Vivere Servo in Machiavelli’s Political Thought"
12:30 pm: Lunch
1:30 pm: Erica Benner, "Machiavelli’s Ironies: The Language of Praise and Blame in the Prince"
Denis Fachard, "Sources of Modern Exempla in The Prince"
5:00 pm: Rahul Sagar, "The Prince and Short Sighted Princes"
7:00 pm: Dinner
Saturday, February 9 - By Invitation Only
8:30 am: Continental Breakfast: (Lobby of 301 Marx Hall)
9:00 am: John P McCormick, "The Enduring Ambiguity of Machiavellian Virtue: Agathocles, Borgia and Liverotto"
Maurizio Viroli, "The Prince as a Redeemer"
12:00 pm: Lunch