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The Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies 2013 conference – “Boccaccio at 700: Medieval Contexts and Global Intertexts” – will take place Friday and Saturday, April 26-27, at the University Downtown Center. Sessions begin at 9 a.m. Friday and 8:45 a.m. Saturday. The plenary talk on Saturday will feature Millicent Marcus of Yale University discuss “The Boccaccio ‘Brand’ in the 20th- and 21st-Century Cinematic Imagination: Fellini, De Laurentiis, Pasolini, Woody Allen.” Marcus will speak at 4:15 p.m. at the Roberson Mansion Ballroom, Roberson Museum and Science Center. The talk is free and open to the public.