Renaissance Wednesday: Cherichini on 'Rude Mechanicals'

On Wednesday, March 23 at 4 p.m., the Renaissance Center will host a talk by visiting fellow Claudia Cherichini entitled "Rude Mechanicals: Craftsmen and Playwrights of Renaissance Sienna."

Cherichini will introduce her audience to a group of self-educated craftsmen who composed and performed vernacular plays while making claims to civil rights.

This Lecture is part of the Lila Wallace-Reader''s Digest Endowment Fund at Villa I Tatti. No reservations are needed and refreshments will be served.

The Renaissance Center is located at 650 East Pleasant St. in Amherst and can be reached at 577-3600