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Milton Alive at 400: Samson Agonistes and Religious Violence

The University of Miami and Florida International University present “Milton Alive at 400: Samson Agonistes and Religious Violence” celebrating the 400th anniversary of the birth of poet John Milton

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Jeffrey Shoulson: Introduction and Opening Comments

Susanne Woods: “Some Comments on Samson Agonistes and Freedom from the ‘Inhuman’”

Regina Schwartz: “The Force of Justice and the Violence of Idolatry”

John Rumrich: “Bigots in the Middle”

Feisal Mohamed: “Can the Suicide Bomber Speak?”

Stanley Fish: “Things You Can Do with Samson Agonistes

Panel Discussion

Question and Answer: “Violence, Force, and Providence”

Question and Answer: “Women and Violence in Samson Agonistes” 

Question and Answer: “Aesthetics and Mass Violence”