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Utilizing the Braudelian notion of the Mediterranean this quantity makes a speciality of the situation of coastal exchanges related to the Dalmatian littoral and its Adriatic and extra far away maritime community. Spalato and Ragusa intersect with Constantinople, Cairo and Spanish Naples simply as Sinan, Palladio and Robert Adam pass paths during this liquid expanse. targeting materiality and at the arts, structure specifically, the authors establish portability and hybridity as attribute of those exchanges, and tease out anticipated and unforeseen serendipitous moments once they happened. targeting translation and its tools those essays extend the conventional proposal of impression through thrusting mobility and the "hardware" of cultural transmission, its mechanisms, instead of its results, into the foreground. participants contain: Doris Behrens-Abouseif, "SOAS, collage of London"; Jo ko Belamari, "Institute of paintings History," break up; Marzia Faietti, "Uffizi," Florence; Jasenka Gudelj, "University of Zagreb"; Cemal Kafadar, "Harvard University"; Ioli Kalavrezou, "Harvard University"; Suzanne Marchand, "State college of Louisiana"; Erika Naginski, "Harvard University"; Gulru Necipo lu, "Harvard University"; Goran Nik i, "City of Split," cut up; Alina Payne, "Harvard University"; Avinoam Shalem, "Columbia college" and David younger Kim, "University of Pennsylvania""

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