Mozart Session at American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, 2020 – RESCHEDULED TO ASECS Virtual Meeting, April 7-11, 2021

"Race and Gender in the Magic Flute"

“How Not to Talk About Race and Gender in The Magic Flute
(Date and time TBD)
Chair: Catherine Coppola (Hunter College, CUNY)

  1. Adeline Mueller (Mount Holyoke College) – “Othello, Shylock, Monostatos: Re-reading The Magic Flute with Shakespeare Studies”
  2. Jessica Waldoff (College of the Holy Cross) – “Rethinking Gender and Race in Die Zauberflöte
  3. Lily Kass (Temple University) – “‘When will the veil be lifted?‘: How Translations Obscure Racism in The Magic Flute
  4. Micaela Baranello (University of Arkansas and Opera Fayetteville) – “Alienation, Diversity, and Regietheater in Die Zauberflöte

This conference has been rescheduled. For more information, see: