Professor of Art Véronique Plesch delivered a lecture via Skype, “Words, Images, and Materiality in Early Performance,” on December 20, 2016. Her audience was the Advanced Studies in the Materialities of Literature Ph.D. Program at the School of Arts and Humanities and the Centre for Portuguese Literature, University of Coimbra, one of the oldest universities in the world and the premier research institution in Portugal. To read more about this program and its seminar series, see