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Tue Sep 5, 2017

Exhibit Opening: Elements of Humanity: Primo Levi and the Evolution of Italian Postwar Culture

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Special Collections, Hesburgh Library

RBSC Exhibit Opening: Elements of Humanity: Primo Levi and the Evolution of Italian Postwar Culture

Tuesday September 5 at 4pm in Special Collections, Hesburgh Library

Please join us for an opening of the exhibit on September 5 at 4pm. The event will feature brief remarks by Tracy Bergstrom (Curator, Italian Imprints and Dante Collection), Vittorio Montemaggi (Lecturer, Religion and the Arts, King's College London), and Valentina Geri (PhD candidate, Italian), followed by a light reception and viewing of the exhibit. 

Co-sponsored by Italian Studies at Notre Dame and Hesburgh Libraries.

Posted In: Lectures

Wed Sep 6, 2017

Newberry Lecture: "JFK's Dante" - Deborah Parker (Virginia)

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Ruggles Hall, Newberry Library, Chicago

"JFK's Dante" - Deborah Parker (University of Virginia)

Wednesday, September 6 at 5:30pm in Ruggles Hall, The Newberry Library, Chicago

Center for Renaissance Studies Programs Dante Lecture

The Center for Renaissance Studies Dante Lectures have been held annually since 2001, bringing Dante scholars from throughout the United States and Europe to the Newberry to present cutting-edge research. From 1983 to 1997, multiple lectures were held each year under the series title “Lectura Dantis Newberrania.”

A wine reception will follow the lecture. Free and open to the public. Please register by noon on September 6 on this form.

The Newberry’s Dante Lectures are cosponsored with the William and Katherine Devers Program in Dante Studies at the University of Notre Dame, and the Italian Cultural Institute of Chicago.

For further details see https://www.newberry.org/09062017-deborah-parker-jfks-dante.

Posted In: Lectures

Wed Sep 13, 2017

Caffè e conversazione: Pane e nutella

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Decio Commons

Please feel free to join us for an hour of caffè e conversazione where you are welcome to meet and practice your Italian with members of the Italian Program, students of Italian, Italophones, Italophiles, and people with an appreciation for things Italian. …

Posted In: Arts and Workshops

Thu Sep 21, 2017

Study Abroad Information Session: Rome (AME), Italy

2:50 PM - 3:50 PM
141 DeBartolo Hall

Students interested in the Rome – AME study abroad program are invited to attend an information session to learn more about the courses offered, eligibility, application process, and other details of the program.

Posted In: Rome

Study Abroad Information Session: Global Business Scholars (Milan, Notre Dame, and Singapore)

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Jordan Auditorium, MCOB

Students interested in the Global Business Scholars study abroad program are invited to attend an information session to learn more about the courses offered, eligibility, application process, and other details of the program.

Research Seminar: Christopher J. Nygren (Pittsburgh) - "Titian’s Icons"

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Special Collections, Hesburgh Library

The Italian Research Seminar

Christopher J. Nygren (University of Pittsburgh) - "Titian's Icons"

Thursday September 21 at 5pm in Special Collections, Hesburgh Library

Posted In: Lectures and Seminars

Mon Sep 25, 2017

Study Abroad Information Session: Rome (ICCS), Italy

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
145 DeBartolo Hall

Students interested in the Rome – ICCS study abroad program are invited to attend an information session to learn more about the courses offered, eligibility, application process, and other details of the program.

Posted In: Rome

Tue Sep 26, 2017

CSLC Summer Language Abroad Grant Program Information Session

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
102 DeBartolo Hall

The Center for the Study of Languages & Cultures’ annual Summer Language Abroad (SLA) Grant Program provides funding for individual summer foreign language study abroad via awards of up to $5,500 combined with a comprehensive curriculum of international study coursework and proficiency testing.

Fri Sep 29, 2017

Dante Now! A Divine Comedy Flashmob

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
various locations around campus

Dante Now! A Divine Comedy Flashmob

Friday September 29 from 2-5pm at various locations around campus

Please join Italian Studies at Notre Dame for an afternoon of recitations of excerpts from Dante's Commedia performed around campus, followed by a lecture by Theodore Cachey (Notre Dame), Christian Moevs (Notre Dame) and Anne Leone (Notre Dame), and a reception in Carey Auditorium.

Please feel free to view the video of the inaugural Dante Now! performance, and to read an article published in the Observer on September 26, 2013 about the event.

Posted In: Arts, Lectures, and Workshops