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The Center administers several funding programs for students, faculty, and visiting researchers, supporting research in Italy and at Notre Dame. Many applications accept applications on a rolling basis, but it is recommended to apply early.

Ciappelletto scenes in an illumination from a 15th-century ‘Decameron’ codex in the Bibliothèque de l’Arsenal, Paris.

Sept. 19: "Parabola in Boccaccio (I.1; X.10)" with Ambrogio Camozzi (Harvard)

The Italian Research Seminar continues with a lecture on Giovanni Boccaccio's Decameron. Rare Books and Special Collections (Hesburgh Library, room 102). 5:00-6:30pm.

Dante Now 2017 For Article

Dante Now! A Divine Comedy Celebration

Join the Center for Italian Studies and Devers Family Program in Dante Studies for the annual Dante Now! event, dedicated to performing and understanding Dante's Divine Comedy. This year Professor Ted Cachey will kick off the event with an illustrated public talk. Annenberg Auditorium, Snite Museum. Starting at 2:00pm.

1321-2021: Commemorating Dante at Notre Dame

1321-2021: Commemorating Dante at Notre Dame

In commemoration of the seven-hundredth anniversary of Dante's death in 2021, the Devers Family Program in Dante Studies and the Center for Italian Studies are organizing and sponsoring several special events. The Center also maintains a calendar of international events leading up to 2021.

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2018-19 titles in The Devers Series in Dante and Medieval Italian Literature

Author: Staff

Between February 2018 and June 2019, the Devers Series in Dante and Medieval Italian Literature saw the publication of four new books on topics ranging from the reception of Dante's Beatrice and the early modern impact of Boccaccio's works to a critical edition of an Italian version of the Meditations on the Life of Christ and a in-depth study of how medieval ideas of the body and gender inspired Boccaccio’s vernacular and Latin writings.

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