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Fall 2021 Lecture Series: Dante in America
In commemoration of the 700th anniversary of Dante's death, in 2021 the Center for Italian Studies and Devers Family Program in Dante Studies are hosting a series of lectures on the topic “Dante in America.” During the Fall Semester, the lectures are open to the public and will be held in person and streamed via Zoom. More information will be provided over the summer.
Dante Now! planned for Fall 2021
"Dante Now! Divine Comedy Flashmob" held every year in the Fall, usually in concurrence with a home football game. After a year-long hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Dante Now is currently being planned for Oct. 1, 2021. More details will be posted as they becom available.
Two new titles in the Devers Series in Dante and Medieval Italian Literature
The Devers Series with the University of Notre Dame Press saw two new books published on Dante in April 2021: Brenda Deen Schildgen's Dante and Violence: Domestic, Civic, Cosmic and Helena Phillips-Robins' Liturgial Song and Practice in Dante's 'Commedia'
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.