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Voices on Dante's Inferno: Session IV

The fourth session in a series of five taking place from 2019-2021 to mark the 700th anniversary of Dante's death will be held via Zoom on Oct. 21-23, 2020. Speakers will address cantos XXII-XXVIII.

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Italian Research Seminar, Fall 2020

The schedule of speakers for the Fall 2020 series of the Italian research seminar is now available. It will be an all-Notre Dame series, which will be held online. The Seminar will meet on Fridays at 12:15pm.

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Lecture: "Beyond Reality and Fiction"

Italian Studies and Africana Studies welcome Prof. Shelleen Greene of UCLA for a lecture on "Congo Vivo and African American Transnational Expatriatism." Nov. 4, 3:30-5:00pm ET via Zoom.

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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Doctoral student researches history of Catholicism, American liberalism at Vatican archives

Author: Staff

In an article published on September 30, 2020 in The Observer, Notre Dame's student newspaper, doctoral candidate in History, Susanna De Stradis, was interviewed about her research on the relationship between Catholicism and principles of American liberalism, which she is currently undertaking at the Vatican Archives.

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Italian Studies Director Serves on Vatican Dante Centenary Committee

Author: David Lummus

Ravarino Family Director of the Center for Italian Studies and Devers Family Program in Dante Studies, Professor Theodore Cachey, has been invited to sit on the scientific committee for the 2021 Dante centenary organized by the Pontifical Council for Culture.

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