Roundtable: "Dante at 700: The Past, Present, and Future of Dante Studies"


Location: Zoom

Dante's Inferno
Opening illustration of the Inferno (Newberry Library)

Featuring Gary Cestaro, DePaul University; David Lummus, University of Notre Dame; Paola Nasti, Northwestern University; Justin Steinberg, University of Chicago; and Ted Cachey, University of Notre Dame. Moderated by Cosette Bruhns Alonso, Brown University

This roundtable of Chicago-area Dante specialists will take the various global celebrations of the Dante septcentenary as a starting point for a discussion of the state of the field.

This event is free and open to the public, but registration in advance is required. To register, please complete this registration form

Please note: the event will take place at 12:00 pm Central Time.


Cosponsored by the Newberry Library with Notre Dame’s Center for Italian Studies and Devers Family Program in Dante Studies and the Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Chicago.