John Stamper, associate professor of architecture at the University of Notre Dame, analyzes the evolution and development of Roman temples in his new book, The Architecture of Roman Temples: The Republic to the Middle Empire, published recently by Cambridge University Press.
In Augustine in the Italian Renaissance: Art and Philosophy from Petrarch to Michelangelo, Gill traces Augustines influence on thinkers and humanists from the 14 th to the mid-16 th century, and examines his representation in their portraits and painted narratives. The book also explores the intersection of his theological writings with Renaissance aesthetics.
Christian Moevs, associate professor of Romance languages at the University of Notre Dame, has published a book in which he sheds new light on the interpretation of DantesDivine Comedy.
Notre Dame's Italian program is riding the crest of a new wave of passion for the Italian language. Or, more accurately, they are trying very hard to keep ahead of it.
The Roman Stoics: Self, Responsibility, and Affection, by Gretchen Reydams-Schils from the University of Notre Dame, has been published by the University of Chicago Press.