Fall 2020 Schedule

Time and Place

Lectures take place about once a month during the Academic Year on a Thursday at 5:00 pm in the reading room of Rare Books and Special Collections in 102 Hesburgh Library.

Titles will be announced for the Fall series in August and for the Spring series in December.

Fall 2020

September 3

Marius B. Hauknes (Assistant Professor of Art History, University of Notre Dame)

October 1

“The Ambiguous Resistence of Fenoglio’s Racconti della guerra civile
Giovanni Vedovotto (Ph.D. Candidate in Italian Studies, University of Notre Dame)

Spring 2021

Throughout the 2021 calendar year, the Italian research seminar will be reduced in order to make room for the events in commemoration of the 700th anniversary of the death of Dante Alighieri. For more information on these events, click here.

Date TBC in February

“‘Bachelor,’ ‘Magister,’ ‘Discente,’ ‘Doktor’: Reflections.”
Zygmunt G. Barański (R. L. Canala Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures, University of Notre Dame)

Date TBC in March/April

Christian Moevs (Associate Professor of Italian, University of Notre Dame)