University of Notre Dame

Center for Italian Studies


Upcoming Events in Rome

Information on events at the Rome Global Gateway may be found on the feed on the Center's website.

Tue Nov 20, 2018

Videoconference: "Ottanta anni dalle leggi razziali 1938-2018: Gli ebrei nelle scuole e nell'universitĂ  (1938-1943)"

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
119 O'Shaughnessy Hall


On the eightieth anniversary of the opening of the Israelite Middle School in Rome on November 23, 1938, which guaranteed access to learning to Jewish students excluded from public school by the racial laws put into effect on September 5, 1938, the Historical Archive of the Jewish Community in Rome (ASCER) has organized a debate that touches on the moments of progressive application of the laws that ostracized Jews from public life and from Italian society. The encounter will take place at the University of Notre Dame's Rome Global Gateway, whose students abroad in Rome reside in the Villa, at 23 Via Celimontana, which was the first site of the Israelite Middle School between 1938 and 1940.…

Posted In: Rome and Workshops

Fri Dec 7, 2018

Re-reading Dante's Vita nova: Chapters 28-34, teleconference

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Information Technology Center, Room 121

"Re-reading Dante’s Vita nova" is a collaborative research project involving researchers from University College London, the University of Bristol, the University of Cambridge, the University of Leeds, the University of Notre Dame, the University of Oxford, the University of Reading, and the University of Warwick.…

Posted In: Dante Studies, Lectures, Seminars, and Workshops