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Wed Nov 6, 2013

Poetry Reading: Orlando Menes

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Location: Hammes Bookstore

Associate Professor Orlando Ricardo Menes currently directs the Creative Writing Program at Notre Dame. His third poetry collection, Fetish, won the 2012 Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Poetry and will be published by the University of Nebraska Press in Fall 2013.

He is also the author of Furia and Rumba atop the Stones

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Thu Nov 7, 2013

Cambridge Vertical Readings in Dante's Comedy: Workshop on Inferno X

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Location: Room 121, Information Technology Center

This workshop on Inferno X will be presented via teleconference with scholars and students from the Universities of Leeds, Notre Dame and Cambridge. Please feel free to bring your lunch to eat during the workshop and brief discussion to follow.

A lecture by Dr Kenneth Clarke of the University of York on Inferno X

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Lecture by Massimo Lollini (Oregon) - "Poetic Geography and More than Human Humanism in Sardinian Literature from Grazia Deledda to Marcello Fois"

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Location: TBD
"Poetic Geography and More than Human Humanism in Sardinian Literature from Grazia Deledda to Marcello Fois" by Massimo Lollini, Professor of Italian, University of Oregon. Co-sponsored by Italian Studies at Notre Dame and the PhD in Literature Program.…

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L’enfant d’en haut (Sister), The Tournées Festival

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Location: Browning Cinéma, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

2013 Tourné és Film Féstival, November 7 - 10, 2013, Univérsity of Notré Damé, Browning Cinéma Novémbér 7-10, 2013. All films shown with English subtitles.

L’enfant d’en haut (Sister), 2012, The Tournées Festival and Nanovic Institute Film Series: “Young and Broke in Europe” 

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Fri Nov 8, 2013

Sat Nov 9, 2013

Sun Nov 10, 2013

Tue Nov 12, 2013

“This country is yours too! Empowering minority students by teaching anthropology in a French nursing college” by scholar Laura Steil

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Location: Geddes Hall Coffee House

Dr. Steil will be speaking on the topic of teaching minority students of Caribbean, Sub-Saharan African and Northern African descent in a Paris suburb. Event is co-sponsored by the Center for Social Concerns. For more information:  http://socialconcerns.nd.edu/about/UpcomingEvents.shtml

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Wed Nov 13, 2013

Lecture: "Still Waiting for Snow in Havana"

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Location: Hesburgh Center Auditorium

The Institute for Latino Studies presents:

The inaugural Arthur Foundation Endowed Lecture in Transformative Latino Leadership

“Still Waiting for Snow in Havana”

by Carlos Eire

Eire is the T. Lawrason Riggs Professor of History and Religious Studies at Yale University and winner of the 2003 National Book Award for Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy

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Thu Nov 14, 2013

Research Seminar: “Heralds, Printers, and Humanists: Techniques of Publication in Early Modern Rome”

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Location: Special Collections, Hesburgh Libraries

The Italian Research Seminar presents: “Heralds, Printers, and Humanists: Techniques of Publication in Early Modern Rome” by Professor Margaret Meserve.

Margaret Meserve, associate professor in the Department of History, specializes in the intellectual and cultural history of the Italian Renaissance, the urban histories of Florence and Rome, social and family history, and the age of European exploration.…

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Fri Nov 15, 2013

Lecture on Dante: by Guy Raffa (Texas at Austin)

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Location: Newberry Library, Towner Fellows Lounge, Chicago, IL

Hosted by the Newberry Library, sponsored by the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences at DePaul University and the Devers Program in Dante Studies at the University of Notre Dame, and cosponsored by the Italian Cultural Institute of Chicago. …

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Mon Nov 18, 2013

Tue Nov 19, 2013

Thu Nov 21, 2013

Cambridge Vertical Readings in Dante's Comedy: Workshop on Purgatorio XI

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Location: Room 121, Information Technology Center

This workshop on Purgatorio XI will be presented via teleconference with scholars and students from the Universities of Leeds, Notre Dame and Cambridge. Please feel free to bring your lunch to eat during the workshop and brief discussion to follow.

A lecture by Dr Paola Nasti of the University of Reading on Inferno XI

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