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Tue Mar 3, 2015

Aguirre: The Wrath of God (1972)

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Location: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

FREE FOR ND STUDENTS
Tuesday, March 3 at 8pm
Aguirre: The Wrath of God (1972)
Directed by Werner Herzog
With Klaus Kinski, Helena Rojo, Del Negro, Peter Berling
Not Rated, 93 minutes, DCP
German, Quechua and Spanish with English subtitles
The first of Werner Herzog’s celebrated collaborations with the Klaus Kinski follows the pursuit of the mythical El Dorado in Peru by Spanish conquistadors. Kinski stars as Aguirre, a commanding officer who seeks control of the doomed mission. This staggering portrait of man against nature filmed in extreme conditions in the Amazon rainforest is brilliantly set adrift by the inimitably manic Kinski.

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Wed Mar 4, 2015

Fitzcarraldo (1982)

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Location: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

FREE FOR ND STUDENTS
Wednesday, March 4 at 7pm
Fitzcarraldo (1982)
Directed by Werner Herzog
With Klaus Kinski, Claudia Cardinale, José Lewgoy
Rated PG, 158 minutes, DCP
German, Spanish and Italian with English subtitles
Klaus Kinski stars as Brian Fitzgerald, an Irish expatriate living in Peru who dreams of building an opera house in his village. Seeking to profit from the rubber industry, Fitzgerald arranges to move a giant steamship over a mountain to access a remote area of the Amazon rather than risk the boat’s destruction in the rapids, (a stunning feat carried about by Herzog’s crew during production of the film).

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Tue Mar 17, 2015

Wed Mar 18, 2015

The “Civilizing” Force of Fashion in 19th-Century Latin America

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Location: McKenna Hall Room 112-114

The “Civilizing” Force of Fashion in 19th-Century Latin America                         

                        Victor Goldgel-Carballo
Associate Professor, University of Wisconsin, Madison

                WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18th 4:30 p.m.
                             Reception to follow

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Thu Mar 19, 2015

The Motorcycle Diaries

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Location: 329 DeBartolo Hall

Movie screening of  "The Motorcycle Diaries," staring Gael García Bernal, Rodrigo De la Serna, and Mía Maestro. The side room of the Center for the Study of Languages and Cultures (CSLC) is reserved, 329 DeBartolo Hall. We will begin the movie at 7:00pmThursday, March 19
 
We will be catering churros and chocolate. We look forward to seeing you all!

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Wed Mar 25, 2015

Thu Mar 26, 2015

Lecture: "Dante's Other Works: Epistles"

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Location: Special Collections, Hesburgh Libraries

Epistles with Claire Honess, professor of Italian studies and co-director of the Leeds Centre for Dante Studies at the University of Leeds.

To commemorate the 750th anniversary of Dante’s birth, Italian Studies at Notre Dame is hosting a celebration of the poet’s so-called “minor works” with a publication and a lecture series throughout 2015.

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Café Francais

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Location: Decio Commons

A monthly gathering of the Francophone and Francophile communities at Notre Dame, who enjoy pains au chocolat and lively conversation. Please visit the Romance Languages calendar for dates and times.

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Tue Mar 31, 2015