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Wed Apr 1, 2015

Wed Apr 8, 2015

The Wind Journeys

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Location: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Director Ciro Guerra is scheduled to appear in person
Wednesday, April 8 at 7pm
The Wind Journeys
For most of his life, Ignacio traveled the villages of Colombia, playing songs on his accordion, a legendary instrument said to have once belonged to the devil. He eventually married and settled in a small town, leaving his nomadic life behind. But after the death of his wife, he vows to never play the cursed accordion again and embarks on one last journey to return the instrument to its proper owner. On the way, Ignacio is followed by Fermín, a feisty teenager determined to become his apprentice. Tired of solitude, Ignacio accepts him as his pupil and together they traverse the vast Colombian terrain. Hardened by a life of loneliness, Ignacio tries to discourage Fermín from following in his footsteps, but destiny has other plans for them.…

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Thu Apr 9, 2015

Lecture: "Dante's Other Works: Rime"

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Location: Special Collections, Hesburgh Libraries

Rime with Manuele Gragnolati, professor of Italian literature at the University of Oxford.

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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Sun Apr 12, 2015

VIVA NYICFF

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Location: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

FREE FOR KIDS 12 AND UNDER
Sunday, April 12 at 3pm
VIVA NYICFF
Not Rated, 72 minutes, BluRay
English, Spanish and Portuguese with English subtitles
Chosen from over five years of New York International Children’s Film Festival short film programs, VIVA NYICFF presents a diverse selection of award-winners and audience favorites. All films in this program are from or feature stories about Spain and Latin America.

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Theatre Performance: Le Malade imaginaire

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Location: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Le Malade imaginaire

Performed by Notre Dame undergraduates under the direction of Paul McDowell of the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures at Notre Dame.

This theatre performance opens the second annual “Let’s Talk” conference, offered by the Center for the Study of Languages and Cultures. The conference continues April 13 -14 with presentations from scholars and teachers as well as artists and practitioners in McKenna Conference Center.…

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Mon Apr 13, 2015

Conference: "Let's Talk: Language on the Boards"

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Location: Notre Dame Conference Center / McKenna Hall

The Center for the Study of Languages & Cultures at the University of Dame is proud to announce its second annual Let’s Talk conference. This year’s topic is performance-based pedagogy in the second language classroom and is organized by Paul McDowell of the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures.…

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Tue Apr 14, 2015

Conference: "Let's Talk: Language on the Boards"

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Location: Notre Dame Conference Center / McKenna Hall

The Center for the Study of Languages & Cultures at the University of Dame is proud to announce its second annual Let’s Talk conference. This year’s topic is performance-based pedagogy in the second language classroom and is organized by Paul McDowell of the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures.…

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Thu Apr 16, 2015

Lecture: "Dante's Other Works: Convivio and De vulgari eloquentia

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Location: Special Collections, Hesburgh Libraries

Convivio with Simon Gilson, professor at the University of Warwick.

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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Mon Apr 20, 2015

Wed Apr 22, 2015

Thu Apr 23, 2015

Workshop: Cambridge Vertical Readings in Dante's Comedy

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Location: Room 121, Information Technology Center

Italian Studies at Notre Dame is hosting a workshop via teleconference on Paradiso XXIV with scholars and students from the Universities of Leeds, Notre Dame, and Cambridge. You may feel free to bring your lunch to eat during the workshop and brief discussion to follow.

A lecture by Janet Soskice of the University of Cambridge on Inferno

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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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Opera Notre Dame Presents Candide

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Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Candide, based on Voltaire’s cynical, realistic, and comic 1759 novella, follows the amazing trials and tribulations of a ceaselessly optimistic young man as he makes his way through life. In the half-century since it was composed, Leonard Bernstein’s brilliant and joyous adaptation has been hailed as a landmark of American music and is a favorite in opera companies around the world.…

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Fri Apr 24, 2015

Senior Thesis Celebration

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Location: O'Shaughnessy Great Hall

Dean McGreevy would like to celebrate the accomplishments of undergraduate students in the College of Arts and Letters by hosting a reception for students who have completed a senior thesis project, as well as their thesis directors or mentors.…

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Opera Notre Dame Presents Candide

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Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Candide, based on Voltaire’s cynical, realistic, and comic 1759 novella, follows the amazing trials and tribulations of a ceaselessly optimistic young man as he makes his way through life. In the half-century since it was composed, Leonard Bernstein’s brilliant and joyous adaptation has been hailed as a landmark of American music and is a favorite in opera companies around the world.…

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Sat Apr 25, 2015

Opera Notre Dame Presents Candide

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Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Candide, based on Voltaire’s cynical, realistic, and comic 1759 novella, follows the amazing trials and tribulations of a ceaselessly optimistic young man as he makes his way through life. In the half-century since it was composed, Leonard Bernstein’s brilliant and joyous adaptation has been hailed as a landmark of American music and is a favorite in opera companies around the world.…

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Sun Apr 26, 2015

Opera Notre Dame Presents Candide

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Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Candide, based on Voltaire’s cynical, realistic, and comic 1759 novella, follows the amazing trials and tribulations of a ceaselessly optimistic young man as he makes his way through life. In the half-century since it was composed, Leonard Bernstein’s brilliant and joyous adaptation has been hailed as a landmark of American music and is a favorite in opera companies around the world.…

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Thu Apr 30, 2015