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Mon Jan 16, 2017

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Prayer Service

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Location: Main Building

In 2017, MLK Day falls on Monday, January 16, the day before the official start of the 2017 Spring Semester. We will mark January 16 with a candlelit prayer service in the Main Building at 11:00 p.m. to which all are invited. Given that it will be busy week for everyone as we begin a new semester, we are designating the week of January 22 as Walk the Walk Week.…

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Tue Jan 17, 2017

Mon Jan 23, 2017

Walk the Walk Week Luncheon

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Location: Joyce Center

Kicking off the week will be a campus-wide MLK Celebration Luncheon and program in the University’s Joyce Center from 11:30 to 1:30 p.m. on Monday, January 23, to which students, faculty and staff are invited. This is a free but ticketed event; more information can be found below about the luncheon.

Members of the Notre Dame community who are not able to attend the campus-wide luncheon are invited, as they were last year, to gather with friends and colleagues for lunch in the dining halls to continue the day’s conversations. There is no charge for lunch upon presentation of a Notre Dame ID.…

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Thu Jan 26, 2017

Research Seminar: "John Paul II’s Canonization Policy: the Italian Case" - Valentina Ciciliot (Notre Dame)

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Location: Special Collections, Hesburgh Library

The Italian Research Seminar

Valentina Ciciliot (Notre Dame) - "John Paul II’s Canonization Policy: the Italian Case"

Thursday January 26 at 5:00pm in Special Collections, Hesburgh Library

Valentina Ciciliot is a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellow at the Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism (University of Notre Dame), working on a three-year project on the origins of the Catholic charismatic movement. Her talk will address the issue of John Paul II's canonization policy. 

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Mon Jan 30, 2017

Coffee Hour: Pane, Nutella e Giochi

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Location: Decio Commons

Italian Coffee Hour: Pane, Nutella e Giochi

Monday January 30 at 4:30pm in Decio Commons

Please feel free to join us for an hour of caffè e conversazione where you are welcome to meet and practice your Italian with members of the Italian Program, students of Italian, Italophones, Italophiles, and people with an appreciation for things Italian.

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Wed Feb 8, 2017

Italian Coffee Hour: Siena

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Location: tbc

Italian Coffee Hour: Siena

Wednesday Feburary 8 at 4:30pm in Decio Commons

Please feel free to join us for an hour of caffè e conversazione where you are welcome to meet and practice your Italian with members of the Italian Program, students of Italian, Italophones, Italophiles, and people with an appreciation for things Italian. For this event, Luca Bonomi will be coming from Siena to talk to the students about a summer program in Siena.

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Fri Feb 17, 2017

Art + Poetry: Albrecht Dürer and Victor Hugo

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Location: Snite Art Museum - Meet in the atrium

French

Albrecht Dürer's 1513 engraving Knight, Death, and the Devil has captured the imagination of viewers and artists since its creation. French poet, novelist, and dramatist Victor Hugo wrote an ode to the artist - inspired by this print - in 1837 which he allies himself with Dürer in sharing a visionary outlook. Join me for a friendly exploration of word and image. All are welcome and French students are particularly encouraged to come!  

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Thu Feb 23, 2017

Research Seminar: Graduate Student Presentations

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Location: Special Collections, Hesburgh Library

The Italian Research Seminar

Graduate Student Presentations

Thursday, February 23 at 5:00pm in Special Collections, Hesburgh Library

Valentina Geri (Notre Dame): "Memory, narration and intertextual references: Shakespeare’s presence in the works of Primo Levi"

Lorenzo Bonaiti (Notre Dame): " 'I don't like labels': Reactions to the Publication of The Complete Works of Primo Levi"

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Brazilian Carnaval Lecture

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Location: Hesburgh Center Room C 103

The Brazil Club would like to extend our warmest invitation to our Brazilian Carnaval events happening on campus in the next couple of weeks. This Thursday, February 23rd, at 6 PM, Professor Marcio Bahia will be hosting a lecture discussing “Hidden Celebrations: Carnaval and other festivities in Northern Brazil” in Room C103 of the Hesburgh Center.…

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Tue Feb 28, 2017

Brazilian Carnaval

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Location: legends Night Club of Notre Dame

Tuesday, February 28th, there will be a Carnival celebration for Terça-Feira Gorda (Fat Tuesday) at Legends of Notre Dame from 7-9 PM, with live music from Planeta Azul, samba dancers, and traditional Brazilian food. These events are free and open to the public, so please come join us as we celebrate Brazilian culture with discussion, music, dancing, food, and fun!…

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Fri Mar 3, 2017

Professor Pick: Fr. Gregory Haake

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Location: Snite Museum of Art

Snite

Which works of art help French professor Fr. Haake think more about French literature? Join him in the galleries to explore the literary work of the Chénier brothers, one of whom is depicted in The Roll Call of the Last Victims of the Reign of Terror, ca. 1860, by Charles-Louis Müller. Continue the conversation with Fr. Haake afterward over lunch in the atrium.Continue the conversation with Fr. Haake afterward over lunch in the atrium.…

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Mon Mar 6, 2017

Wed Mar 8, 2017

Lecture: Professor Ana Forcinito

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Location: The Hesburgh Center Auditorium

 

Forcinito Poster

Ana Forcinito, Professor of Latin American literature and culture at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis and since 2013 the Arsham and Charlotte Ohanessian Chair in the College of Liberal Arts, will give the public lecture “Rethinking Justice: Reframing Violence against Women in the Southern Cone” on March 8 at 3:45 at the Hesburgh Center Auditorium. The entire department and interested students are warmly invited.

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Coffee Hour: Festa delle Donna e Giochi

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Location: Decio Commons

Italian Coffee Hour: Festa delle Donna e Giochi

Wednesday March 8 at 4:30pm in Decio Commons

Please feel free to join us for an hour of caffè e conversazione where you are welcome to meet and practice your Italian with members of the Italian Program, students of Italian, Italophones, Italophiles, and people with an appreciation for things Italian. 

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Mon Mar 20, 2017

Thu Mar 23, 2017

CATHOLIC SOCIAL TRADITION CONFERENCE

Location: University of Notre Dame

Catholic Social Tradition Conference
University of Notre Dame
March 23—25, 2017

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The Early Bird Registration fee is $150. After February 1, 2017, the registration fee will increase to $175.  Notre Dame, St. Mary’s, and Holy Cross faculty, staff, and students are no charge, but we ask that you register. The dessert reception on Thursday night, lunch and dinner on Friday, and continental breakfast on Friday and Saturday are included for registered participants (you will be asked to select which meals you want to attend during the registration process). Populorum Progressio

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Sat Mar 25, 2017

La Virgen de Guadalupe para el día de hoy

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Location: St. Adalbert's Church

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“María de Guadalupe, un
Mensaje de Esperanza
para el Mundo”
6:00–8:00 p.m. | St. Adalbert’s Church
2505 W Grace St, South Bend, IN

Cosponsors: Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts, Center for Social Concerns, Romance
Languages and Literatures, Institute for Latino Studies, Campus Ministry, St. Adalbert’s Parish…

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Sun Mar 26, 2017

La Virgen de Guadalupe para el día de hoy.

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Location: Dillon Hall

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Maribel Parroquín, Centro Internacional de Difusión de la Divina Misericordia, Archdiocese of Puebla, Mexico

Domingo 26 de Marzo
Misa en español
1:30 p.m. | Dillon Hall
University of Notre Dame

Convivio y plática informal
2:30–4:00 p.m. | Coleman Morse

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Mon Mar 27, 2017

La Virgen de Guadalupe para el día de hoy.

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Location: Geddes Hall

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Maribel Parroquín, Centro Internacional de Difusión de la Divina Misericordia, Archdiocese of Puebla, Mexico

Lunes 27 de Marzo
Presentación: “Conociendo
a la Virgen de Guadalupe
a través de Juan Diego”
7:00 p.m. | Andrew’s Auditorium,
Geddes Hall, University of Notre Dame…

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Wed Mar 29, 2017

Sun Apr 2, 2017

International Week

Location: University of Notre Dame

International Week Poster Final 1

Romance Languages International Week 2017

Sunday, April 2, 4-7 pm:

International Dessert Night + music + dance + JeoparNDy, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

5 pm: Photo contest displayed in O’Shaughnessy Great Hall until Thursday

Monday, April 3, 5 pm:…

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Mon Apr 3, 2017

International Week

Location: University of Notre Dame

International Week Poster Final 1

Romance Languages International Week 2017

Sunday, April 2, 4-7 pm:

International Dessert Night + music + dance + JeoparNDy, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

5 pm: Photo contest displayed in O’Shaughnessy Great Hall until Thursday

Monday, April 3, 5 pm:…

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Tue Apr 4, 2017

International Week

Location: University of Notre Dame

International Week Poster Final 1

Romance Languages International Week 2017

Sunday, April 2, 4-7 pm:

International Dessert Night + music + dance + JeoparNDy, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

5 pm: Photo contest displayed in O’Shaughnessy Great Hall until Thursday

Monday, April 3, 5 pm:…

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Wed Apr 5, 2017

International Week

Location: University of Notre Dame

International Week Poster Final 1

Romance Languages International Week 2017

Sunday, April 2, 4-7 pm:

International Dessert Night + music + dance + JeoparNDy, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

5 pm: Photo contest displayed in O’Shaughnessy Great Hall until Thursday

Monday, April 3, 5 pm:…

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Hernán Reinaudo Tango Concert

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Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre

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Hernán Reinaudo is one of Argentina's most outstanding new-tango musicians. He is the recipient of the 2016 first prize of the Fondo Nacional de las Artes in Argentina in the category Tango. Previously, he won the Clarín Award in the category Tango Revelation and was nominated twice for the "Carlos Gardel Award" (the Argentine Grammy). Hernán has worked on more than 25 album productions, has participated in symphonic projects, and composed the music for the film "La Máquina que hace Estrellas

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Thu Apr 6, 2017

International Week

Location: University of Notre Dame

International Week Poster Final 1

Romance Languages International Week 2017

Sunday, April 2, 4-7 pm:

International Dessert Night + music + dance + JeoparNDy, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

5 pm: Photo contest displayed in O’Shaughnessy Great Hall until Thursday

Monday, April 3, 5 pm:…

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OVI Videoconference Seminar: "La cultura volgare nei conventi fiorentini tra Tre e Quattrocento" (Vernacular Culture in Florentine Convents between the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries) - Giulio Vaccaro

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Location: Information Technology Center, Room 121

University of Notre Dame & Opera del Vocabolario Italiano (OVI) Videoconference Seminars – Spring 2017

Thursday April 6 from 10-11:30am in Room 121, ITC, Notre Dame (16:00-17:30 at Notre Dame's Rome Global Gateway)

Giulio Vaccaro: "La cultura volgare nei conventi fiorentini tra Tre e Quattrocento" (Vernacular Culture in Florentine Convents between the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries)

This is the fifth seminar in a series, hosted by Italian Studies at Notre Dame in partnership with the CNR Institute Opera del Vocabolario Italiano (OVI), which examines a wide range of topics related to early Italian studies, including: Dante's Commedia, the geographical representation of linguistic data, and the production and circulation of manuscripts in Tuscany in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries. Further information about the seminar series may be found here.

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Launch: Christopher G. Wagstaff Film Collection

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Location: Scholars Lounge, Hesburgh Library

The Christopher G. Wagstaff Italian Film Collection will be formally incorporated into the Hesburgh Libraries’ Collections on Thursday, 6 April 2017. The centerpiece of the event is a short talk by Professor Chris Wagstaff, formerly of the University of Reading in the UK, whose kind donation of his film collection has substantially enriched Notre Dame’s Italian film holdings. As a result, the Hesburgh Libraries will house one of the foremost international collections of Italian films.

Presentations by Chris Wagstaff (Reading), Zyg Barański (Notre Dame-Cambridge), Tracy Bergstrom (Notre Dame) and Brendan Hennessey (SUNY Binghamton)

Reception to follow

RSVP

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