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Thu Nov 2, 2017

Sun Nov 5, 2017

Mon Nov 6, 2017

Bridging Past, Present, and Future: A Conversation with Cuban Artist Sandra Ramos


Location: Hesburgh Center C-103

Sandra Ramos is an internationally acclaimed

Sandra Ramos

 Cuban visual artist who began her career during the Special Period, following the fall of the Soviet Union.  Her highly autobiographical works address racism, mass migration, gender, social inequality, and family rupture in the context of Cuban history.…

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"Café Français


Location: Decio Commons

Café Français  Fall 2017, please feel free to join us for an hour.…

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Thu Nov 9, 2017

Caffè e conversazione


Location: Legends

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. 

Originally published at italianstudies.nd.edu

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Fri Nov 10, 2017

Teleconference: Re-reading Dante's Vita nova: Chapters 5-12


Location: Room 121, Information Technology Center

Re-reading Dante's Vita nova: Chapters 5-12, teleconference

Friday November 10 at 9am (EST) in Room 121 of the Information Technology Center

"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.

The full schedule of events may be found here.

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Tue Nov 28, 2017

Rome Villa As Jewish School Under Fascism


Location: Live Stream on Campus 500 Main Building

Rome Villa As Jewish School Under Fascism

Giacometta Limentani, writer and translator, was a 11 year old student at the time; she attended the school and survived the war. During the event she will be accompanied by friend Paola Fano Modigliani. Lia Toaff from the Jewish Museum of Rome will provide an historical introduction.The Villa is the residential living-learning space for ND study abroad students in Rome and is located on the Celio hill. From 1938 to 1940 the Villa served as a Jewish school after students and professors were removed from Italian public schools as a consequence of 1938 Racial Laws. The building served as a school hosting 411 students under the surveillance of the aryan preside, Nicola Cimmino.…

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