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Wed Oct 2, 2019

Thu Oct 3, 2019

Italian Research Seminar - Roberta Morosini (Wake Forest)


Location: Rare Books & Special Collections (102 Hesburgh Library)

Selection of the 1321 Mappamondo by Pietro Vesconte showing Europe, North Africa, and the Mediterranean Sea

Reading the Medieval Mediterranean: Navigation, Maps, and Literary Geographies. Questions, Approaches, and Methods. 

Following the publication of Il mare salato. Il Mediterraneo di Dante, Petrarca e Boccaccio (Viella 2019), Morosini will share her study of the Mediterranean in geocritical terms. The seminar will focus on the representation of the Mediterranean and its “liti

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Film: I Do Not Care if We Go Down in History as Barbarians (2018)


Location: Browning Cinema

Îmi este indiferent dacă în istorie vom intra ca barbari 
I Do Not Care if We Go Down in History as Barbarians (2018)

Directed by Radu Jude
Romania | Not Rated
Includes brief nudity
140 minutes

Introduced by Nanovic Faculty Fellow Jim Collins, professor and department chair of film, television, and theatre, at the University of Notre Dame.…

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Mon Oct 7, 2019

Italian Coffee Hour


Location: Decio Commons


Please join us for an hour of coffee and conversation in Italian where you can meet faculty, students, and staff in Italian Studies and practice your Italian. We meet about once per month and offer activities centered around different aspects of Italian culture.…

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The Silence of Others


Location: Andrews Auditorium

Film Documentary Screening: The Silence of Others (2018)
Monday, October 7, 2019, 4:15PM, Andrews Auditorium, Institute for Social Concerns, B001 Geddes Hall, 
Screening to be Followed by a Q&A with the filmmaker, Almudena Carracedo, moderated by Professor Pedro A. Aguilera-Mellado.
El Silencio de Otros/The Silence of Others 

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Wed Oct 9, 2019

"Storming the Wall: Climate Change, Migration, and Homeland Security," featuring Todd Miller


Location: 104 Bond Hall Auditorium

Todd Miller Poster 11x17 Vert

TODD MILLER is an editor, educator, and independent journalist with over 15 years of experience working and writing on U.S. Mexico border issues. Author of Storming the Wall (City Lights, 2017) – For which he received the Izzy Award, Park Center for Independent Media at Ithaca College, 2017, Border Patrol Nation (City Lights, 2014), and Empire of Borders (Verso, 2019).…

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Thu Oct 10, 2019

Tango musician Hernán Reinaudo will be live scoring the 1929 silent film La quena de la muerte (Argentina)


Location: DPAC Classics at the Browning Series

tango musician Hernán Reinaudo

October 10th, tango musician Hernán Reinaudo will be live scoring the 1929 silent film La quena de la muerte (Argentina). Subtitled in English. This is part of the DPAC Classics at the Browning series.  Don’t miss it!  This is a free but ticketed event. Find out more about this event and reserve your tickets through the following link: https://performingarts.nd.edu/event/12788/

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Thu Oct 17, 2019

Book Launch for Ruthann Johansen and E. Jane Doering


Location: Morris Inn, Private Dining Room

Join the Kroc Institute in celebrating the publication of the book, When Fiction and Philosophy Meet: A Conversation with Flannery O’Connor and Simone Weil (Mercer University Press, 2019), co-authored by Ruthann Johansen, Professor Emerita in the Program of Liberal Studies and Kroc Institute Faculty Fellow, and Jane Doering, Director Emerita of the Teachers as Scholars Program.

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Film: At War (2018)


Location: Browning Cinema

At War (2019) Official Trailer from Cinema Libre Studio on Vimeo.

At War (2018) / En Guerre

Director by Stéphane Brizé
France | Not Rated
115 minutes

Introduced by Nanovic Faculty Fellow Olivier Morel, joint assistant professor, romance languages and literatures and film, television, and theatre, at the University of Notre Dame.…

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