Upcoming Events

Thursday, March 23, 2017

OVI Videoconference Seminar: "Verso un atlante grammaticale della lingua italiana delle origini" (Towards a Grammatical Atlas of Early Italian) - Marcello Barbato

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Location: Information Technology Center, Room 121

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

Thursday March 23 from 10-11:30am in Room 121, ITC, Notre Dame (16:00-17:30 at Notre Dame's Rome Global Gateway)

Marcello Barbato - "Verso un atlante grammaticale della lingua italiana delle origini" (Towards a Grammatical Atlas of Early Italian)

This is the fourth 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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Inaugural Albert J. and Helen M. Ravarino Lecture: Lino Pertile (Harvard) - "Uses and Abuses of Intelligence from Dante to Machiavelli"

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Location: Jordan Hall of Science, Room 101

Lino Pertile, Carl A. Pescosolido Research Professor, Department of Romance Languages (Harvard) will present his lecture "Uses and Abuses of Intelligence from Dante to Machiavelli"

The lecture will be introduced by John McGreevy, I. A. O'Shaughnessy Dean of the College of Arts and Letters, and will also feature Zyg Barański, Notre Dame Professor of Dante and Italian Studies

The lecture is open to the public and will be followed by a reception.

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

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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Thursday, April 27, 2017

OVI Videoconference Seminar: "Variazioni testuali in un manoscritto senese del Tesoro volgare (Laur. Pl. XLII 22)" (Textual Variants of the Tesoro volgare in a Sienese Manuscript (Laur. Pl. XLII 22)) - Paolo Squillacioti

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

Paolo Squillacioti: "Variazioni testuali in un manoscritto senese del Tesoro volgare (Laur. Pl. XLII 22)" (Textual Variants of the Tesoro volgare in a Sienese Manuscript (Laur. Pl. XLII 22))

This is the sixth and final seminar in the 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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Thursday, May 18, 2017

Seminar: “Reconsidering Dante and Brunetto Latini (and Bono Giamboni)”

Location: Rome Global Gateway

“Reconsidering Dante and Brunetto Latini (and Bono Giamboni)”

Notre Dame's Rome Global Gateway, May 18-19, 2017

This meeting, sponsored by the Devers Program in Dante Studies, has been organized in connection with the Research Project: “Dante’s Florentine Vernacular Culture, 1280-1301”. It seeks to reconsider Dante’s relationship to Brunetto Latini by endeavouring to examine their possible connections in terms of their possible earlier and evolving contacts whether historical or textual.

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Friday, May 19, 2017

Seminar: “Reconsidering Dante and Brunetto Latini (and Bono Giamboni)”

Location: Rome Global Gateway

“Reconsidering Dante and Brunetto Latini (and Bono Giamboni)”

Notre Dame's Rome Global Gateway, May 18-19, 2017

This meeting, sponsored by the Devers Program in Dante Studies, has been organized in connection with the Research Project: “Dante’s Florentine Vernacular Culture, 1280-1301”. It seeks to reconsider Dante’s relationship to Brunetto Latini by endeavouring to examine their possible connections in terms of their possible earlier and evolving contacts whether historical or textual.

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