Filmmaker Nancy Savoca

@ 4:00 pm CDT -

Nancy Savoca will offer a public lecture in English on her work as screenwriter, fiction writer and filmmaker especially with regard to questions relating to the Italian diaspora, Italian American ethnicity and identity. Followed by a Q & A. During her visit, Savoca will also present her newly-restored film Household Saints to campus and local audiences at the UW Cinematheque (co-sponsor of this initiative), visit the FIG course LT 410, Food Cultures of Italy (students are required to read her work in the course), and meet with undergraduate students, graduate students, and faculty in the Department of French and Italian and other campus departments and programs.