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 …

Humanities = Jobs : The Tactics of Contrarian Entrepreneurial Humanists

Alain-Philippe Durand, Dorrance Dean of Humanities, University of Arizona
TBD
@ 4:00 pm CDT

Dean Durand has made a mission of building enrollment in French, then in Humanities majors at large, and in connecting those forms of study to careers and jobs across disciplines and beyond university life.  While …

Karen Pinkus

Hilldale Lecture
@ 4:00 pm CST -

Rethinking the Italian Eighteenth Century and Its Transnational Connections

Room 235 Pyle Center
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Background With its emphasis on transmissions and reciprocities across borders, the transnational perspective has been redefining the parameters of eighteenth-century studies for the past 25 years. It is the goal of this symposium, along with …