Department of French and Italian

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Feb 16, 2018
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This presentation tackles some compelling questions on how do women artists address, engage with and negotiate specific political issues through art, and most importantly, how politicized forms of creativity is an act of ‘archiving defiance’. 

Mar 12, 2018
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Talk by French Canadian writer KIM THÚY: de l’écriture migrante à l’écriture transculturelle 

4:00-6:00, The French House (633 N Frances Street) 

Talk in French followed by a reception

Oct 15, 2018
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Nov 16, 2017
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Lecture by Massimo Montanari, Professor of Food History at the University of Bologna. 

Oct 19, 2017
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Lecture by Francesca Brencio

Oct 17, 2017
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Living Room, a talk by Warren Motte, College Professor of Distinction, University of Colorado-Boulder

About the talk: The talk, in English, will discuss how space is imagined in works by Georges Perec and Edmond Jabès


Sep 25, 2017
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Open to the public. Talk in English.

Oct 6, 2017
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“Verso il moderno: il Seicento tra accademie e mercato librario.” Open to the public.