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Forthcoming Events

Nov 28, 2018

Fall climate dinner for department faculty, staff, and graduate students. Follows the Department Reserach Seminar.

Dec 7, 2018
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The symposium will explore the conditions of possibility of humanism in our posthuman times. The topic of the symposium is also the topic a series of monographs in progress authored by the scholars invited to this debate.

Recent Events

Nov 8, 2018

Part of the Week of Italian Cuisine in the World. The Mediterranean Diet is this year's central theme, with events taking place in November 2018. Marino Niola and Elisabetta Moro, two leading scholars of the Mediterranean diet, will give two public lectures here on campus and in the Midwest. Events are free and open to all. Sponsored by the Department of French and Italian, the Center for European Studies, and the Italian Cultural Institute in Chicago.

 

Nov 7, 2018

This public talk by Renaissance scholar Kristin Phillips-Court offers a journey through Florence's famous artistic and architectural teasures, from neighborhood to neighborhood, and provides insightful historical, art historical, and personal commentary on appreciating the city where the Renaissance, and modernity, were born. No registration needed. Coming in Spring 2019: Paris.

Nov 7, 2018

Part of the Week of Italian Cuisine in the World. The Mediterranean Diet is this year's central theme, with events taking place in November 2018. Marino Niola and Elisabetta Moro, two leading scholars of the Mediterranean diet, will give two public lectures here on campus and in the Midwest. Events are free and open to all. Sponsored by the Department of French and Italian, the Center for European Studies, and the Italian Cultural Institute in Chicago.