The Charles and Joan Alberto Italian Studies Institute is pleased to
announce its calendar of events for the academic year of 2014-15.
The Institute was founded in 2003 with the mission of promoting
on-campus cultural and academic activities related to Italian Studies.
This year, the program comprises films, lectures, book-presentations as
well as concerts. We invite students, faculty members and administrators
to join us.
All events begin at 6 p.m. For further information, contact Barbara Ritchie at (973) 275-2967 or email@example.com.
- Monday, February 9, Beck Rooms
The Mysteries of the Marco Polo Maps
Benjamin B. Olshin
The University of the Arts
- Monday, March 2
Embroidered Stories: "Interpreting Women's Domestic Needlework from the
Edvige Giunta (NJCU) and Joseph Sciorra (CUNY)
- Wednesday, March 18, Beck Rooms
History of Good Manners in Modern Italy
Gabriella Turnaturi (University of Bologna)
Fall 2014 Events
- Tuesday, September
16, The Atrium - Jubilee Hall
Scholarship Awards for Italian Studies
"Migration and Literature"
Prof. Robert Viscusi, Brooklyn College
- Tuesday, October 7, Faculty Lounge
"Men of the Cloth"
Vicki Vasilopoulos, Director
- Wednesday, October 15, Faculty Lounge
"Opera Divas and Heroines in Nineteenth Century Italy"
Prof. Katharine Mitchell, University of Strathclyde
- Monday, November 3, Faculty Lounge
"The Italian Body"
- Wednesday, November 5, SOPAC
"I Pagliacci" Concert
- Monday, December 1, Faculty Lounge
"The Law of the Land"
Director Fred Kuwornu