College of Arts & Sciences

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

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"
    Mauro Peroni

  • Wednesday, November 5, SOPAC
    "I Pagliacci" Concert
  • Monday, December 1, Faculty Lounge
    "The Law of the Land"
    Director Fred Kuwornu

All events start at 6 p.m., but venues vary. Please contact Barbara Ritchie at  (973) 275-2967 or for further information.

Contact Us

Charles and Joan Alberto Italian Studies Institute
(973) 275-2926
Walsh Library

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