- October 16-17, 2008
Technology and the Printed Media in Italy between 1870 and 1914
- December 4, 2004
Real Stories: Discrimination And Defamation in the History of Italian Americans
A day-long conference which involved academics, entertainers, media critics, politicians, and representatives of major Italian American organizations. The conference was organized as a joint project with the Anti-Bias Committee of UNICO National, and co-sponsored by the National Italian American Foundation, the New Jersey Italian American Heritage Commission, the Columbus Citizens Foundation, the Order of the Sons of Italy in America, the American Italian Historical Association and the Center for Italian and Italian American Culture, the conference was the focus of a documentary film, and the conference papers will be published in a book on the history of discrimination against Italian Americans.
Monday, March 14
will present his
on the history of Black Actors
in Italian Cinema.
- Wednesday, April 6
(University of Bangor, UK, and
Visiting Fellow at Seton Hall)
Talk on “The mafia as a ‘Southern
Question’: apology, cultural
representations, and otherness.”
- Wednesday, April 13
(Università di Bologna)
Talk on “The History of Good
Manners in Italy.”
- Tuesday, April 19
Angela Fabris (Universität Klagenfurt, Austria)
Talk on “Townscapes in
- Monday, September 21, Chancellor's Suite –University Center
The Art of Writing Letters: From Italy’s Unification to World War I
Dr. Gabriella Romani
- Tuesday, October 6, Beck Rooms, Walsh Library
Lecture – Dalmatian and Istrian Émigré Communities in Post World War II Italy
Dr. Marta Deyrup
- Wednesday, November 4, Beck Rooms, Walsh Library
Lecture – Niccolò Ammaniti (Author)
- Wednesday, November 18, South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC)
Vivaldi Concert - Salzburg Chamber Soloists
- Monday, February 9, Beck Rooms
The Mysteries of the Marco Polo Maps
Benjamin B. Olshin
The University of the Arts
- Monday, March 2
"Daughters of Alchemy: Italian Women at the Dawn of the Scientific Revolution"
Meredith Ray, University of Delaware
- Wednesday, April 8, Beck Rooms
The Lost Wave: "Women and Democracy in Italy"
Molly Tambor, Long -Island University
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