2017-18 Events

Fall 2017

Venice as a Metaphor of the World: Otherness, Immigration, and Religion in Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice and in Today's World

  • Panel with Theater Director Karin Coonrod and Alessandro Cassin of the Centro Primo Levi, NY (Tue. Sept. 26, 6:30-8:30pm, Alexander Kasser Theater)
    Event in connection with the presentation of the play at the Kasser Theater

Critical Made in Italy Part 3: Cinema - What Italian Language(s) Does Italian Film Speak?

  • Panel with Linguist Giuseppe Antonelli and Titling Expert Jerome Rudes  (Mon. October 16, 2017 - 6:30-8:30pm, Lecture Hall 101, Feliciano School of Business)
    Event in connection with the 2017 Week of the Italian Language in the World

Sicily as a Theater of the World: A Conversation with Playwright and Director Emma Dante 

  • Multiple Award Winning Playwright, Theater and Film Director Emma Dante in Conversation with Teresa Fiore, Inserra Chair (Wed. November 15, 2017 - 6:30-8:30pm, Lecture Hall 101, Feliciano School of Business)
    Event in connection with the presentation of Dante's Le Sorelle Macaluso at the Kasser Theater

Book Presentation: Pre-Occupied Spaces. Remapping Italy's Transnational Migrations and Colonial Legacies by Teresa Fiore (Fordham UP 2017)

  • Panel with the author and Montclair State colleagues Nancy Carnevale from the History Department, Stephen Ruszczyk from the Sociology Department and Tony Spanakos, Chair of the Department of Political Science and Law (Mon. Dec. 11, 6:30-8:30pm, Lecture Hall 101, Feliciano School of Business)