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 and Stephen Ruszczyk from the Sociology Department (Mon. Dec. 11, 6:30-8:30pm, Lecture Hall 101, Feliciano School of Business)