Upcoming Events

Thu Apr 24, 2014

Conference: The Lived History of Vatican II

All Day
Notre Dame Conference Center, McKenna Hall

This international conference is the culmination of a major research project designed to produce the first comparative, international, lived history of Catholicism in the Vatican II era.

In conjunction with the 50th anniversary of the opening and closing of the Second Vatican Council, Notre Dame’s Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholocism enlisted researchers to write close-grained local social histories of the immediate Council era and its aftermath in fifteen select dioceses spanning six continents. A coauthored project volume will be produced after the conference.…

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Pre-Performance Talk: The Coronation of Poppea

6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Patricia George Decio Theater, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Opera Notre Dame presents:

A pre-performance talk on The Coronation of Poppea
with Professor Ellen Rosand of Yale University

Doors will open at 6:15 PM.

For tickets to the opera, please visit performingarts.nd.edu or call the box office at 574.631.2800.…

Posted In: The Arts and Lectures

Nanovic Institute Film Series: Contemporary European Cinema 2014

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Film: Pour Une Femme (France)
Directed by Diane Kurys
110 minutes | Not Rated
French with English subtitles

In her mid-thirties, Anne still knows practically nothing of her family’s past. After her mother’s death, Anne discovers old photos and letters that convince her to take a closer look at her parents’ life after the concentration camps of World War II. In a journey that stretches from post-war France to the 1980s, Anne’s destiny intertwines with her father’s past until they form a single, unforgettable story.…

Posted In: The Arts

Opera: Monteverdi's The Coronation of Poppea

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Patricia George Decio Theater, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Opera Notre Dame presents:

Monteverdi’s The Coronation of Poppea
A drama of power, ambition, rage, and lust.
Music by Claudio Monteverdi
Book by Giovanni Busenello

April 24-26, 7:30 PM
April 27, 2:30 PM

Posted In: The Arts

Fri Apr 25, 2014

Conference: The Lived History of Vatican II

All Day
Notre Dame Conference Center, McKenna Hall

This international conference is the culmination of a major research project designed to produce the first comparative, international, lived history of Catholicism in the Vatican II era.

In conjunction with the 50th anniversary of the opening and closing of the Second Vatican Council, Notre Dame’s Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholocism enlisted researchers to write close-grained local social histories of the immediate Council era and its aftermath in fifteen select dioceses spanning six continents. A coauthored project volume will be produced after the conference.…

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Concert: Bach's Lunch

12:10 PM - 1:00 PM
Penote Performer's Assembly, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

The Department of Music presents a noontime concert performance by Notre Dame students.

This event is free, but ticketed. For tickets, please call 574.631.2800 or visit performingarts.nd.edu.

Note, reserved tickets for this event must be claimed 15 minutes prior to the start of the event or they may be redistributed to other patrons.…

Posted In: The Arts

Symposium on Children and Political Violence

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
200 McKenna Hall

Political violence transforms communities, families, and individuals — depleting resources and instilling fear, distrust, and insecurity. Despite these risks, children growing up in communities defined by conflict often demonstrate extraordinary resilience.

This symposium, organized by E. Mark Cummings, the Notre Dame Professor of Psychology, is part of a larger collaborative project on children and political violence, funded by the Society for Research in Child Development, which aims to advance understanding of the impact of political violence on children and to inform practice and policy related to child development in contexts of violence.…

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Seminar: "Revising the Public Sphere in the Four Nations"

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
424 Flanner Hall

The Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies presents:

National Endowment for the Humanities Seminar
Revising the Public Sphere in the Four Nations

by James “Wes” Hamrick, 2013-2014 Keough-Naughton Institute National Endowment for the Humanities Fellow
with Katie Trumpener, Yale University
Murray Pittock, University of Glasgow

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Opera: Monteverdi's The Coronation of Poppea

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Patricia George Decio Theater, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Opera Notre Dame presents:

Monteverdi’s The Coronation of Poppea
A drama of power, ambition, rage, and lust.
Music by Claudio Monteverdi
Book by Giovanni Busenello

April 24-26, 7:30 PM
April 27, 2:30 PM

Posted In: The Arts

Sat Apr 26, 2014

Conference: The Lived History of Vatican II

All Day
Notre Dame Conference Center, McKenna Hall

This international conference is the culmination of a major research project designed to produce the first comparative, international, lived history of Catholicism in the Vatican II era.

In conjunction with the 50th anniversary of the opening and closing of the Second Vatican Council, Notre Dame’s Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholocism enlisted researchers to write close-grained local social histories of the immediate Council era and its aftermath in fifteen select dioceses spanning six continents. A coauthored project volume will be produced after the conference.…

Posted In: Conferences and Workshops