Upcoming Events

Tue Dec 2, 2014

Lecture: "Bible and Empire: The Old Testament in the Spanish Monarchy"

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Hesburgh Center, C103

The Department of History presents "Bible and Empire: The Old Testament in the Spanish Monarchy, from Columbus to the Wars of Independence,” a lecture with Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra.

Cañizares-Esguerra, the Alice Drysdale Sheffield Professor of History at the University of Texas at Austin, will discuss his manuscript, Bible and Empire: The Old Testament in the Spanish Monarchy, from Columbus to the Wars of Independence

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Thu Dec 4, 2014

Conference: "Fun with Dick and Jane: Gender and Childhood"

All Day
Notre Dame Conference Center / McKenna Hall

“Fun with Dick and Jane: Gender and Childhood”

A Gender Studies Conference at the University of Notre Dame

In recent years, there has been great interest in questions of gender and childhood, ranging from issues around boys wearing princess costumes to school; to Disney princess culture; to parents refusing to announce a baby’s biological sex; to pre-teen children coming out as gay, lesbian, and queer; to toy companies marketing toys by gender; to gender-related bullying and more.…

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Fri Dec 5, 2014

Conference: "Fun with Dick and Jane: Gender and Childhood"

All Day
Notre Dame Conference Center / McKenna Hall

“Fun with Dick and Jane: Gender and Childhood”

A Gender Studies Conference at the University of Notre Dame

In recent years, there has been great interest in questions of gender and childhood, ranging from issues around boys wearing princess costumes to school; to Disney princess culture; to parents refusing to announce a baby’s biological sex; to pre-teen children coming out as gay, lesbian, and queer; to toy companies marketing toys by gender; to gender-related bullying and more.…

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Lecture: "When CEOs Were Removable: FDR and the Wartime Government Take Over of Montgomery Ward"

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Notre Dame Room, LaFortune Student Center

The Department of History presents “When CEOs Were Removable: FDR and the Wartime Government Take Over of Montgomery Ward,” a lecture with Lisa Phillips.

In December 1944, as World War II dragged on, President Franklin D. Roosevelt ordered his secretary of war to seize properties belonging to the Montgomery Ward company because the company refused to comply with a labor agreement. Assistant Professor Lisa Phillips of Indiana State University will discuss the legal and ethical implications of FDR’s move, as well as the relationship between the government and the business community during this pivotal time in American history.…

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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.…

Posted In: The Arts

Sat Dec 6, 2014

Conference: "Fun with Dick and Jane: Gender and Childhood"

All Day
Notre Dame Conference Center / McKenna Hall

“Fun with Dick and Jane: Gender and Childhood”

A Gender Studies Conference at the University of Notre Dame

In recent years, there has been great interest in questions of gender and childhood, ranging from issues around boys wearing princess costumes to school; to Disney princess culture; to parents refusing to announce a baby’s biological sex; to pre-teen children coming out as gay, lesbian, and queer; to toy companies marketing toys by gender; to gender-related bullying and more.…

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Thu Jan 29, 2015

Lecture: "Dante's Other Works: Vita Nova"

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Special Collections, Hesburgh Libraries

Vita nova with Zygmunt G. Baranski, Notre Dame Professor of Dante and Italian Studies and Emeritus Serena Professor of Italian, University of Cambridge

To commemorate the 750th anniversary of Dante’s birth, Italian Studies at Notre Dame is hosting a celebration of the poet’s so-called “minor works” with a a publication and lecture series throughout 2015.…

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Thu Feb 12, 2015

Workshop: Cambridge Vertical Readings in Dante's Comedy

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Room 121, Information Technology Center

Italian Studies at Notre Dame is hosting a workshop via teleconference on Inferno XXII with scholars and students from the Universities of Leeds, Notre Dame and Cambridge. You may feel free to bring your lunch to eat during the workshop and brief discussion to follow.

A lecture by Giuseppe Ledda (Bologna) on Inferno

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