Research Seminar: MA Presentations


Location: Special Collections, Hesburgh Library

The Italian Research Seminar welcomes MA presentations by Genevieve Lyons and Katie Sparrow.

Genevieve Lyons, second year Master's candidate in Italian Studies, will present “Alessandro Blasetti’s Cinema and the Fantastic: A Closer Look at the Unmarried Woman.” She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Italian from the University of Notre Dame. Her research interests include Italian cinema under Fascism, post-war film and the female figure on the Italian screen.

Katie Sparrow, second year MA student in Italian Studies, will present "Representations of Self: Dante’s Use of First Person in the Vita Nova." She graduated from the University of Reading, UK with a Bachelors’ degree in French and Italian.

All are welcome for a brief discussion and a reception following the talks.

Co-sponsored by Italian Studies at Notre Dame and the William and Katherine Devers Program in Dante Studies.

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