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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Screening and Panel Discussion: "The Last Days of Knight"


Location: 129 DeBartolo Hall

ND alumnus and ESPN Films’ “30 for 30” producer Jerry Barca will join professors Annie Coleman and Richard Sheehan for an exclusive screening and panel discussion of “The Last Days of Knight,” a documentary that chronicles accusations, denials and discoveries; riots and death threats; a smoking gun video; and the fall of a coaching legend.…

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

Debate: "Is Promoting Democracy Abroad Bad for Maintaining Democracy at Home?"


Location: Jenkins and Nanovic Halls - Room 1030

Please join us for our first debate or 2019, with John Yoo (UC Berkeley) and Michael Desch (Notre Dame).

Members of the Notre Dame, St. Mary's College, and Holy Cross College community are invited to join us on Thursday, January 24, for lunch.  Debate starts at 12:30pm, lunch will be served at noon.

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Seminar: "German Presences: Elena Ferrante’s Neapolitan Quartet and the Question of Authorship"


Location: Special Collections

This seminar will investigate a constellation of important literary and critical presences in Elena Ferrante’s Neapolitan series of novels, including Goethe, Benjamin and Christa Wolf. What are the implications of this potential “German genealogy” of Ferrante’s epic narrative? How does our understanding of this genealogy change when considered in light of the debate about Ferrante’s surmised identity as the translator and scholar of German literature, Anita Raja?…

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