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When patristic scholarship packs a punch

Author: Arts and Letters

Rev. Brian E. Daley, S.J., Catherine F. Huisking Professor of Theology, specializes in “patristics,” the study of the writings, sayings and lives of the earliest Christians. Whatever dusty, antiquarian associations may burden that scholarly label, they seem misapplied in Father Daley’s case.

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Festival offers fresh look at Asia through film

Author: Arts and Letters

Showcasing the creativity of contemporary Asian filmmaking, the University of Notre Dame’s annual Asian Film Festival will bring four contemporary films to the Browning Cinema of the University’s DeBartolo Center for the Performing Arts Friday and Saturday (Feb. 27 and 28).

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Notre Dame Review releases anthology

Author: Arts and Letters

Notre Dame Review, a leading literary magazine produced by the University of Notre Dame's Creative Writing Program, has released an anthology of poetry and fiction from the publication's first 10 years in print.

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Ingeborg Bachmann exhibit to show through March 1

Author: Arts and Letters

“Writing against War: Ingeborg Bachmann, 1926 ? 1973,” a traveling, multi-media exhibit featuring the theme of war in the life and works of celebrated Austrian writer Ingeborg Bachmann, will be showing on the Mezzanine Level of the Hesburgh Library from February 8 ? March 1.

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Looking differently at ADHD

Author: Arts and Letters

It happens to us all – you walk to the refrigerator, open the door, then stand there, unable to remember why you went to the kitchen in the first place. You may call it a brain cramp, but it could be a key to decoding Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder according to psychologist Brad Gibson.

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Kellogg Institute to present Brazilian Carnaval

Author: Arts and Letters

Vibrant Brazilian dance rhythms will transport revelers from South Bend to the streets of Rio de Janeiro during the 11th annual celebration of Brazilian Carnaval on Friday (Feb. 13) from 8 p.m. to midnight in the University of Notre Dame’s South Dining Hall.

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Caribbean migration lecture series to begin Feb. 19

Author: Arts and Letters

Arlene Dávila, professor of anthropology at the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at New York University, will open the Institute for Latino Studies’ spring lecture series titled “Caribbean Flights: From the First Colonial Cities in America to Metropolis U.S.A.”

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FTT play "Guernica" to open Feb. 24

Author: Arts and Letters

The University of Notre Dame’s Department of Film, Television and Theatre (FTT) will present Yiannis Lymtsioulis’ “Guernica” from Feb. 24 to 28 (Tuesday to Saturday) at 7:30 p.m. and March 1 (Sunday) at 2:30 p.m. in the Philbin Studio Theatre…

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