Upcoming Events

A Chapter of Early Italian Humanism in Philadelphia Manuscripts

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New date Feb. 10! Penn’s Department of Italian Studies and the Schoenberg Institute for Manuscript Studies are delighted to invite you to a seminar by the 2015-16 SIMS Visiting Research Fellow Angelo Piacentini (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore), "A Chapter of Early Italian Humanism in Philadelphia Manuscripts".

Date: 10 February 2016

Sicily: Language, Art, and Culture

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The Center for Italian Studies at the University of Pennsylvania will host an important international conference to celebrate "Sicily: Language, Art, and Culture", 11-12 February 2016.

Date: 11 February 2016 - 12 February 2016

Annotating Dante: Tassoni and Speroni

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A letcure by Peter Lesnik, recipient of a 2015 Salvatori Research Award.

Date: 2 March 2016

Translation and Interpretation

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Could you be a translator and/ or interpreter? Learn the difference between translation and interpretation in conversation with poet and translator Taije Silverman and simultaneous interpreter Anita Brem.

Date: 16 March 2016

MS Codex 319: Tracing the Footprints of Benedetto Martinozzi

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A lecture by Vanessa Di Maggio, recipient of a 2015 Salvatori Research Award.

Date: 30 March 2016

XXII AISLLI Conference: Mistakes. 3-4 November 2016

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POSTPONED! The Center for Italian Studies at the University of Pennsylvania will host the XXII annual conference of the Associazione Internazionale di Studi di Lingua e Letteratura Italiana (AISLLI) in an interdisciplinary key, on the theme of "Mistakes". The conference has been postponed and will be held in Philadelphia, 3-4 November 2016 instead of 24-25 March as originally announced.

Date: 3 November 2016 - 4 November 2016