Events and Series

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Our events, lecture series, and activities address timely and thought-provoking topics, engage important scholarly issues, and showcase the work of talented artists.

They are made possible by a generous endowment from the John and Constance Curran Charitable Foundation.

These Events and Series include:

  • National conferences
  • Public lectures, fora and readings
  • Academic seminars and conversations

Our Upcoming Events

Fordham Reads Dante: Events Throughout the Semester!

  Presenter Reader Inferno
September 26 Javier Jimenez-Belmonte (Mill) Susanna Barsella Canto VIII
October 24 Christiana Sogno (Classics) TBA Canto IX
November 28  Roberto Davis (Theo) Susanna Barsella Canto X
February 27

Nathan Lincoln De Cusatis (Mus)
(accompanied by piano performance)

Emanuel Fiano Canto XI
March 13 Mario Rudvolt (Art Hist) Susanna Barsella Canto XII
April 24 Giorgio Pini (Phil) Nathan Lincoln De Cusatis Canto XIII

Fordham Reads Dante: "Realism Versus Reality in Dante's Paradiso"

Presented by Teodolinda Barolini

November 8, 2017 | 12 p.m.
O'Hare Special Collections, Walsh Library
Fordham University Rose Hill

Co-sponsored with Medieval Studies and Modern Languages


13th Annual Rita Cassella Jones Lecture: Rcj edited picture web
Feminist Theology in a Divided World: Walls and Paths to Global Solidarity

Presented by Maria Pilar Aquino

November 14, 2017 | 6 p.m.
Tognino Hall, Duane Library
Fordham University Rose Hill