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April 12 | “The Tower and the Garden: The Task of the Translator in Medieval Vernacular Fiction”

Among the modern tropes controlling the sense we have of translation today there are perhaps two main ones: first, that multilingualism is a curse –the linguistic curse– visited upon a fallen human race, and, second, that translation always involves a loss in signification, an exile from the intentions of the original text, a decay from […]

April 12 | Friends of the Saints – “Miracles & the Medieval Mind Revisited”

“Miracles and the Medieval Mind Revisited: Interpreting Miracle Stories in Medieval Hagiography”  A Discussion Moderated by Professor Eric A. Ivison (CUNY College of Staten Island and CUNY Graduate Center) CUNY Graduate Center (365 5th Avenue), Pearl Kibre Medieval Study (Room 5105), 7:00 p.m., Friday, April 12, 2019 Instead of a presentation this month, the Friends of […]

Next Fri April 5 | Symposium Rime: Dante’s Workshop of the Heart

An International Symposium; The Global Dante Project of New York Friday, April 5, 9:00 am, at the Italian Academy and 3:00 pm-6:00 pm, at Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò at NYU More Information [] Free and open to the public. Directors: Maria Luisa Ardizzone (NYU) & Teodolinda Barolini (Columbia) PRESENTED BY NEW YORK UNIVERSITY: Department of Italian Studies;  […]

April 5 | Global Dante Project of New York

NYU Department of Italian Studies & Columbia University Present: Rime: Dante’s Workshop of the Heart An International Symposium The Global Dante Project of New York DIRECTORS Maria Luisa Ardizzone, NYU & Teodolinda Barolini, Columbia U. Event Details [] & RSVP April 5, 2019 One Day Conference Morning Session Italian Academy for Advanced Study in America, Columbia University 9:00AM-1:00PM […]

March – April 2019 CUNY Academy Events

Dear CUNY Academy members and friends, Please ask your: Adjunct colleagues to take advantage of the CUNY Academy Adjunct Faculty Travel Awards; Assistant Professors colleagues to apply for CUNY Academy Stewart Travel Awards; Associate Professors colleagues to consider to take advantage of CUNY Academy Stefan Bernard Baumrin Travel Award. (more…)

April 11 | CfP – “Whan that Aprill Day”

Whan that Aprill with his shoures soote The droghte of March hath perced to the roote……… The Pearl Kibre Medieval Study and the Medieval Studies Certificate Program at the Graduate Center CUNY cordially invite lovers of extinct and ancient languages to the “Whan that Aprill Day” celebration of 2018! This celebration is based on similar […]

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