Annual Lecture Series

The Rome Global Gateway features leading scholars in a variety of disciplines. The Lectures are either in English or Italian and are designed for—and open to—the Italian and international scholarly community. Each lecture is followed by a light reception at the Gateway. 

2017


 

John Mcgreevy

FALL
October 19
6 PM

John McGreevy
Dean of the Collge of Arts and Letters, University of Notre Dame

"American Jesuits and the World: How an Embattled Religious Order Made Modern Catholicism Global"

 
In co-sponsorship with:

The Cushwa Center 


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WINTER
February 22
6 PM

Vitale Zanchettin
Musei Vaticani e Università IUAV di Venezia

"Architectural Preservation in the Vatican State"

 
In co-sponsorship with:

Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana

School of Architecture


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SPRING
March 27
6 PM

Elisabetta Povoledo
Reporter at The International New York Times, Rome Bureau

"Not a Roman Holiday"

 
In co-sponsorship with:

The John Cabot University


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SUMMER
May 9
6 PM

Gabriel Said Reynolds
Professor of Islamic Studies and Theology, University of Notre Dame

"Rethinking the Qur'an's Relationship with the Bible"

 
In co-sponsorship with:

Pontifical Institute for Arabic and Islamic Studies

 

 

2016



Stabile

WINTER
February 22nd
6 PM

Francesca Romana Stabile
Università degli Studi di Roma Tre

"La Garbatella a Roma, architettura e regionalismo"

 
In co-sponsorship with:

The School of Architecture 

 


 

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SPRING  
March 10th
6 PM

Pontificia Università Gregoriana
Department of Theology
University of Notre Dame

Mercy: An Interreligious Panel for the Jubilee Year

In co-sponsorship with:

Pontificia Università Gregoriana


Margaret Doody Ls

SUMMER
May 17
6 PM

Margaret Doody
Department of English
University of Notre Dame

A Golden Ass comes to Rome: Apuleius' Last Metamorphosis

 

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FALL
October 11th
6 PM

Tanja Michalsky
Bibliotheca Hertziana

Amore in Città: 
Concezioni Sociali dello spazio urbano nel cinema italiano degli anni '50 e '60.

In co-sponsorship with:

Bibliotheca Hertziana

 

2015


 

Zygmunt Baranski

WINTER
February 25th
6 PM

Zygmunt G. Baranski
Department of Romance Languages and Literatures
University of Notre Dame


"Questo è, secondo che l'Etica dice":
Le Rime e la formazione intellettuale di Dante

In co-sponsorship with:

Casa di Dante in Roma
Devers Program in Dante Studies


Ingrid Rowland

SPRING
March 25th
6 PM

Ingrid Rowland
School of Architecture
University of Notre Dame

La Roma Celeste di Giulio II

 
 
In co-sponsorship with:

Archivio di Stato di Roma


Margaret Meserve

SUMMER
May 21st
6 PM

Margaret Meserve
Department of History
University of Notre Dame

From St. Peter's to Pasquino:
Techniques of Publication in Early Modern Rome

 

 
In co-sponsorship with:

Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana


Melloni

FALL
October 19th
6 PM

Alberto Melloni
Fondazione per le Scienze religiose Giovanni XXIII

Il Vaticano II:
Linguaggio di una riforma o riforma di un linguaggio?

In co-sponsorship with:

Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism
Fondazione per le Scienze religiose Giovanni XXIII