Event Archives

January 26, 2023 - 2:30pm to 3:45pm
Gun Control in Sixteenth-Century Italy

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January 26, 2023 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Book Launch: Routledge Handbook to Gender and Affect

The study of affect is one of the most exciting and wide-ranging topics to have emerged in the humanities in recent year. It has particularly important implications for the study of gender and... View >

December 13, 2022 - 11:15am to 4:30pm
First-year Graduate Student Conference

Join us as the first-year graduate students in FRIT and other language departments present their final papers from the first-year Theories course in panel format. 

Open to any interested... View >

January 25, 2023 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Lecture by Astou Gueye: "Selling Eroticism: Senegalese Urban Sexualities and the Economy of Jongé"


In Senegal, women deploy significant resources to perform jongé, a set of embodied and discursive practices revolving around womanhood, femininity, and sexuality.... View >

January 25, 2022 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Lecture by Astou Gueye View >
February 1, 2022 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Teaching Large-enrollment Courses in L2 Departments View >
January 18, 2023 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
FRIT New courses and new curricular directions: A discussion

All FRIT faculty and graduate students are welcome to come hear faculty who have developed new courses on new topics talk about them.

How have language faculty created courses around... View >

November 17, 2022 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Todd Reeser discusses his book Queer Cinema in Contemporary France

Pittsburgh Film and Media Studies Colloquium Series

Jacques Martineau, Olivier Ducastel, Alain Guiraudie, Sébastien Lifshitz and Céline Sciamma. The films of these five major French... View >

March 24, 2022 - 2:45pm to March 26, 2022 - 2:45pm
20th & 21st Century French and Francophone Studies International Colloquium

https://www.frenchanditalian.pitt.edu/20th-21st-century-french-and-franc... View >

October 27, 2022 - 2:45pm to October 30, 2022 - 2:45pm
The 54th Annual IASA Conference


The 54th Annual IASA Conference
University of Pittsburgh... View >

November 9, 2022 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Digital Tools and Accessibility for the L2 Classroom

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October 24, 2022 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
TakeAway: Screening and In-Person Director Q&A with Italian Director Renzo Carbonera

TakeAway (2022, dir. Renzo Carbonera, 135 min.)

Maria has dreams of being a professional speed-walker and parents who are willing to support her at any cost. Her husband Johnny, once a... View >

October 3, 2022 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Inside Idaspe: Behind the Scenes of a World Premiere


A roundtable conversation with Karla Boos (Founder and Artistic... View >

September 23, 2022 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Trans Studies Reading Group

All are invited to attend the first session of a medieval trans studies reading group, on Friday, September 23, from 2-3:30 PM in the Polish Nationality Room (CL 126). In this first meeting, we... View >

August 29, 2022 (All day) to November 28, 2022 (All day)
History of Italian Cinema Screenings

Occurs Every Monday Night

See Flyer for more details and to reserve tickets

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