On Thursday, October 6, Prof. Mark Naison (Fordham University) and Johanna Rossi Wagner (Penn State University) will discuss their involvement with two oral history projects, the Bronx African American History Project and the Italian American History Project. This event is open to the Fordham community and will take place in the Flom auditorium (Walsh library, […]

Alice Rohrwacher is the current Filmmaker in Residence at the Film Society of Lincoln Center and her film, Le Meraviglie, was awarded the Grand Prix du Jury at the International Cannes Film Festival in 2014. On September 20, she will be at Fordham University at Lincoln Center for a Q&A discussion following the screening of […]

We are delighted to invite Fordham faculty, students, and all lovers of Dante to attend the FORDHAM READS DANTE sessions. This initiative offers a sequential reading of one of the most celebrated masterpieces of world literature: Dante’s Divina Commedia. Non-scholarly presentations by faculty from different cultural backgrounds and diverse disciplines will elucidate the rich patterning […]

On April 22, 2016 Italian Studies majors Anthony Carl, Stephen Fragano, Kelly Gorman and Mara Santilli — all FCRH seniors graduating this May — presented in Italian on their study of Italian language, culture, history and politics, and discussed with faculty and students the interactions and intersections of Italian Studies with the other disciplines they […]