Professor Cristina Perissinotto is organizing a symposium on "Travel in Italy" with the students in the MA program in World Literatures and Cultures. The symposium will take place on Friday, 6 December 2019 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at the Villa Marconi, 1026 Baseline Rd., Ottawa.
The Ottawa Celtic Choir, founded and directed by Dr. Ellen MacIsaac, part-time professor in the Department's Celtic Studies program, will sing with the legendary Irish folk group The Chieftains at their farewell tour concert at the National Arts Centre on Monday, October 14th.
Professor Cristina Perissinotto is organizing the 2019 conference of the Canadian Association for Italian Studies, which will be held in Orvieto, Italy on June 13-16, 2019. A meeting point for all scholars of Italian Studies, the conference will host papers and sessions on a range of subjects.
Distinguished University Professor Emeritus Andrew Donskov has just published Leo Tolstoy in Conversation with Four Peasant Sectarian Writers: The Complete Correspondence with the University of Ottawa Press. Congratulations!