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  • Welcome

    Italian Studies at Brown educates the next generation of scholars to focus on Italy in a global context, through literary, historical and art historical studies, critical and sociopolitical theory, film and media studies, the digital humanities and the latest methodologies in language pedagogy.
  • CHIASMI 2020

    Chiasmi 2020 seeks to explore the entanglement between medicine and the humanities evident throughout Italian history and literature. Panelist papers will be pre-circulated this year, so interested attendees should write to [email protected] to request a reading packet. 
  • Italian Studies Colloquium

    November 6Fiori Berhane (PhD candidate in Anthropology), "Politics and Poetics of Memorializing the Lampedusa Sinking: Left-Wing Melancholy, Right-Wing Resurgence and Eritrean Refugees."