Event Archives

October 18, 2018 - 8:00pm to October 19, 2018 - 1:00pm
Italian Instructors' Film Favorites! Tonight: Thursday, Oct 18 @ 6pm in CL G8: La grande bellezza

Join the Italian Program for a carefully curated selection of classic and contemporary Italian films that are sure to delight, inspire, and entertain! Free admission. All films shown with English... View >

September 26, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
GSWS Speaker: Fabio Parasecoli (NYU), "Food, Gender, and Media in Italy"

Dr. Parasecoli provides an analysis of media development in Italy since Fascism, when Mussolini used mass communication as a propaganda tool, and will show how producing and eating contribute to... View >

October 7, 2018 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Heinz History Center--Italian Heritage Day

Learn about Italian and Italian American culture, language, history, food, and genealogy at this annual Heinz History Center event. For more detailed information about vendors and activities,... View >

September 15, 2018 - 11:00am to 5:00pm
EuroFest 2018

The Department of French & Italian is a proud co-sponsor of this year's EuroFest. Experience "Europe in the 'Burgh" with food,... View >

October 10, 2018 - 4:30pm
Environmental Humanities Colloquium

“The Geography of German Prisoner of War Camps in the Soviet Union: Industry, Infrastructure, and the Environment,” with a response from John Walsh. For more information about the talk visit the... View >

October 16, 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
You Say Potato!

Join us for International Week's 2nd annual "You Say Potato!" event, in collaboration with the Study Abroad Office and Dietrich School foreign language programs. Enjoy a taste of how over 25... View >

October 13, 2018 - 9:00am to October 19, 2018 - 9:00pm
International Week

For one week every year, students at universities and colleges across the United States celebrate and experience the benefits of international education and exchange. Pitt actively participates in... View >

October 13, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Debussy 100th Memorial Concert

The Debussy 100th Memorial Concert featuring works for voice and piano will take place on Saturday, October 13th, 7pm in the Frick Fine Arts Auditorium. The concert is a part of the "Exploring the... View >

August 24, 2018 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Orientation Picnic

Annual welcome-back reception for students, faculty, and staff. By invitation only; please check your Evite for location and other details.

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March 27, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Conversations on Europe: “Elections in Italy: A Next Wave for Populism?” (in Italian)

Conversations on Europe is a virtual roundtable series hosted by the European Studies Center of the University of Pittsburgh. This Conversation, conducted entirely in Italian, will address Italian... View >

April 11, 2018 - 6:00pm
Tucci-Cornetti Lecture (Stefano Muneroni, U of Alberta): “Immigration and Italian National Identity in the Plays of Gianni Clementi”

Drawing on postcolonial theory and migration studies, Stefano ... View >

April 19, 2018 (All day) to April 21, 2018 (All day)
Italian Film Festival USA-Pittsburgh continues April 18

The Italian Film Festival continues tonight with Easy--Un viaggio facile facile. Director Andrea Magnani joins us for a post-screening Q&A.

Join us for the 6th edition of... View >

March 20, 2018 - 5:00pm
Inaugural Philip Watts Lecture: "The Water Crisis in Senegalese Literature and Film" (Richard Watts, U of Washington)

Prof. Watts’ talk is drawn from a manuscript in progress, “Water Narratives: Imagining Global Environmental Change in the Francophone Post/colonial World.” It considers the symbolic and material... View >

March 20, 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Theatrical Workshop: Le’mil Eiland, Department of Theater Arts

Le’mil Eiland will lead a theatrical workshop entitled “Performing Francophone Geographies,” followed by a brief recap discussion with participants. With the assistance of French Program graduate... View >

March 20, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm
Documentary Film Screening: Mariannes Noires (dir. Mame-Fatou Niang, CMU)

Please note change of venue and earlier start time with respect to FRIT events flyer information.

After a screening of Niang’s documentary film, French Program... View >