André Benhaïm’s latest book looks at Homer’s Odyssey as a guide to question hospitality in modern Mediterranean literature.
The first comprehensive study on the great realist artist of post-war Italian cinema.
MLA’s Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Prize for French and Francophone Studies Awarded to Katie Chenoweth for the Prosthetic TongueThe Modern Language Association of America announced it is awarding its twenty-eighth annual Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Prize for French and...
Simone Marchesi is Associate Professor of French and Italian. His new book “A Proposito di Dante” is illustrated by Roberto Abbiati and published by...
This fall 2020, L’Avant-Scène offered a fully remote virtual season.
Revolutionary Passing As a Category of Historical Analysis
Fri, Oct 1, 2021, 10:15 am
Introducing the Parvenant: Social Mobility in Twenty-First-Century France
Wed, Oct 6, 2021, 4:30 pm
Crime Fiction, Bad Living, and the Anthropocene
Wed, Oct 13, 2021, 4:30 pm
Come l’uom s’etterna - Dante’s Lasting Presence in Popular Culture
Thu, Nov 11, 2021, 10:00 am to Fri, Nov 12, 2021, 4:30 pm