Interested in what is taught in
U.S. classrooms under the label of Italian and/or Italian American studies? Then attend "For a Dangerous Pedagogy: A Manifesto for Italian and Italian American Studies," a four-day university symposium on April 14-17, 2010 made possible in part by a NIAF grant.
The conference is intended to provoke a radical re-thinking of those studies, what they mean, their methods and how they are related. Keynote speakers include a panel of prestigious academics from the
Italy and beyond.
Panel discussions will be held at
University in Long Island on April 14-15, 2010, at
Academy for Advanced Studies in
Manhattan on April 16, 2010 and
University's Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimo on April 17, 2010, also in
For more information, or to register, call the
Center at 516-463-5611, visit the conference Web site at www.hofstra.edu/culture or contact
University professor Stanislao Pugliese at firstname.lastname@example.org.