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38th Annual Western Pennsylvania Symposium on World Literatures

“Italy Then and Now: 150th Anniversary”

Presented by speakers from universities in the U.S. and Italy.

Monday, October 17, 2011
1:30-8:30 p.m.
Power Center
Duquesne University

Keynote Speakers: Daniela Bini and Marcia Landy

Roundtable Discussion: Davide Cadeddu, Lorella Cedroni, Francesca Colecchia, Maria D'Anniballe, Sante Matteo, Sam Patti, Giuseppe Piccoli and Francesca Savoia

Program Features

  • An exhibit at the Gumberg Library (Duquesne University) under the direction of Dr. Laverna Saunders and Melodie Frankovitch with special presentation by Antonella Cantiello.
  • Musical Interlude
  • Dinner Banquet

The events are open to all, without charge, except for the banquet. Dinner tickets are $30.

This symposium is sponsored by WPSWL, the Center for International Relations at Duquesne University, and the Honorary Consulate of Italy in Pittsburgh, and various patrons and organizations.