Italian Studies

Events & Activities

Events & Activities
The Italian Studies program organizes several activites: here you can check out our events calendar and catch a glimpse of the life of the department. Italian film nights, visiting authors and filmmakers, lectures and schedule for language table can all be found here.

Contact Us

Franco Baldasso
Office Hours: Tues. 2:30 - 4:30 and by appt.

Current and Upcoming Events

Italian Table

Wednesdays, January 31 – May 16, 2018

Please join us weekly. Stay for as long as you would like.

Time: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Location: Kline Commons

Translation Symposium

Friday, April 27, 2018

A conference on the theory and practice of translation, organised by Bard's Center for Translation and Translatability

Time: 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Location: Bard College Campus
Contact: Olga Voronina
Phone: 845-758-7472

Italian Events Archive by Year



Wednesday, February 23, 2011

A Conversation between Publisher and Professor

Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater  7:00 pm

Please join us for a conversation between
Jonathan Galassi
(Publisher, Farrar, Straus, and Giroux)
Joseph Luzzi
(Associate Professor of Italian, Bard College)

Galassi will read from his acclaimed new translation of Giacomo Leopardi's Canti (2010)

This event is free and open to the public.

Sponsored by: Italian Studies Program
Contact: Joseph Luzzi  845-758-7150