Lectures and Events
The Institute sponsors a wide variety of lectures in European studies at Notre Dame’s campus in South Bend and abroad in the university’s Global Gateways in Dublin, London, and Rome. Distinguished lectures comprise the Nanovic Forum, the Keeley Vatican Lecture, the Barrett Family Lecture (in Dublin), and the annual Shannon Prize Lecture at Notre Dame. Faculty at Notre Dame also invite lecturers in European studies from outside the university with the Institute’s financial support.
3 September, 2015Thursday 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Visiting Scholar Lunch Lecture: "Russian Theological Thought Today: The Neopatristic Synthesis and Other Considerations"
McGlinn Family Room, Visitation Hall
Sr. Teresa Obolevitch is an associate professor and deputy dean of the faculty of philosophy at the Pontifical University of John Paul II in Krakow, Poland. Free and open to all. A limited number of free lunches are available at the lecture venue. … More +
8 September, 2015Tuesday, All Day
The Nanovic Institute (211 Brownson Hall)
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9 September, 2015Wednesday 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
2015 Nanovic Forum: Lecture with Krzysztof Zanussi: Strategies of Life: How to Have Your Cake and Eat It Too
Eck Visitors Center Auditorium
One of the leading figures in contemporary European cinema, Krzysztof Zanussi is not just key figure in the post-war Polish “cinema of moral anxiety,” but a true man of culture. While on campus, Zanussi will participate in several events including a formal lecture, lunchtime remarks, and a presentation of his film. The 2015 Nanovic Forum will start with his lecture "Strategies of Life: How to Have Your Cake and Eat It Too" on Wednesday, September 9th at 5:00 p.m. in the Eck Visitors Center Auditorium. … More +
10 September, 2015Thursday 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
McKenna Hall, Room 200
Polish director and producer Krzysztof Zanussi will deliver remarks about his personal experiences with Boris Yeltsin and Vladimir Putin, past and current Presidents of the Russian Federation. Free and open to the public. Lunch provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Part of the 2015 Nanovic Forum. … More +
Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
Polish film director and producer Krzysztof Zanussi is scheduled to introduce his film FOREIGN BODY as well as participate in a Question & Answer session after the film screening. Tickets ($4-7) are available at performingarts.nd.edu or 574-631-2800. Part of the 2015 Nanovic Forum. … More +