Romance Languages Graduate Student Organization to host guest colloquium
As part of the Romance Languages colloquium series, the Romance Languages Graduate Student Organization will host a special guest colloquium Oct. 18 at 3:30 p.m. in Room 360 of Gilbert Hall.
Antonia Arslan and Siobhan Nash-Marshall will discuss "Post-Truths and People: The Armenian Genocide and its Negation."
Arslan was a professor of Italian modern and contemporary literature at the University of Padova. She is the author of innovative studies in 19th-century Italian literature and on the "submerged galaxy" of Italian women writers.
Arslan co-authored Writing to Delight: Italian Short Stories by Nineteenth-Century Women Writers with Gabriella Romani.
A professor of philosophy, Nash-Marshall holds the Mary T. Clark Chair of Christian Philosophy at Manhattanville College. Her specializations are metaphysics and medieval philosophy. Author of many academic books and articles, she also has written books for the general public like Joan of Arc: A Spiritual Biography and What it Takes to be Free: Religion and the Roots of Democracy.
For more information about the colloquium, contact Thomas Peterson, professor of Italian, at email@example.com.