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ISO Michaelmas Term Card




Italian Studies at Oxford is pleased to invite you to the following events:


Beppe Severgnini (Corriere della Sera)

will be visiting Oxford as Isaiah Berlin Scholar.

He will be at the centre of two events:


Monday 21st October, 8pm


"Italy Between a Shameless Right and a Hopeless Left - Here We Go Again?"

Chair: David Hine (Politics, Oxford), Discussant: Ferdinando Giugliano (Financial Times)

Pichette Auditorium, Pembroke College


Tuesday 29th October, 5pm


"Parolacce, paroline e parolone: l'italiano tra reticenza e sproloquio"

Chair: Guido Bonsaver (ISO), Discussant: Vilma De Gasperin (Mod.Languages, Oxford)

Taylor Institution, St Giles, Main Hall


An ISO event in collaboration with the Trustees of the Isaiah Berlin Fund.




Dr Eleonora Canepari (ISO and Gerda Henkel Institute),


Monday 25th November, 5pm


Jobs on the Move. Professional Mobility and Access to the Labour

Market in Early Modern Rome"

Chair: Guido Bonsaver (ISO)

Taylor Institution, St Giles, Room 10b


Organized by ISO as part of the series Migration and History in Modern Italy, sponsored by the Gerda Henkel Stiftung Foundation






In collaboration with the Oxford University Italian Society, we are pleased to invite you to our Italian Film evenings.

All screenings take place in the Mary Eccles room at Pembroke College, at 8pm. All films are in Italian with English subtitles:


Week 2


Tuesday 22nd October


Ieri oggi, domani (De Sica, 1963)


Week 4


Tuesday 5th November


La gita a Tindari (Sironi, 2001)


Week 6


19th November


Buongiorno notte (Bellocchio, 2003)


Week 8


Tuesday 3rd December


Opera: Verdi’s La traviata