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Events: 2013-2014

Wed, May 7, 2014, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The Spring 2014 concert series at Columbia University's Italian Academy for Advanced Studies will conclude on Wednesday, May 7 at 7 PM with a recital by American cellist Jay Campbell. Praised by The... Learn more
Tue, Apr 22, 2014, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
The Italian Academy for Advanced Studies at Columbia University will host a public event featuring the Academy’s Founding Director Maristella de Panizza Lorch, who will present her new book Beyond... Learn more
Workshop
Fri, Apr 18, 2014, 1:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Elizabeth A.R. Brown (CUNY, emerita), David Freedberg (Columbia), Anthony Grafton (Princeton), Peter Miller (Bard Graduate Center), Irina Oryshkevich (Columbia), Nancy Siraisi (Hunter College and the... Learn more
Symposium
Thu, Apr 10, 2014, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Welcoming remarks:Barbara Faedda Italian Academy for Advanced Studies, Columbia University SpeakersVictoria de Grazia Columbia UniversityFascist Men and Jewish Women Yasmine Ergas Columbia... Learn more
Iconoclasms
Fri, Apr 4, 2014, 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
To honor his work on behalf of the journal Res and his intellectual and cultural contributions to Columbia University and New York City. With Zoe Strother (Columbia), Joseph Koerner (Harvard), David... Learn more
Wed, Mar 12, 2014, 3:30 pm to 8:30 pm
On March 11 and 12, 2014, South African independent filmmaker Aryan Kaganof will present and discuss his selected films, most of which have never been seen in the United States. On Wednesday, March... Learn more
Tue, Mar 11, 2014, 11:00 am to 8:45 pm
On March 11 and 12, 2014, South African independent filmmaker Aryan Kaganof will present and discuss his selected films, most of which have never been seen in the United States. On Wednesday, March... Learn more
Edmund White
Lecture
Thu, Mar 6, 2014, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
The Italian Academy for Advanced Studies at Columbia University will host a public event featuring Edmund White, the noted author and scholar, who was a Fellow at the Italian Academy in the fall of... Learn more
Frances-Marie Uitti
Wed, Mar 5, 2014, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The Spring 2014 concert series will commence on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 7 PM with a recital by pioneering cellist Frances-Marie Uitti, the leading proponent of music by Italian composer Giacinto... Learn more
Conference, Humanities & Neuroscience
Thu, Feb 6, 2014, 8:00 am to Fri, Feb 7, 2014, 6:00 pm
Featuring: Randy Buckner (Harvard) Felicity Callard (Durham U.) Maurizio Corbetta (Washington U. School of Medicine) Rex Jung (U. of New Mexico) Bill Kelley (Dartmouth) Daniel Margulies (Max Planck... Learn more
Lecture
Tue, Dec 10, 2013, 6:00 pm
In Socrates as a Satyr: a Conundrum in the History of Greek portraiture, Giuliani examines Socrates' physiognomy as it was famously described in two types of documents: the first portrait statue of... Learn more
Luca Giuliani
Mon, Dec 9, 2013, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Prof. Giuliani will speak on Images of Myth and Images of Life: On the Use and Abuse of Common Dichotomy. In this talk he will address the art historical distinctions between Peinture d'Histoire and... Learn more
Concert
Wed, Nov 13, 2013, 7:00 pm
The Fall 2013 concert series at Columbia University’s Italian Academy for Advanced Studies continues on Wednesday, November 13 at 7 pm when poet Sarah Arvio will read from her book Night Thoughts: 70... Learn more
Concert
Wed, Oct 30, 2013, 7:00 pm
Russian pianist Konstantin Soukhovetski presents a program of his own arrangements of music from operas by Richard Strauss, Handel, and Verdi in a staged recital directed by Tabitha Holbert. Russian... Learn more
Concert
Wed, Oct 16, 2013, 7:00 pm
The Italian Academy at Columbia University hosts the League of Composers / ISCM (International Society for Contemporary Music) in a concert of new works by Milanese master Giacomo Manzoni and two of... Learn more
Film Series
Tue, Oct 15, 2013, 7:00 pm to Tue, Oct 29, 2013, 7:00 pm
Oct. 15: Inferno (F. Bertolini, A. Padovan, and G. de Liguoro, 1911; 66 minutes) Preceded by the short Il diavolo zoppo - The Crippled Devil (1909, 15 minutes) Introduced by Elizabeth Leake (Columbia... Learn more
Wed, Oct 2, 2013, 2:00 pm to Thu, Oct 3, 2013, 2:00 pm
Organized by: James Yardley (Columbia); Alberto Morgante (CNR-IOM and Univ. of Trieste); Tony Heinz (Columbia); Vittorio Pelligrini (CNR-Nano and Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa) Co-sponsors: The... Learn more
Thu, Sep 26, 2013, 11:00 am
Presidente del Consiglio Enrico Letta of Italy at Columbia's World Leaders Forum, introduced by Prof. David Freedberg; and then at a news conference in the Italian Academy
Book Presentation
Wed, Sep 25, 2013, 6:30 pm
Celebrating the publication of the book's first complete translation into English With Susan Bernofsky, Michael Caesar, Franco D'Intino, Lee Froehlich, Jonathan Galassi, Nicola Gardini, Ann Goldstein... Learn more