Dante Now!


Location: Notre Dame Campus & Snite Museum of Art (View on map )

Please join the Center for Italian Studies and the Devers Program in Dante Studies for its annual "Dante Now!" event, dedicated to a community recitation of Dante's Divine ComedyClick here for more information on the event's history.


Dante Now! Community Recitation

• 2:00–2:30pm – Throughout the Notre Dame Campus

Selections from Dante’s Divine Comedy 

• 2:30pm – Grotto of Our Lady of Lourdes

Dante’s Prayer to the Virgin (Paradiso 33. 1-21) 


Panel Discussion

3:00–4:15pm: Annenberg Auditorium, Snite Museum of Art

“My Dante”: ND Faculty Reflections on “What Dante Means to Me”

Co-ModeratorsTheodore Cachey, Director, Center for Italian Studies and the Devers Family Program in Dante Studies and Julia Marvin, Chairperson, ND Program of Liberal Studies 

PanelistsLaura Banella (Romance Languages/Italian); Charles L. Leavitt IV (Romance Languages/Italian); Jennifer Newsome Martin (Program of Liberal Studies), Denis Robichaud (Program of Liberal Studies); Joseph Rosenberg (Program of Liberal Studies)

Sponsored by the Center for Italian Studies, the Devers Family Program in Dante Studies, the Notre Dame Dante Club, and the Program of Liberal Studies