April 7, 2017. “De vulgari eloquentia: Dante’s Laboratory of Vernacular Speech.” An International Symposium; The Global Dante Project of New York (

February 23-24, 2017.  2017 MESAAS Graduate Conference

(DE) Stabilizing Disciplines (RE) Imagining Regions. Keynote lecture by Susan Buck-Morss "Year 1." Knox Hall // Columbia University. 

December 8, 2016. “Elena Ferrante: Feminism / Realism.” Talks by Alessia Ricciardi (Northwestern University) and David Kurnick (Rutgers University), with respondent Rebecca Falkoff (New York University). 

October 17-21, 2016. Ariosto After 500 Years. A week-long series of events to celebrate the fifth centenary of the first edition of Ariosto’s Orlando Furioso (

October 14, 2016. “Language Learning and Teaching in Urban and Linguistic Landscapes.” Talks on linguistic landscapes and their value for language education hosted by the Consortium for Language Learning and Teachingthe Hispanic Institute of the Department of Latin American and Iberian Cultures, and the Language Resource Center of Columbia University.