Events

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Lecture: "What Unites the 'Uniates'? Byzantine Catholics in Eastern and Central Europe: Challenges and Opportunities"

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Location: 1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Nanovic Visiting Scholar Oleh Turiy from the Ukrainian Catholic University of Lviv, Ukraine, will deliver a lunchtime lecture. The event is free and open to all.  Lunch is provided while supplies last.

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Thursday, November 15, 2018

Film: "A Ciambra"

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Location: Browning Cinema

Directed by Jonas Carpignano (Italy), 2017
Screened in the Directors’ Fortnight, Cannes Film Festival 2017
Thursday, November 15, 7:00 pm

Introduced by Anthony Monta, Associate Director, Nanovic Institute for European Studies

From the director of MEDITERRANEA (2015) comes a new film about a boy coming of age in Reggio Calabria. In a tough neighborhood that mixes Italians, Africans, and Roma, growing up is chaotic business where success is less about money, which is elusive, than about obtaining some degree, or any degree, of empathy. A brilliant character study of friendship, Carpignano’s neorealism impressed Martin Scorsese, who agreed to serve as executive producer.

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