Engage in a dialogue with one of the most iconic cultures in the Western World. Students are guided through this journey by dynamic and dedicated faculty members, whose expertise covers all of the major areas of Italian culture, from language acquisition to literary studies from the Middle Ages to contemporary times, to film and cultural studies.
April 24, 2020
Congratulations, Seniors! We are so proud of our graduating Italian Studies Majors: Owen Gardner, Hank Gilbert, Sophie Haras-Yekel and Olivia Lauer! Through your studies and your time abroad, you...
ATTENZIONE STUDENTI D’ITALIANO! ATTENTION ITALIAN STUDENTS! Italian Studies at UMass is offering a COVID-19 ESSAY CONTEST!
April 17, 2020
There are many examples in Italian literature of how people have dealt with plague, confinement, and other hardships throughout history (think Boccaccio’s Decameron, Manzoni’s Promessi sposi or...
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