Dante Now! A Divine Comedy Flashmob


Location: Campus-wide

A Celebration of Dante and the Divine Comedy in Performance

2-3 p.m.: Simultaneous public readings from Hell, Purgatory, and Paradise
All across campus

3 p.m.: Choral reading of Saint Bernard in Paradise praying to the Virgin
The Grotto

3:30 p.m.: “What’s Wrong With This Picture? How to Read Dante’s Hell,an illustrated public talk by Theodore Cachey (Notre Dame), Christian Moevs (Notre Dame), Justin Steinberg (University of Chicago)
Annenberg Auditorium, Snite Museum

4:45 p.m.: Reception
Snite Museum Atrium, Courtyard

Co-sponsored by the William and Katherine Devers Series in Dante Studies, Italian Studies at Notre Dame, and the Ravarino Family Endowment for Excellence in Italian Studies.


If you are interested in performing, please contact Anne Leone at italstud@nd.edu to RSVP for one of the reader workshops:

Wednesday, September 25

Thursday, September 26

Friday, September 27