The Italian Program (Department of French, German, Italian and Slavic) is proud to collaborate with CHAT - Center for the Humanities, College of Liberal Arts Temple University in celebrating 700 years from the death of the celebrated Italian poet, Dante Alighieri. Please join us for a year-long celebration, and stay tuned for more information. 

Dante Alighieri: 1265-1321

This year marks 700 years since the death of Dante Alighieri, the famous Italian poet, writer, and philosopher. Over the course of 2021 we will celebrate his life, work, and the many influences he has had on world culture and the humanities. This project is a collaboration between faculty from the Department of French, German, Italian, and Slavic (FGIS), the Department of Philosophy, the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, the Tyler School of Art and ArchitectureTemple University Rome and CHAT.