Past Events

This is an archive of past events at AUR - you can filter these by 'associated academic program' using the drop-down list above.

Two short lectures in an evening celebration to mark the 10th anniversary of the passing of Terry Kirk, Professor of Art History at The American University of Rome, 1990-2009.

30 Oct 2019, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

What is the relationship between Sherlock Holmes, Horacio Caine, Temperance “Bones” Brennan, and Archaeology?

What is the role of Archaeology at crime scenes?

Why the CSI effect is so relevant during forensic investigations?

14 Oct 2019, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

Karima Moyer-NocchiKarima Moyer-Nocchi is a professor in the Modern Languages department at the University of Siena and also teaches Food Studies at the University of Rome, Tor Vergata.

8 Oct 2019, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

In this lecture, Griselda Pollock takes up Gertrude Stein’s incisive comment that, of all things, the modern cannot be in a museum. So, what was new and remarkable in the creation of this paradoxical institution: a musealization of modern art?

18 Sep 2019, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

The Journal of Italian Cinema & Media Studies is a fully peer-reviewed, English-language journal, which explores Italian cinema and media as sites of crossing, allowing critical discussion of the work of filmmakers, artists in the film industry and media professionals.

14 Jun 2019, 9:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 4

In this lecture, Dr. Mia Spizzica will discuss diverse expressions of italianita` in the Antipodean diasporas (The Interwar First Wave and the Great Postwar Wave), comparing these cohorts with the most recent young Italians who have settled in Australia in 2000. (the Brain Drain Wave).

12 Jun 2019, 5:30
Via Pietro Roselli, 16
4 Jun 2019, 18:00
1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW

The American University of Rome's 2019 Commencement Exercises will be held on Friday, May 24, at 6:00 pm at Villa Aurelia, Largo di Porta S. Pancrazio, 1. The ceremony will be followed by a reception at the Villa.

24 May 2019, 18:00
Largo di Porta S. Pancrazio, 1