and the Società Dante Alighieri in Manchester
are pleased to invite you to the series of conferences:
"Italia dei Nobel"
on Friday 27th March 2009 at 7.00 pm
"who emulates the jesters of the Middle Ages in scourging authority and
upholding the dignity of the downtrodden"
Nobel Prize 1997
"Traditionalist or Revolutionary?"
Speaker: Joseph Farrell
Professor and Head of the Department of Italian at the University of
Introduction by: Prof. Stephen Milner and Dr. Roberto Mobili
The talk will be accompanied by an extract from
"The virtuous burglar"
A theatrical play by Dario Fo, performed by students of Italian at the
University of Manchester
Venue: John Thaw Studio Theatre, Martin Harris Centre, University of
Manchester, Bridgeford St, M13 9PL
The talk and performance will be followed by a drinks reception.
By invitation only
Or by phone: Dante 0161 2744168 / Consulate 0161 2332719
with name/s of people attending