Episode 70 – Part 8/8 Christopher Columbus Series with Dr. Fred Gardaphé & Carla Simonini

Part 8/8 Christopher Columbus Series with Dr. Fred Gardaphé & Carla Simonini. Dr. Fred Gardaphé is a Distinguished Professor of English and Italian American Studies, Queens College, CUNY. Carla Simonini is an Associate Professor and the Director of the Paul and Ann Rubino Italian American Studies Program at Loyola University Chicago. We discuss “Why Columbus and Beyond Columbus”. Recorded: October … Read More

Episode 69 – Part 7/8 Christopher Columbus Series with Mr. John Viola & Carla Simonini

Part 7/8 Christopher Columbus Series with Mr. John Viola & Carla Simonini. Mr. John Viola is the former President of NIAF (National Italian American Foundation). Carla Simonini is an Associate Professor and the Director of the Paul and Ann Rubino Italian American Studies Program at Loyola University Chicago. We discuss “Why Columbus and Beyond Columbus”. Recorded: October 2020 Running Time: … Read More

Episode 66 – Part 4/8 Christopher Columbus Series with Dr. Bénédicte Deschamp & Carla Simonini

Part 4/8 Christopher Columbus Series with Dr. Bénédicte Deschamp & Carla Simonini. Dr. Bénédicte Deschamp is a Professor of Italian American Immigration History, University of Paris, France. Carla Simonini is an Associate Professor and the Director of the Paul and Ann Rubino Italian American Studies Program at Loyola University Chicago. We discuss the History of the Holiday. Recorded: October 2020 … Read More

Episode 64 – Part 2/8 Christopher Columbus Series with Gabriella Airaldi & Carla Simonini

Part 2/8 Christopher Columbus Series with Gabriella Airaldi & Carla Simonini. Gabriella Airaldi is a Professor of Mediterranean Studies and Medieval History, University of Genoa, Italy. Carla Simonini is an Associate Professor and the Director of the Paul and Ann Rubino Italian American Studies Program at Loyola University Chicago. We discuss the History and Historiography of Columbus. (IN ITALIANO) Recorded: … Read More

Episode 63 – Part 1/8 Christopher Columbus Series with Dr. Héctor García Chávez & Carla Simonini

Part 1/8 Christopher Columbus Series with Dr. Héctor García Chávez & Carla Simonini. Dr. Héctor García Chávez is the Director of Latin American and Latinx Studies Program at Loyola University Chicago. Carla Simonini is an Associate Professor and the Director of the Paul and Ann Rubino Italian American Studies Program at Loyola University Chicago. We discuss the history and historiography … Read More