The Department of French and Italian is sad to hear that Vera Anderson has passed away.
She taught numerous courses in Italian at the UA starting in the 1970s through the 1990s, when she received a PhD in Spanish.
A full obituary of Ms...
Prof. Emeritus Ronnie Terpening, Italian (ret. 2008), has published his latest novel entitled Cloud Cover (Cliff Edge, 2013). It was favorably reviewed in the Tucson Weekly (Dec. 19, 2013). To read the review, click here.
Students interested in Italian operas can see performances of the following Italian operas projected at El Con Theater:
Puccini, La Boheme (April 5, 9)
Mozart, Cosi fan tutte (April 26, 30)
Rossini, La Cenerentola (May 10, 14)
Century 20 El Con is...
The Arizona Opera Company will be presenting three Italian Operas in Tucson during its 2013-2014 Season. They are:
Giacomo Puccini, La Boheme: February 1-2
Giuseppe Verdi, La Traviata: March 8-9
Gaetano Donizetti, Don Pasquale: April 12-13...
On Friday, 15 November 2013, Fabian Alfie, Professor of Italian and Head of the Department of French and Italian, won a Superior Teaching Award from the COH Humanities Seminars Program. The award came with a prize of $1000.