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Cross-Disciplinary Dialogues: Conference in Honour of Prof. Michael Lettieri

We are excited to announce that we will be hosting a conference in honour of Prof. Michael Lettieri next month, with the generous support and sponsorship of the Office of the Vice-President & Principal, the Office of the Vice-Principal, Academic and Dean, the Office of the Vice-Principal, Research, and the Italian Cultural Institute of Toronto.

Prof. Lettieri, founding Chair of the Department of Language Studies, has made significant contributions to the field of Italian Studies and beyond through his undergraduate and graduate teaching, theoretical and applied research, academic administration and governance, and his innovative approaches to experiential learning. The Cross-Disciplinary Dialogues conference will highlight Prof. Lettieri’s impact, while also promoting interdisciplinary dialogue.

Please see for the full program.

Hope to see you all there!


Dates: June 8-9, 2023

Location: Council Chamber, William G. Davis Building, UTM 

[Registration for in-person attendance has closed. Kindly join us via Zoom if you were unable to register by the deadline.]

Zoom registration: