Seminars and advanced training

Advanced training in specific aspects of the writing of TLIO entries for the OVI collaborators at the University of Notre Dame (Italian Studies Program, coordinator Demetrio S. Yocum). Training activities take place both in videoconference, and at the OVI Institute for two weeks during the summer (OVI Summer Internships for Students).


A series of video conference seminars focusing on aspects of early Italian philology, historical linguistics, and literature, coordinated by Demetrio S. Yocum, in collaboration with Paolo Squillacioti. The seminars are led by scholars at the OVI, or invited by the OVI, and scholars at the University of Notre Dame, or invited by Notre Dame. Participants are connected via Zoom from several locations, including Florence, Notre Dame, Notre Dame’s Rome Global Gateway, and from various other locations worldwide. Please contact Demetrio Yocum (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) to sign up for the seminars and for more details on how to connect via Zoom.


Events list:

- Mapping Textual Traditions in the Italian Middle Ages (EN) (February-May 2016)

Maps, Texts, and Words in Early Italian (February-April 2017) 

Early Italian Literary Texts: A Double Perspective (March-May 2018)

Textuality and Lexicography in the Italian Middle Ages (February-May 2019)

- Linguistic Developments and Literary Traditions in 13th- and 14th-Century Italy (February-May 2020)