Annual History Lecture to Host Giuseppe Mazzotta

News Story: February 8, 2013

Sacred Heart University’s Department of History will present the annual History Lecture on Wednesday, February 20, at 4 p.m. in the Schine Auditorium.  This year’s lecture will feature Yale University’s Sterling Professor of Humanities for Italian Giuseppe Mazzotta who will present his talk, “Petrarch’s Confrontation with Modernity.” Mazzotta is also chair and director of Graduate Studies for Yale's Department of Italian. He has written about every century of Italian literatury history. This event is free and open to the public.