International Identities and American Saints: Relations between Italy and the United States


Location: Notre Dame Rome Global Gateway

Panels at this symposium will discuss three recent books: Luca Codignola's Blurred Nationalities across the North Atlantic: Traders, Priests, and Their Kin Travelling between North America and the Italian Peninsula, 1763–1846 (University of Toronto Press, 2019); Catherine O'Donnell's Elizabeth Seton: American Saint (Cornell University Press, 2018); and Kathleen Sprows Cummings' A Saint of Our Own: How the Quest for a Holy Hero Helped Catholics Become American (University of North Carolina Press, 2019).

View the symposium program for additional details on the panels and full schedule. 

This is a hybrid event scheduled for 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Rome time. Sessions will be attended in person and via Zoom. Attendance is free but registration is required through this form.

The official languages of the symposium are English and Italian.