Vitti, Antonio, and Laviosa Mastri (Professors, Italian School), August 9, 1996
Scope and Contents
1 interview with Antonio Vitti and Laviosa Mastri, Professors of Italian at the Italian School. They discuss what courses they teach; the structure of the program; the dedication of the faculty; guest speakers; growth of the student; the limitations of the library; student activities; lack of air conditioning; oral proficiency movement; grammar; teaching Italian culture; Italian stereotypes; Italian gender roles; Italian Americans in media; European style of teaching; competition and profit; pressure on professors; language lab; film courses; why students come to Italian LS; guest lectures; and goals for the Language Schools.
- August 9, 1996
- Vitti, Antonio (Person)
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
Open for research without restriction.
Biographical / Historical
Antonio Vitti has served as Professor of Italian and Director of the summer Italian School at Middlebury College. Laviosa Mastri served as Professor of Italian at the summer Italian School at Middlebury College.
From the Collection: 147+ Objects
1 audio cassette
Assigned identifier: a13aflshp1996-18