May 2

Fellini 101: Conversations with Fred Plotkin - "La Strada"

4:00pm - 6:00pm

About This Event

The university welcomes author, lecturer and expert on all things Italian Fred Plotkin for a series of programs about films by one of Italy's greatest filmmakers, Federico Fellini. The series begins with a look at La Strada (1954), which will be available for pre-screening for Fitchburg State students, faculty, and staff. This virtual discussion will be open to the public. To join the discussion of La Strada, go to or join by phone at (US)+1 402-761-0129PIN: 288 801 215#

The series will continue on Sunday, May 9 with a discussion of Fellini's I Vitelloni (1953), and concludes on Sunday, May 16 with a conversation about Amarcord (1973).

Fellini 101: Conversations with Fred Plotkin is presented with the generous support of Fitchburg State University’s Center for Italian Culture and the Sandro and Lillian Clementi Lecture Fund.