21st Annual Week of Italian Language in the World Oct 18-24, 2021 DANTE, The Italian Celebrating 700 years of Dante To mark the 700th anniversary of Dante Alighieri’s death, the theme for the 21st annual Week of Italian Language in the World (October 18-24, 2021) is DANTE, The Italian (Dante, l’italiano). PROGRAM LITaly: NEW ITALIAN WRITING […]
IL CONTAFAVOLE (Teller of Tales), is a fun and engaging puppet show created for the younger audience of the Institute. fun new series from the beloved Italian children’s theater company, Teatro Verde, created exclusively for IIC SF for KIDS as a co-production of The Italian Cultural Institutes of San Francisco and Chicago. ABOUT TEATRO VERDE: Teatro Verde is […]
The Fresno County Heritage Museum will be open during the Big Fresno Fair, from October 6 through October 17. The Fresno County Historical Museum is open year round by appointment. During the annual Big Fresno Fair the Museum is open daily until 8 p.m. The Italian Exhibit is at the first floor. Below are two photos depicting […]
The San Francisco Italian Heritage Parade returns to the streets of San Francisco on Sunday, October 10, 2021! The Italian Heritage Parade will be the first major parade to take place in the city since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic and will once again coincide with San Francisco Fleet Week.
The Program: October 2 “THE BIG STEP”(“IL GRANDE PASSO”) Live images of man landing on the moon inspire Dario to dedicate his life to launching a rocket to the moon. His brother Mario has more down to earth goals. Directed by Antonio Padovan, with Giuseppe Battiston, Stefano Fresi and Flavio Bucci October 9 “WHEN MOM […]
In honor of the 21st annual Week of the Italian Language in the World, Fondazione Italia, in collaboration with the Consulate General of Italy in Los Angeles & San Francisco and the Italian Cultural Institute of Los Angeles & San Francisco, would like to invite K-12 students to participate in a poetry contest that will […]
Bocconi Meets North America.Join Bocconi online! Bocconi University and the Bocconi Alumni Community are pleased to invite you to attend the “Bocconi Meets North America” live streaming event on Wednesday October 20, 2021, a special initiative to get to know our University through the words of Bocconi Alumni successfully working in the area.. Representatives […]
An overview of the changes in recipes, food preferences and of the many routes that made Italian food what it is today. About this event Why do Italians eat what they eat? How does food reflects the culture of a nation? Is there even a concept of ‘National cuisine’ in Italy? How much did religion […]