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“She seduced me: a love affair with Rome”, the ultimate novel by Mark Tedesco

Mark Tedesco is a writer and educator residing in California. Having lived in Italy for eight years, he enjoys weaving stories connecting the present to the past and exploring how deep human longings are expressed in relationships, events, culture and history. Mark has written in the genres of travel, historical fiction, memoir, self-help and childrens’ […]

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“Ellis Island”, the journey of life by M. I. Meta – Dante Alighieri Soc. of Washington

When: April 28, 2021 – 7:30 p.m. PTSpeaker: Maurizio Igor MetaTopic: “Ellis Island”Location: Online – Zoom (go to https://danteseattle.org/event/italian-language-meeting-april-28-2021/ on April 28th to get the link) There will be a “social hour” beginning at 7 pm. The presentation will start at 7:30. “Ellis Island” is the Journey of Life. It is not only a project related to Maurizio Igor […]

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Leonardo da Vinci awards for early-career Italian-American researchers and scholars – 2021

Leonardo Award 2021 Humanities and Science Award for Early Career Researchers/Scholars Call for Applications The Leonardo da Vinci Society and the Italian Scientists and Scholars of North America Foundation (ISSNAF) Bay Area Chapter are seeking applications for the Leonardo Award 2021. This award was established in 2019 on the 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci’s […]

Italian Language and Literature

La lirica di Dante e di altri poeti del ‘200: audiolibro

Dante non è solo Divina commedia, anzi: per molto tempo la Vita nova è stata un grande “bestseller”. Ed è lì che nasce il mito di Beatrice. Questo audiolibro è una porta verso questo mondo: verso il Dante poeta d’amore e verso coloro che lo hanno influenzato o seguito, come Guido Guinizelli, Guido Cavalcanti e Cino da Pistoia. L’audiolibro è […]

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Italian Language Foundation launches the “blog” initiative

The Italian Language Foundation invites teachers of Italian at the high school and college level, and students of Italian at the middle, high school and college level to submit a “blog” for posting on the website of the Italian Language Foundation, and also, on social media platforms. A published blog is a valuable asset on […]

Cinema and Photography

“Italian identities”: screening and Q&A with Italian director and activist Amin Nour

Screening and discussion with Italian director, actor and activist Amin Nour about identity in Italy. About this Event Amin Nour is a member of the Black Italian film collective in Rome. He is the director of two films on racism, Ambaradan (2017) and Indovina chi ti porto a cena (Guess who I bring you for […]

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Free Mock Test On-Line For AP Italian Students By Comites San Francisco – 2021

Funded by Commission for Language and Culture of COMITES SF. Comites San Francisco invites all students preparing for the AP Italian Exam in 2021 to join the free mock test ONLINE. Any student living within the Italian Consular District of San Francisco² can participate. Diana Ferrara, PhD, Italian instructor at De Anza College in Cupertino […]

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Premio “Luigi Malerba”, edizione 2021

Il Premio Luigi Malerba, fondato nel 2009 per onorare la memoria dello scrittore cui è dedicato si rivolge alternativamente a opere indite di narrativa, premiando un romanzo o una raccolta di racconti o di cinema premiando una sceneggiatura o un trattamento, per ricordare le attività alle quali Malerba si è dedicato con passione e successo. Il Premio […]

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XX Premio Internazionale Flaiano di Italianistica

Nell’ambito della 48°edizione dei Premi Internazionali Flaiano, sezione letteraria, è bandito per il 2021 il XX Premio Internazionale di italianistica “La cultura italiana nel mondo”, in collaborazione con il Ministero degli Affari Esteri e della Cooperazione Internazionale come sezione speciale nell’ambito dei Premi Internazionali Flaiano di Letteratura, Teatro, Cinema e Televisione. Documenti utili: Bando 2021 Il riconoscimento ha il fine […]