LAST SUPPER IN POMPEII: FROM THE TABLE TO THE GRAVE. A special exhibition at the Legion of Honor museum, SF

Where: Legion of Honor museum, Lincoln Park \ 100 34th Avenue, San Francisco When: May 7, 2021 – August 29, 2021 This exhibition is conceived and developed by the Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, and is organized by the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco in collaboration with the Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli and the Parco Archeologico […]

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OTTO OGGETTI – A Brief History of Italian Design Told Through Eight Objects

The 5th edition of Italian Design Day (IDD) will take place in 100 cities all over the world. The theme chosen for this edition, Design and Materials: The New Sustainability of “Made in Italy,” will be expressed with particular attention to sustainability by 100 “Italian design ambassadors” – architects, designers, academics, business people, critics, communicators – who will bring […]

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“Study + Italian + Work”: Italian & Marketing video released

The series “Study + Italian + Work” is enriched with a new video so that topics covered are: Study + Italian 1 – TOP 5 TIPS FOR TAKING THE AP® ITALIAN LANGUAGE AND CULTURE EXAM 2 – THE IMPORTANCE OF TAKING THE AP® ITALIAN LANGUAGE AND CULTURE EXAM 3 – STEPS FOR STUDYING AT AN ITALIAN UNIVERSITY  Italian + Work […]

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La Scuola International School Opening Preschool-Grade 8 Campus in East Palo Alto

La Scuola International School is excited to announce the expansion of its unique blend of Reggio Emilia, Language Immersion, and International Baccalaureate program with the opening of La Scuola Peninsula, a Preschool Early Childhood campus in East Palo Alto. La Scuola Peninsula will open with preschool classes in January 2022, and continue to expand through […]

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Dante oggi: cosa può insegnarci ancora dopo 700 anni?

Program:7:30 – 7:45 am PTShort presentation of the event, speakers: Cons. Domenico Bellantone (Embassy of Italy in Washington) Dr. Maria Fusco (Head Teacher – Embassy of Italy in Washington), Dr. Fabrizio Fucile (Manager of Italian Language Center Dante Alighieri – Rome). 7:45 – 8:30 am PT Topic: Dante Alighieri and his era. The importance of the […]

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“Italian migrants and the land”: a conversation with historian Vincenza Scarpaci

An exploration of the intimate relationship of Migrant Italians with the Land. About this Event Vincenza Scarpaci is an Italian-American research historian born into a Sicilian family. She has written two books, A Portrait of Italians in America and The Journey of Italians in America, a pictorial history about Italians in America from the 1770s to the present listing […]

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Professional development training “L’Italiano attraverso il cibo” by CSU Fresno

Dates: May 3 – May 17, 2021 Location: Online  Language: Italian Participants: 30 Tuition: Free This initiative is made possible thanks to the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation. Description: This course is addressed to early-career teachers (lecturer, instructors, teaching associates/assistants, etc.) of the Italian language already working in US universities and/or high […]


“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’ […]


“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 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 […]