Italian Language and Literature

Certification of Italian Language at San Francisco – 2020 exam dates UPDATE

Certification of Italian Language at the Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco The Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco offers, twice a year, the opportunity to take the official exams for the Certification of Italian Language (CELI) managed by the Università per Stanieri di Perugia at the headquarters of the Institute itself. Exam dates for […]

Others Study in the States

Help Save the Italian Program at Westchester High School in Los Angeles!

HELP SAVE A SUCCESSFUL ITALIAN LANGUAGE TEACHER’S JOB & PROGRAM! Mr. Frank Lenoci has successfully grown the Italian program at Westchester ESM for the past five years. He prides himself on teaching his students not only the Italian language but in also delivering a comprehensive program that successfully creates connections for his students to Italian […]

Economy

“What you should know about A.P. Giannini” by Museo Italo Americano, SF

Date/TimeThursday 05/28/20205:30 pm – 6:30 pm Categories Lectures On May 6 2020, the San Francisco City Board of Supervisors adopted a resolution “recognizing A. P. Giannini on the occasion of his 150th birthday for his substantial contributions to San Francisco history, Italian American culture, and declaring May 6 as A. P. Giannini Day in the […]

Music and Theatre

Radio Ascolta: canzoni italiane online

Radio Ascolta è la radio online che trasmette dall’ Italia in tutto il mondo le più belle canzoni italiane, della storia della musica italiana. Tutto gratuitamente, senza alcuna interruzione pubblicitaria.  Radio Ascolta manda in onda 24 ore su 24 i più bei brani di musica leggera italiana del passato, dal dopoguerra fino agli anni 90, […]

Art

RAPHAEL’S DREAM: A Live Zoom Presentation by Marzia Faietti and Istituti di Cultura – May 15th

 #Raffaello500 RAPHAEL’S DREAM A Live Zoom Presentation by Marzia Faietti   May 15, 2020 | 11:00am PST   On the occasion of the 500th anniversary of Raffaello Sanzio’s death, while we wait for cultural destinations to reopen and to be able to see works of art live again, the network of Italian Cultural Institutes (IIC) […]

Economy

Happy 150th Birthday A.P. Giannini!

By Museo Italo-Americano, San Francisco A.P. Giannini, founder of Bank of America, was born on May 6, 1870 in San Jose. On May 6 2020, the San Francisco City Board of Supervisors adopted a resolution “recognizing A. P. Giannini on the occasion of his 150th birthday for his substantial contributions to San Francisco history, Italian […]

Italian Language and Literature

What two great Italian writers can teach us about coronavirus – online, May 9

A Conversation in English with Angela Zagarella, by Associazione Culturale Italiana. The plague is a central element in two of the greatest works of Italian literature, Giovanni Boccaccio’s 14th-century prose work “The Decameron,” and Alessandro Manzoni’s 19th-century novel “The Betrothed”. A close look at these two masterpiece as a key to interpret our difficult present. […]

Italian Language and Literature K-12 student

Italian Cultural Institute in SF presents: Favole al telefono – STILL ON AIR!

 Favole al telefono: Lettura di fiabe dal libro di Gianni Rodari per i piccini dai 4 ai 10 anni, in italiano o in inglese. Come fare? Semplice: chiama i numeri WhatsApp qui di seguito tra le 18 e le 19 di martedì e giovedì per ascoltare dal vivo la lettura di una fiaba. Favole al telefono: […]

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“Our brilliant friends”: Book Club & Watch party – May 4

Join Elena Ferrante’s translator Ann Goldstein, writer and educator Darcey Steinke (Flash Count Diary, Sister Golden Hair), writer and literary critic John Freeman (Freeman’s), writer and feminist activist Jamia Wilson (Road Map for Revolutionaries, The ABCs of AOC), journalist and author Elizabeth Mitchell (Lincoln’s Lie, forthcoming in October), and Europa’s Editor in Chief Michael Reynolds for an informal online conversation about Ferrante’s novels and the HBO adaption of My Brilliant Friend. This conversation […]