Italian Language and Literature

New Italian Books: promoting Italian book publishing throughout the world

New Italian Books is the site that promotes Italian publishing, language and culture in the world. It’s bilingual, and aimed at Italian and foreign publishers, literary agents, translators, Italianists, Italian cultural institutes, Italians abroad, and all literature lovers.​ With the goal of encouraging Italian publishing production in the world, and facilitating the translation process of the latest […]

Art Cinema and Photography

“In cerca di una nuova vita” & “So be it in peace” now online, by Museo Italo Americano, SF

Each show is a reprise of an original exhibit created by the Museo Italo Americano and sponsored by the E.L. Wiegand Foundation of Reno, Nevada. NOW ONLINE In Cerca di Una Nuova Vita – DIGITAL CATALOG HEREItalian Immigrations from Italy to California            Beniamino Bufano: So Be It In Peace – ONLINE EXHIBIT HEREA Retrospective […]

Italian Language and Literature

Caffe letterario book club: 2nd appointment & 2nd book!

CAFFÈ LETTERARIO, is the new virtual book club by Italian Cultural Institute in San Francisco. It gives you the opportunity to meet new friends who share your interest in the Italian language and literature. The second book to read and discuss is Donatella Di Pietrantonio’s L’Arminuta. Once you sign up and become a member of […]

Italian Language and Literature

“Unwanted”: conversation with author Maddalena Marinari

Join “Caffe Letterario – Portland” for a discussion with author and Professor Maddalena Marinari about her new book Unwanted. About this Event Dr. Marinari joined the history department at Gustavus Adolphus College in the fall semester of 2015. She teaches a broad range of courses on twentieth-century U.S. history, immigration history, American identity, U.S. in […]

Cinema and Photography

Cinema Italian Style 2020

Cinema Italian Style 2020 brings the best in new Italian cinema right to your home with a virtual edition in collaboration with the Seattle International Film Festival, who will host the festival on its platform. Many movies will be available for the entire USA, but the capacity is limited so make sure to buy your passes or […]

K-12 teacher Others

Every Child Conference 4th edition: “The impact of Covid-19” by Com.It.Es. SF on December 18, 2020

The impact of Covid-19: Strategies and Supports The Language and Culture Commission of Com.It.Es. San Francisco together with Every Child and Early Days Autism Center is proud to present the 4th edition of Every Child Conference. Every Child Conference 2020 is titled The impact of Covid-19: Strategies and Supports. This year’s intent is to offer an opportunity to share the […]

Cinema and Photography

A taste of Italian independent cinema at Tiburon International Film Festival

The Tiburon International Film Festival (TIFF) is an annual event, showcasing independent feature and short films from around the world. TIFF seeks to provide a greater understanding of the world and its many cultures through the artistic medium of film, and through the top quality films from around the world. TIFF wishes to enhance tolerance […]

Art Others

Etruscan civilization in ancient Italy, by Fondazione Italia

 Who were the Etruscans? Where did they come from? What role did they play in the Italian peninsula and what was their relationship with the Romans? What influence did they have in forging the future Roman civilization? This FREE virtual seminar with Maestra Antonella presented in English will explore this fascinating, yet mysterious, civilization that left a […]