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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 […]

Italian Language and Literature

Caffe Letterario book club: 3rd appointment and 3rd book!

CAFFÈ LETTERARIO Book Club  With special guest, author Donatella Di Pietrantonio CAFFÈ LETTERARIO, is the Italian Cultural Institute in San Francisco virtual book club. It gives you the opportunity to meet new friends who share your interest in the Italian language and literature.The third book to read and discuss is Donatella Di Pietrantonio’s Borgo Sud. We’ll have the privilege […]

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 […]

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 […]

Italian Language and Literature

Mediterranean migrations in Italian Literature

With Special guest writer Marinette Pendola Born in Tunis to parents of Sicilian origin, Marinette Pendola writes about history, customs and traditions of the Italian community of Tunisia, a diaspora resulting from migrations in the Mediterranean region. The North African country has long been at the center of her studies and writing and in her […]

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 […]

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XX settimana della lingua Italiana nel mondo: panoramica sull’offerta a San Francisco

La XX Settimana della lingua italiana nel mondo si svolgerà dal 19 al 25 ottobre 2020 e avrà come titolo “L’italiano tra parola e immagine: graffiti, illustrazioni, fumetti”, una tematica che potrà essere declinata sia in chiave storico-linguistica, sia ponendo l’accento su forme espressive come il fumetto, la novella grafica e l’editoria per ragazzi. Di […]