Italian Language and Literature

21st Week of the Italian Language in the world – San Francisco

21st Annual Week of Italian Language in the World Oct 18-24, 2021 DANTE, The Italian Celebrating 700 years of Dante To mark the 700th anniversary of Dante Alighieri’s death, the theme for the 21st annual Week of Italian Language in the World (October 18-24, 2021) is DANTE, The Italian (Dante, l’italiano). PROGRAM LITaly: NEW ITALIAN WRITING […]

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K-12 Italian language poetry contest to celebrate Italian Language Week in the world

 In honor of the 21st annual Week of the Italian Language in the World, Fondazione Italia, in collaboration with the Consulate General of Italy in Los Angeles & San Francisco and the Italian Cultural Institute of Los Angeles & San Francisco, would like to invite K-12 students to participate in a poetry contest that will […]

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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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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 […]

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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 […]