Italian Language and Literature Others

L’America è un esperimento: scrittori e storie degli Stati Uniti – IIC SF, May 25

In-person presentation with authors Enrico Rotelli, R.O. Kwaon and Elaine Castillo – MAY 25 | 6:00 pm    How can we, in Italy, talk about the new literature of the United States of America? And has Italy always been so attached and attracted to it? In L’America è un esperimento: Scrittori e storie degli Stati Uniti, […]

Italian Language and Literature Others

Talking to the Girls: Intimate and Political Essays on the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire – May 12

A collection of stirring and provocative personal essays by family members, writers, scholars, teachers, artists, and activists Talking to the Girls: Intimate and Political Essays on the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire stands as a written memorial to the 46 garment workers who died in New York City on March 25, 1911.The book honors the legacy of […]

Others

“Festa di Primavera” at NorthBeach, SF – Apr 24

Hosted by Honorary Chair, Francis Ford Coppola, this celebratory event, Festa di Primavera, will be tented on the terrazza of Saints Peter & Paul Church from 4:00 to 8:00 pm. Sponsorship opportunities and general ticket sales are now available.  For over two decades, this festive event has brought together neighbors, families, and friends to share a delicious meal […]

Art Others

“Where did all the girls go?” – 04/28 online with Museo Italo-Americano, SF

Illustrated lecture by artist, curator, and instructor Tricia Grame who discusses the evolution of the image of the female body in art and its enduring cultural impact on art history, ancient symbols, female identity, the collective belief systems about women, their prescribed position in society and throughout history.  Tricia Grame is an artist, curator and educator, who […]

Italian Language and Literature Others Science and Technology

UNDERSTANDING “MADE IN ITALY”: A conversation with Riccardo Illy, by IIC SF – Apr 6

UNDERSTANDING “MADE IN ITALY” THE ART OF EXCELLENT PRODUCTSEnchanting Customers with Premium Brand Experiences April 6, 2022 | 6:00PM   A conversation with Riccardo Illy at the Firehouse, Fort Mason, on the occasion of the release of his new book THE ART OF EXCELLENT PRODUCTS: Enchanting Customers with Premium Brand Experiences. Event moderated by Kathy […]

Italian Language and Literature Others Topics

Creative Engagements with the Venice Ghetto – March 6th

A Zoom panel discussion featuring Marjorie Agosín and Margaux Fitoussi, moderated by Katharine Trostel and Amanda Sharick Sunday, March 6, 11 AM PST The Venice Ghetto: A Memory Space that Travels asks important questions about what lessons the Venice Ghetto might carry for the twenty-first century. How do we resist thinking about the Ghetto as […]

Food Others

Festa di Carnevale & Battle of grapes at Museo ItaloAmericano, SF – Feb 26th

Date/TimeSaturday 02/26/20226:00 pm – 8:00 pm In these uncertain Covid times the Museo has decided to merge the Wine Tasting originally scheduled for January 29, 2022 and the Festa di Carnevale Event to give people the possibility to attend in person in multiple locations or online.   The new event will take place at the Museo Italo Americano at Fort Mason […]