Tag: Italy

IN SCENA! Italian Theater Festival NY: Ten

This event is part of IN SCENA! Italian Theater Festival NY 2017 Ten [Dieci] Written by Andrej Longo (From the homonymous book published in Italy by Adeplhi and in the US by Penguin Books in a translation by Howard Curtis) Directed...

/ May 5, 2017

IN SCENA! Italian Theater Festival NY: Sweet Home Albania

This event is part of IN SCENA! Italian Theater Festival NY 2017 Sweet Home Albania [Albania casa mia] Written by Aleksandros Memetaj Directed by Giampiero Rappa With Aleksandros Memetaj Produced by Teatro Argot (Lazio) February 25 1991, Albania. The communist regime...

/ May 5, 2017

IN SCENA! Italian Theater Festival NY: My Idea. Memory of Joe Zangara.

This event is part of IN SCENA! Italian Theater Festival NY 2017 My Idea. Memory of Joe Zangara [La mia idea. Memoria di Joe Zangara] Written and directed by Ernesto Orrico With Ernesto Orrico Music by Massimo Garritano Produced by...

/ May 4, 2017

Presentation: Le Conversazioni 2017

With: Antonio Monda, NYU. Followed by a screening of the documentary Diversity directed by Carlotta Corradi about the previous edition (2016) with Valeria Luiselli, Donato Carrisi, Gary Shteyngart, Erica Jong, Hanan al-Shaykh, Garth Risk Hallberg, and Marlon James. Le Conversazioni is the...

/ May 3, 2017

Screening: La Stoffa dei Sogni (with director Gianfranco Cabiddu)

This screening is part of Primi al Cinema, a new Casa Italiana series dedicated to debut films, American and New York premieres and other cinematographic novelties from and about Italy. La stoffa dei sogni (Italy, 2016, 101 min.) In ITALIAN with...

/ May 2, 2017

Screening: Black Holes [I buchi neri, 1995] (with director Pappi Corsicato)

On the occasion of Pappi Corsicato‘s participation in the Tribeca Film Festival with his latest documentary Julian Schnabel: A Private Portrait Screening of: Black Holes [I buchi neri] (Italy, 1995, 88 min.) In ITALIAN with ENGLISH subtitles Written and directed by Pappi...

/ April 29, 2017

Panel: The Life and Work of Natalia Ginzburg

Organized by the NYU Center for Applied Liberal Arts On the occasion of the publication of Jenny McPhee‘s new translation of Natalia Ginzburg’s novel A Family Lexicon (New York Review Books). A panel discussion about Ginzburg, women writers, and the...

/ April 28, 2017

Screening: “Pecore in erba”

Trastevere, the historic district of the Italian capital is put into turmoil by a sensational news story: Leonardo Zulliani has disappeared. The case becomes a true national emergency, but who’s Leonardo? And what really happened? This screening is part of...

/ April 26, 2017

Exhibition Opening: Landscapes (Photographs by Giuseppe Di Piazza)

Landscapes: An exhibition of photographs by Giuseppe Di Piazza. On view through June 16, 2017 Mon-Fri 10-5 Observing these photographs, the perceptions of touch and vision are one and the same. The choice of a particular location and that of...

/ April 20, 2017

Lecture: Dante and English Romanticism. Voicing Freedoms

A lecture by Diego Saglia (Università di Parma). Between the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, British culture saw a surge in the interest in Dante and his Divina Commedia. Writers, artists, translators and critics engaged with his figure and work with...

/ April 18, 2017