Tag: Italy

Trump is not America’s Berlusconi. He’s much worse, say New York’s Italians

Not all bigmouthed, misogynistic politicians are created equal.

/ November 7, 2016

Lecture: With Whistler in Venice

A lecture by Heather R. Nolin

/ November 1, 2016

Book presentation: If Venice Dies

What is Venice worth? To whom does this urban treasure belong? This eloquent book by internationally renowned art historian Salvatore Settis urgently poses these questions, igniting a new debate about the Queen of the Adriatic and cultural patrimony at large. Venetians are...

/ October 31, 2016

Ariosto After 500 Years

An international symposium on Ariosto

/ October 17, 2016

Adventures in Italian Opera with Fred Plotkin: A Conversation with Simon Keenlyside

The first "Adventure" with one of America's main experts on opera.

/ October 13, 2016

New York Italians divided on Renzi’s referendum

Far away from home, Italians in New York are deciding how to vote in an upcoming referendum on constitutional reform.

/ October 13, 2016

Paolo Galluzzi on Waldseemüller’s 1507 “Cosmographia”

Galluzzi will discuss Martin Waldseemüller's 1507 map —the oldest one to use the name “America.”

/ October 10, 2016

Our Last (Il nostro ultimo): New York Premiere

Movie premiere of "Our Last," the story of two brothers, Fabrizio and Guglielmo, of their troubled relationship, and of their lives filled with distractions.

/ October 5, 2016

Angels of Evil: Sympathetic Perpetrators on Small Italian Screens

A lecture by Dana Renga, The Ohio State University.

/ September 29, 2016

Bodoni: The Face behind the Face

Valerie Lester’s illustrated presentation will set Bodoni’s work in the context of his era (1740-1813).

/ September 28, 2016