Tag: Italy

41 PARALLELO Screenings: 5 Shorts + Bellocchio’s The Conviction

In collaboration with Napoli Film Festival. All films are in ENGLISH or have ENGLISH subtitles. 5 Short Films from the Napoli Film Festival (84 min.): Once Upon a Time a Kid (Winner of Best Short Film) (Poland, 2016, 25 min.) by Francesco Eramo Tom is a...

/ November 29, 2016

41 PARALLELO Double Feature: Flat Tyre (documentary) and Francesco Rosi’s Three Brothers

In collaboration with Napoli Film Festival. All films are in ENGLISH or ITALIAN with ENGLISH subtitles. Flat Tyre – An American Music Dream (Winner – Best Documentary) (Musical docu-fiction, Italy/USA, 2016, 71 min.) by Ugo Di Fenza The documentary follows a Neapolitan...

/ November 28, 2016

Two sides of Lampedusa

The refugee crisis takes a back seat in Gianfranco Rosi's new documentary Fire At Sea.

/ November 21, 2016

ART-ARTUSI: The Feast Days Food in Artusi Cuisine

As part of the first Week of Italian Cuisine in the World, Casa Artusi and the Emilia-Romagna Region organize an event for the launch of Art-Artusi, an innovative project aimed at promoting Italian culture all over the world with innovative tools and...

/ November 17, 2016

Shevchenko and Italy

Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a presentation by Giovanna Brogi (Associazione Italiana di Studi Ucraini). Taras Shevchenko never was in Italy, but many echoes of Italian literature and art are to be found in...

/ November 15, 2016

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