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It's Not What They Think About You

Darrell Fusaro

When we think thoughts of love and appreciation towards others, we feel connected, confident, and optimistic.

IAWA Presents Nancy Caronia and Edvige Giunta on Saturday, September 12, @ Cornelia St. Cafe

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The Italian American Writers Association (iawa) presents two Italian American scholars -- Nancy Caronia and Edvige Giunta -- on Saturday, September 12 at Cornelia St. Café, 29...

Part II -- The Unfortunate Pilgrim*: Or You Can’t Get There From Here

Jerry Krase

Finding her roots in the almost mythic hometown of my wife's father, Anthony Charles Nicoletti, wasn't as easy as we thought it was, but it was well worth the effort. To...

Twenty Kids, Italy and Me

A. J. Valentini

2015 edition of the IACE Summer Program. From Milan to Rome on the “Frecciarossa,” a high speed train which travels at speeds up to 300 kilometers an hour (over 180mphs!),...

The Dehumanization of The “Other”

Anthony Julian Tamburri
The Lifeless body of Aylan Kurdi, 3, around the word. A Syrian boy who drowned in his family's failed attempt to sail to the island of Kos in Turkey

As some of us heard from Italy’s Chamber of Deputies president Laura Boldrini the other day at the Consulate General of Italy here in New York, over 60 million people are “in flux” throughout the world, as I write. “In flux” is a recently coined phrase that refers, here, to the current world-wide migration that we all witness to some degree or another on a daily basis. What we see for the most part in the news concerns the more recent deluge of an exodus, one can readily state, that occurs throughout the Mediterranean; a flow of human beings that in recent history truly has no equal.

The Stone Presents Marco Cappelli’s Residency

RICERCARI & IMPROVISATIONS; JIM PUGLIESE’s PHASE III; ACOUSTIC DUOS; ITALIAN DOC REMIX + SPECIAL GUEST: MARC RIBOT; AROUND SIR B. BRITTEN; IN THE SHADOW OF NO TOWERS; THE...

Celebrate NIAF’s 40th with Il Volo!

Il Volo, the Italian pop operatic trio, will make a special appearance during NIAF’s 40th Meet and greet them tenors Piero Barone and Ignazio Boschetto, and baritone Gianluca...

Rome’s Mayor & the Jubilee Year Called by Pope Francis

Judith Harris

Gearing up for the Jubilee Year called by Pope Francis for Dec. 8, the City of Rome is cleaning up its act (and some of its streets), despite the recent, devastating wave of...

Celebrating 35 Years of the Calandra Institute

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 7pm to 9pm AT PICCOLO FIORE RISTORANTE 230 EAST 44TH STREET, Manhattan (between 2nd and 3rd Avenues) REGINA DECICCO will perform stand-up...

Between The Seas 2015 - A Festival of Mediterranean Performing Arts

I. I.

This year the festival presents some of the most acclaimed and innovative performers from the Mediterranean region.

Revolution Sweeps Italian Museums

Judith Harris

In a radical change of policy, the Italian government has just appointed twenty new directors for museums and archaeological sites from Milan to Paestum. Among them are ten women..

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