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È proprio vero: l’Italia è il Paese più bello del mondo, e a vederlo dall’estero, specialmente se sei italiano, finisci per apprezzarlo ancora di più che in patria. È questa la vivida impressione che l’evento di giovedì sera, “Veneto, the Land of Venice”, organizzato da EM Dreams Factory e dalla Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò, in collaborazione con R...

FSLC and Istituto Luce Cinecittà have revealed the lineup for the 2018 edition of Open Roads: New Italian Cinema. Running from May 31 – June 6 in New York City, this festival celebrating emerging talents in Italian cinema will feature 17 features, nine of which are North American premieres. Take a look below at the full lineup and click over to fil...

A new Advance Cookbook category, "Nostalgia," reflects on the "old." It plays on the notion that food continually connects us to each other and plugs us into the past. We don't want to lose those momentous tastes and actual formulae that built them. Now, this was a tough category at the Cookbook Taste-off itself because there were three wonderful c...

Brooklyn does not have a shortage of great places to go for pizza, whether for a slice or an entire pie. Three new spots recently opened up in the borough offering their own unique spin on a New York classic.  LBK, 669 Union Street (at 4th Avenue), Park Slope 347-889-5309Launched in February by the team behind Luzzo’s BK (145 Atlantic Avenue, Brook...

A New York la raccolta dell umido è aumentata del 400% grazie all'introduzione del modello italiano: questo il risultato della sperimentazione di due mesi che si è svolta tra settembre e dicembre in una zona residenziale di Manhattan. In questo periodo gli esperti del Consorzio Italiano Compostatori (CIC) hanno introdotto strumenti e informazioni i...

Monday, May 21, 2018, 6:30pm. John D. Calandra Italian American Institute. 25 West 43rd Street, 17th Floor, New York NY 10036 . Noted as a ‘civil poet’ by Alberto Moravia, Pier Paolo Pasolini was a creative and philosophical genius whose works challenged generations of Western Europeans and Americans to reconsider not only issues regarding the self...

La Scuola d'Italia Guglielmo Marconi's application for the International Baccalaureate Diploma has been approved by the International Baccalaureate Organization (IB) and is now an authorized IB World School for the Diploma Programme. "I firmly believe in the importance and benefits of a bilingual education. At La Scuola, we offer a warm, nurturing...

A sei anni fischiava le arie delle opere davanti agli amici della madre, e oggi Elena Somarè calca i palcoscenici di tutto il mondo, dove porta i più grandi classici della tradizione sudamericana e napoletana arrangiati in modo unico attraverso il fischio melodico, di cui lei è una delle principali interpreti.  Debutta sul palco dello storico Alexa...

The first time Ciro Rocco came to the U.S., he was a prisoner of war. A truck driver in the Italian Army in North Africa during World War II, he was captured by the British during the Siege of Tobruk, Libya, in 1941. He was among the Italian soldiers who were turned over to American forces and brought to the U.S. for the duration of the war. “He sa...

The Italian Cultural Foundation at Casa Belvedere (79 Howard Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10301) presents: "THE LIFE & TIMES OF GIUSEPPE GARIBALDI" a presentation by Gaetano V. Cavallaro R.Ph., M.D.. Tuesday, May 22, 2018 @ 7:00 PM To the man on the street, Garibaldi is involved only with the unification of Italy. Nothing could be further from the tru...

The newest bar to descend upon Tribeca has an Italian riviera resort vibe dreamt up by an unlikely designer. Housed within The Frederick Hotel, the space—Primo’s, which opens May 1—is spearheaded by Aisa Shelley, who brought in 27-year-old Camilla Deterre to oversee its interiors. That the model turned photographer turned designer was selected over...

Senso Unico is the one way to a delicious, authentic Italian meal, served with love and pride by Chef Vincenzo and his lovely wife, Laura Garofalo. Senso Unico means “one way” in Italian and is seen on street signs everywhere to indicate the flow of traffic. Senso Unico is perched on a quaint corner in Sunnyside across from a playground on 47th Ave...