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This recital by Andrea Lucchesini, co-sponsored by the Italian Cultural Institute of New York, celebrates the release on the Audite label in September 2018 of the CD "Dialogues (Scarlatti & Berio / Schubert & Widmann)": https://play.audite.de/dialogues Trained under the guidance of Maria Tipo, Andrea Lucchesini garnered international recognition at...

In this episode, we speak with Val DiFebo, CEO of Deutsch New York. We talk about defying stereotypes, working hard, and putting family first, and how doing so has helped DiFebo bring so much value to her career, as well as her personal life. Val is known in the business world for her equally honest and endearing demeanor, having a reputation for s...

Thursday November 1, 6 pm, Hamilton 501 - 1130 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY, 10027. Valerie McGuire (University of California, Davis). Respondent: Ruth Ben-Ghiat (New York University). Moderator: Konstantina Zanou (Columbia University). This paper rethinks the traditional view that Italy represents a minor imperial power whose colonial ambitions...

Many times have I found myself on a narrow back road in Italy, surrounded by hills, trees and vineyards, to see nothing else but a little country winery in the distance. Eventually I would end up stopping by that wine producer, not knowing what to expect, to see if I could taste their wines and hear their story. Sometimes I would taste wines that h...

Tuesday November 6, 7:00 pm EDT - The Italian Cultural Foundation at Casa Belvedere - 79 Howard Avenue, Staten Island, NY. Admission: Suggested donation $20; open to the public. Contact: Marian Rodi 718-273-7660 info@casa-belvedere.org. What is it about Italy? Cultural superpower yet merely a mountainous Mediterranean peninsula, Italy has exerted a...

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. held his annual Italian-American Heritage and Culture Month ‘Mese della Cultura Italiana’ celebration on Thursday, October 11 at the Bronx Zoo’s Schiff Family Great Hall. This year’s honorees included Maltida Cuomo, wife of former Governor Mario Cuomo and mother of current Governor Andrew Cuomo; Dr. Michael Brescia...

Song’ E Napule NYC è la migliore pizzeria del mondo al di fuori dei confini nazionali. Parola del Gambero Rosso che, tra le pagine web della guida Top Italian Restaurant, consacra Ciro Iovine nell’Olimpo dei pizzaioli dei cinque continenti. Una gioia incontenibile per lo scugnizzo di Fuorigrotta, oramai all’estero da molti anni. Un sogno che divent...

It is already that time of year again: time for those who are not yet familiar with bilingual language programs at public schools, to join the Bilingual Fair at Fordham University at 62nd street on November 3. The Bilingual Fair, first launched by the French community in NYC, has grown a lot since its first edition of 2014, and it now attracts exhi...

When: November 17, 2018, 4:00 - 7:00pm - Where: Magazzino Italian Art, 2700 U.S. 9, Cold Spring, NY 10516 - What: Magazzino Italian Art Foundation presents U.S. Premiere of Danilo Correale’s Award-Winning Film Diranno che li ho uccisi io (They Will Say I Killed Them) The film draws from Correale’s in-depth research into Italian cinema produced betw...

Tony Evangelista has been carrying around a photo of his distant cousin in his wallet for decades. Last weekend, his distant cousin Nunzio Sulprizio was among the seven men and women elevated to sainthood on Oct. 14. Evangelista, who owns Il Posto Italian Restaurant in Bergen Beach, refers to his cousin as “the beato,” which means blessed in Italia...

  The New York-based Luxury Institute released its innovative 2018 Emotionally Intelligent Brand Index, featuring annual rankings and ratings for leading luxury men’s fashion brands by affluent U.S. consumers. The Emotionally Intelligent Brand Index methodology was developed using 10 years of proprietary, quantitative and qualitative research with...

La storia di Andreas Nota è quella di un ragazzo con le idee chiare, determinato ad inseguire il suo sogno e allo stesso tempo consapevole dell'importanza della formazione personale. Calcio e studio, due percorsi paralleli e di uguale importanza, che Andreas ha scelto di portare avanti con coraggio e con una maturità sorprendente. Finito il liceo,...