Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 1:00pm. Warner Library, 121 N Broadway, Tarrytown, NY 10591. Say Nothing, a historical, docudrama play written by Letty Serra and Jon Freda (known for Rocco in The Family, Law & Order and The Blacklist) will be performed as a table reading for the Say Nothing Immigration Initiative on Saturday, March 23, 2019. Based upon...

Roberta Di Carmine gave a talk about her recent book “Cultural Metamorphoses in Contemporary Italian Cinema” at the Western Illinois University Art Gallery on Friday. Di Carmine, a WIU professor of English who specializes in film studies, looked into four social areas that influenced contemporary Italian cinema: migrants struggling to adjust to a n...

Sal Serio's last trip to Sicily, his ancestral home, three years ago left an enduring imprint in his mind. It's one that he replays frequently. "It was my fourth time to visit Sicily," said Serio, 84, and a native New Orleanian. "Where my ancestors lived was in a town located on the Tyrrhenian Sea. One day, I walked to the edge of the sea and sat o...

In continuation of its commitment to promoting health and wellness in people's everyday lives, today Transamerica Center for Health Studies® (TCHS) released its Healthier Traditions: Italian Cookbook to facilitate healthy eating habits year-round, which is now available for users to download online for free. This marks the fourth edition of the TCH...

Saturday February 23 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM. I AM BOOKS - 189 NORTH STREET - BOSTON, MA 02113. The Italian American Writers Association in Boston presents “A literary reading and open mic,” beginning at 6 p.m. (sign ups at 5:45). The evening will be hosted by Jennifer Martelli. Featured authors: Joey Nicoletti is the author of three poetry collections,...

Saturday February 16 2019 from 10:00 alle 12:00 EST. ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center. 300 E 7th St, Charlotte NC 28202. CCI-NC's first quarterly Italian Storytime will be held on February 16th from 10am - 12pm in the Mcquire Boardroom at the Imaginon Library! Italian children's books will be read, and there will be an opportunity to socializ...

The Wrong Side of the Room: A Life in Music Theater by Norman Mathews is one man’s tale of a harrowing journey to a fulfilling life in music, theater, and love. Growing up in a loving Sicilian-American family (his real name is Ignazio Norman Cangelosi) in Rockford, Illinois, deeply shaped his future. The book traces an arc from his grandparents' de...

New street art celebrating Elena Ferrante's Neapolitan novels was unveiled this week in the city that inspired them. The murals, officially unveiled on Monday, adorn the walls of a public library in Rione Luzzatti, the working-class neighbourhood wedged behind the city's train tracks where Ferrante's four novels are believed to be set. They show th...

When: Thursday, February 07, 2019 From 6:00 pm To 8:00 pm - Where: Italian Cultural Institute of New York - Entrance : Free A creator is someone who invents something that was not there before: being a scientist, an artist, an entrepreneur. Italian history boasts many examples of famous creators, beginning with Leonardo da Vinci, whose 500th annive...

Monday February 4, 6:30 pm EST. Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò, New York University. 24 West 12th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues), Manhattan, NY casa.italiana@nyu.edu http://www.casaitaliananyu.org/ Gomorrah star, Salvatore Esposito, author of Non volevo diventare un boss (2016, Rizzoli), in conversation with Stefano Albertini (NYU) and Angela V...