The Italian American Museum Presents: "Conversations About The Black Madonna". Thursday, April 27th, 7:00 PM - 155 Mulberry Street (Corner of Grand and Mulberry Streets) New York, NY 10013 Singer, percussionist, healer and director Alessandra Belloni, joined by master bansuri flautist Steve Gorn will take the audience on an enchanting journey of di...

Italy’s tourist industry fared quite well at Easter, and especially art cities were the undisputed queens of the holiday. They were able to attract the most sizeable number of visitors during the Holy Week. Let’s start with the numbers: according to Federalberghi between Thursday and Easter Monday 2.9 million travellers out of 10 million chose arch...

Materiali innovativi per l’edilizia e l’ingegneria, in grado di resistere ai terremoti e alla corrosione operata dal tempo. È fatto anche di questo il “ponte” di intelligenze e di ricerca fra le due sponde dell’Atlantico, che ISSNAF vuole promuovere e far crescere. «L’eccellenza italiana non è solo nella moda o nel food, ma anche in mondi meno “sex...

Ten Italian universities have been recognized among the top 200 'young' universities world wide - with one attaining ninth place overall. According to the rankings from Times Higher Education, which judged universities under 50 years old across 48 countries, the Scuola Sant'Anna in Pisa is the ninth best university in the world. "I'm very happy wit...

Una casa a due piani, dalle stanze piccole distribuite quasi una dentro l'altra, che guarda Padula dall'alto. Un tempo vi abitava con la famiglia Joe Petrosino, il poliziotto padulese naturalizzato americano, ucciso dalla Mano Nera a Palermo il 12 marzo 1909. Ora, piacevolmente 'avvolto' da fotografie, arredi e oggetti simbolo, ad aprire le porte d...

The Bourbon Royal residences in Campania have been finding a new life in the recent months, thanks to a great job of synergy between the Campania region and the Italian Ministry of Culture. It is a group of more than twenty sites, all built between the beginning of the eighteenth century and the first half of the nineteenth by order of Charles of B...

Italophiles and pizza nerds, get ready: Zia Esterina is opening on Thursday at 112 Mulberry Street, the pizza fritta and fried calzone spot from Naples very own Gino Sorbillo. He’s one of Italy’s most public food figures, an Italian TV regular whose reputation was enhanced when he defied the Camorra when it allegedly torched his restaurant. And he...

Production of certified buffalo mozzarella cheese from the southern Campania region will have to comply with stricter rules to meet growing demand from foreign and remote countries. The decision was announced by the director of the protection consortium, Pier Maria Saccani. The new regulation of a business that has reached €500 million in sales inc...

The Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco is pleased to announce the first in a series of evenings devoted to the theme "Literary Locations," an exploration of the intimate connection between author and the place that provides the backdrop to their stories. The choice for the first event in this series is author Elena Ferrante, whose quartet...

According to various media a team of physicists working at Federico II University in Naples reproduced in a lab a very small scale of the spacetime tunnel known as the ‘Einstein-Rosen bridge’, or Wormole, and described in the theory elaborated by Albert Einstein and Nathan Rosen in the 1930s. The coordinator of the international group that carried...