Ciao from Rome to all the friends of We the Italians, and Happy Easter! We are particularly pleased and proud to announce the first partnership that kicks off a new season for We the Italians. We know that the problem of dual citizenship is very important for several members of the Italian American community, and that is why we are pleased to be ab...

The year 1927 was a milestone in Italian American assimilation.  Its immigrant culture was literally electrocuted in Boston as its classical heritage was reborn on Manhattan’s west side.   There was no connection between the state execution of anarchists Sacco and Vanzetti and the opening of the Italian House at Columbia University.  But, in retros...

Dal 2013 Italian Business & Investment Initiative ogni anno organizza un convegno a New York dal nome The International Business Exchange per offrire all’Italia l’opportunità di presentarsi davanti a una selezionata platea di 200 persone composta da decisori e investitori della costa orientale degli Stati Uniti. All’edizione di quest’anno, a Park A...

The Italian Dance Connection, IDACOnyc, will return to NYC for its fifth anniversary season, Tuesday, May 21 through Friday, May 24, a platform that connects Italian dancers, choreographers and filmmakers with the international New York dance scene and artistic community. The theme of this year's IDACO Contemporary Dance and Film event is DIVER/CIT...

Getting a seat at Rao’s is like buying a time-share. Since 1896 the tiny Italian-American restaurant has been serving up family-style lemon chicken and seafood salad beneath strings of Christmas lights on a corner in East Harlem. But after New York Times food critic Mimi Sheraton gave it a three-star review in 1977, Rao’s enacted a notoriously stri...

Thursday, May 2nd, 2019, 6:30 – 8:00 PM at Shakespeare & Co. 939 Lexington Avenue | New York, NY 10065. TICKETS: NonMembers $20 / Members $15. Reservations required RSVP TODAY! Gentlemen always welcome! Payments are nonrefundable. The National Organization of Italian American Women Greater New York Region – Metro Network presents: The Alchemy of It...

Friday, April 26, 2019, 6:00 PM EDT. CIMA - Center for Italian Modern Art, 421 Broome Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10013. The Metafisica Solution: How to Discuss Fascist-Era Architecture Without Controversy. The term ‘metaphysical’ associated with the paintings of de Chirico and Carrà has, beyond its origins in the early 20th century, played an...

An aerospace engineering startup founded in Italy will receive $1 million after winning a New York state competition that aims to boost the state's aerial drone industry. Founded in 2017 in Parma, Italy, Sentient Blue designs small, gas engines for unmanned aerial vehicles. On Wednesday the company was named the latest winner of the GENIUS NY prize...

Delmonico’s in New York City was the first establishment to use the name “restaurant.” They were the first restaurant to have printed menus. They were the first restaurant to offer a cookbook. They were the first restaurant to serve women sitting without men at their own table (how shocking!) Delmonico’s was also the first dining establishment in A...

Un grande lavoro di squadra. È così che il Console Generale Francesco Genuardi ha definito l’introduzione del Dual Language Program inglese/italiano nella Publich School 242 di Harlem, il primo a Manhattan, dopo quello già attivo a Brooklyn. Un lavoro di squadra che ha visto coinvolti istituzioni italiane e americane, associazioni, rappresentanti d...