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By Steve Feeney   Italy has welcomed American jazz artists over the years, often providing musical support for them from a cadre of homegrown players. Things sort of came full circle when local jazz/world/klezmer flutist Carl Dimow met the accomplished Italian vocalist Giuppi Paone in the summer of 2012 while she was visiting a friend i...

Doppio appuntamento a Bari con Michael J. Slaby, capo innovazione dello staff di Barack Obama durante le campagne presidenziali del 2008 e 2012 negli Stati Uniti. Michael Slaby sarà ospite di due incontri in programma mercoledì 25 settembre. UNIVERSITÀ - Il primo, in programma alle 10 nella sala 1 del Centro polifunzionale studenti dell'Università...

By Benedetta Graziani La Montclair State University, New Jersey, ha inaugurato con una serata di studi dedicata a Renzo Piano il ciclo 2013-14 di conferenze organizzate dalla dottoressa Teresa Fiore della Theresa and Lawrence R. Inserra Endowed Chair in Italian and Italian American Studies. La conferenza dal titolo The Humanistic Legacy in Renzo P...

"Service Above Self" is the motto for UNICO National, the largest Italian-American service organization in the United States. Their upcoming Beer and Wine tasting will raise money for their scholarship fund. Adam Provost and John Thomas shared more.   Food & Wine Tasting - Saturday, October 26th - 7:00PM to 9:00PM Basketball H...

For the third consecutive year "Festa del Vino" will be presented by the Italian-American Cultural Club from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Nov. 15 at St. Florian Hall in Wintersville. A special highlight of the evening will be a silent auction of items provided by area businesses and individuals. Well known local artist Dave Barnhouse has donated a print fr...

By Mauro Battocchi If you're in Utah over the next weeks, make sure to stop by the University of Utah's Willard Marriot Library for a first-hand look at ancient Italian books and manuscripts. La Parola Scritta: XVI Centuries of Italian Culture in Ink celebrates Italian contributions to world history and culture as we move into the final months of...

The phrase "authentic Italian" gets thrown around the NYC restaurant scene much more often than it should. However, at Hell's Kitchen gem Tavola, located at 488 9th Avenue, authentic Italian only begins to scratch the surface of the gustatory delights to be found there.   Restaurateur, owner, and Italian mastermind Nick Accardi opened Tavola...

Now that Eataly Chicago has been operating for a couple of weeks, now that lines form daily in front of each of its 23 eateries, it's about time we recognise that Eataly Chicago, at its overstuffed heart, is also a market.   A 63,000-square-foot wonderland, importing whole octopus from Spain, making mozzarella twice an hour. But fundamental...

Over the past week, two high-profile leaders in the New York metropolitan area found themselves at the center of unfolding political scandals. At least one, it seems, has some plausible deniability. In New Jersey, Gov. Chris Christie's political future is in doubt over the ever-widening "Bridgegate" fiasco, as emails revealed that members of his c...

By Raffaella Galvani Quanto vale il made in Italy? Giuseppe Caiazza, amministratore delegato dell'agenzia di pubblicità Saatchi & Saatchi Italia, se lo chiedeva da tempo. «Sia perché lavoriamo con aziende paladine nel mondo del marchio Italia, sia perché viaggiando avvertivo una disarmonia tra quello che noi pensiamo dei nostri prodotti e l...

Sicilian American lawyer, writer and professor Alfred M. Zappala, Esq. returns to the Italian American Museum to give us an update on The Sicilian Project and speak about the current living conditions in Sicily. In addition, he will speak about his upcoming fourth book on Sicily which is currently in the process of completion.   The Sicilian...

100 years of Maserati is something to celebrate. As such Concorso Italiano is inviting all Maserati owners to join the fun. To add a little encouragement CI will be providing a catered lunch in the Maserati owner's pavilion. In addition, the Maserati Club International's traditional tail gate party will be enhanced with complimentary party snacks a...