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ROMA – Un'occasione per riflettere su identità italo-americana e immaginario cinematografico nell'incontro previsto mercoledì 15 maggio a Roma presso la sede dell'associazione Leusso (viale Regina Margherita 1) alle ore 18.   L'iniziativa, intitolata "Il cinema tra rito e impresa: Scorsese, Spielberg, Bergman", prevede infatti il contributo...

New York Italians in collaboration with Fordham University, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures Department is pleased to announce that starting September 2013 we will create a fund to encourage the study of the Italian language, preserve Italian traditions and benefit students enrolled in Italian programs at Fordham University providing...

Elisa Martorana, fotoreporter bagherese, sta riscuotendo un grande successo oltreoceano presso la prestigiosa galleria d'arte Casa Belvedere di NY.   Martorana è arrivata alla Italian Cultural Fondation con il suo progetto fotografico Quelli di Bagheria dopo Baarìa, già patrocinato dal Mibac e dal Parlamento della Legalità, conquistando pubb...

Una delegazione di aziende siciliane presenti a New York in occasione del Summer Fancy Food 2013 ha partecipato ieri ad un incontro organizzato presso l'ufficio di rappresentanza di Banca Popolare di Vicenza al 595 di Madison Avenue. A fare gli onori di casa Gianni Sellers responsabile del desk dell'Istituto bancario italiano che ha illustrato le...

by Piero Armenti   New York è la città delle opportunità, della promesse, della follia. Ma anche se ci vivi e la ami, capiteranno quei giorni in cui ti sentirai homesick. E penserai che l'aria di casa è diversa, il pasticcio di lasagne della mamma non lo troverai mai da nessuna parte, troverai insopportabile l'odore degli hotdog sprigionato...

The woman allegedly killed by a deranged driver who plowed into pedestrians on LA's Venice Beach boardwalk was on her honeymoon and had only been married for three days. Alice Gruppioni, a 32-year-old from Bologna, Italy, was walking along the boardwalk with her husband when she was struck and killed by the speeding car, which also injured at least...

Dear Friends,I am thrilled to announce that on October 23, 2013, to celebrate the colorful Fall Season, I will be hosting a Dinner/Demo at one of my favorite restaurants owned and operated by a great Chef: Chef Rocco Sacramone, originally from Orsogna, a small town in Abruzzo. But wait, I'm not just hosting! The dinner will be a four course meal d...

By Cary Beavers Folks in and around Bristol are in for their annual little taste of Italy Sept. 14 as the Bristol Lions Club hosts the 30th Annual Italian Festival. The event will take place at Lions Park, along the Delaware at the foot of Mill Street. The rain date is Sunday, Sept. 15.   Sausage, meatballs, pork, chicken parm ... all...

Join us for an evening of Italian culture and cuisine as we celebrate our Festa di Colombo on the top floor of The Leonardo. Space is limited and we always sell out! Get tickets before it's too late!   The event features an Italian inspired 4-course meal, silent auction, raffle prizes, live Italian entertainment, a DJ, liquor wine & beer...

Tom Dreesen explains the need for including Italian American studies in the university curriculum. Memory of the Italian immigrant experience is fading fast and the only way to capture that slice of Italian and American history is serious study and teaching university level teaching, research and writing about the epic struggles and the remarkable...

When I entered Fellini Caffè I was unsure if it had actually opened for business yet. That was my American reaction to the ultra-minimalist Italian design, because Fellini opened fully for business a few weeks ago in Hanover Rice Village. It's just tables and chairs, with a high table beneath the Fellini logo ready for high-powered clientele. I mo...

By Rich Scinto The town proved Sunday that not only could it host the annual Greater New Haven Columbus Day Parade, but that it could host a record number of marchers. "It was the largest one in 50 years that we know of," said Paul Criscuolo, co-chair of the event.   It was also the first time in the parade's history that it was hosted in...