Istituto Di Cultura - Londra

Performing Italy Seven video interviews with theatre-makers of migrant heritage on contemporary Italian stages

Events

Dante 1321-2021. A Man for All Seasons
Dante 1321-2021. A Man for All SeasonsTuesday, January 12, 2021 → Tuesday, May 18, 2021

A series of seminars to mark the 700th anniversary of Dante Alighieri's death Presented by Alessandro Scafi (Warburg Institute), Tabitha Tuckett (UCL) and John Took (UCL) The aim of this series is to explore some of the leading ideas of Dante’s work and their continuing significance to us. The audience will be introd...

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Performing Italy
Performing ItalyThursday, January 21, 2021 → Thursday, March 04, 2021

Seven video interviews with theatre-makers of migrant heritage on contemporary Italian stages Curated by Margherita Laera, University of KentIn collaboration with Alberto Lasso, Carla Peirolero and Oliviero Ponte di Pino Films by Nicola Giordanella | English subtitles by Corina Gabualdi | Production by Suq Genova Festival...

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Possible Futures for our Planet
Possible Futures for our PlanetFriday, January 22, 2021 → Friday, April 30, 2021

A series of online workshops for design students on the themes of sustainability.  “Possible Futures for our Planet” is promoted by the Italian Cultural Institute in London in collaboration with Nesta Italia. The project aims at creating synergies between design students based in Italy and England, to...

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Italian Poetry Today Poetry Prize
Italian Poetry Today Poetry PrizeThursday, February 04, 2021 → Friday, April 23, 2021

IPT Poetry Prize is dedicated to a diverse array of the best contemporary poetry in Italian. We aim to provide authors, especially young emerging poets, with a far-reaching forum in which to present their work. The prize is in collaboration with The Queen’s College at the University of Oxford, the Italian Cultural Insti...

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Silvia Rosi interviewed by ICI London Director Katia Pizzi and Art Historian Ben Thomas (University of Kent).
Silvia Rosi interviewed by ICI London Director Katia Pizzi and Art Historian Ben Thomas (University of Kent).Thursday, February 18, 2021 → Thursday, March 18, 2021

Italian-Togolaise artist Silvia Rosi talks about her exploration of the ideas of memory, migration and diaspora through her work with photography, text and video. The artist looks at her personal family history drawing on her Togolaise heritage through self-portraits in which she plays her mother and father: Silvia re-en...

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MARCELLO - The Highlights
MARCELLO - The HighlightsTuesday, February 23, 2021 → Saturday, March 06, 2021

ICI London was pleased to support MARCELLO, back in January, the first Film Festival dedicated to Italian cinema in the city of Birmingham, home to the second largest Italian community in the UK. Family, comedy, gender and life outside geographical boundaries were the main themes of the festival - all details HERE Many...

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Dante at Royal Holloway
Dante at Royal HollowayTuesday, March 02, 2021

ICI London supports a study-day to commemorate the seventh centenary of the death of the author of the Divine Comedy, organised by Royal Holloway University with the HARI Humanities and Arts Research Institute and UCML University Council of Modern Languages.Programme: 10am-12pmWorkshop for students from state schools 1.30pmWelcome First...

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Ernesto de Martino, Decolonisation, and Translation
Ernesto de Martino, Decolonisation, and TranslationTuesday, March 02, 2021 → Tuesday, March 09, 2021

A conversation with Dorothy Louise Zinn (Free University of Bozen-Bolzano) and Roberto Dainotto (Duke University). Chaired by Joseph John Viscomi (Birkbeck, University of London).Recorded on 1 March 2021 as part of the Association for the Study of Modern Italy (ASMI) 2020-21 conference series, Italian Mediterraneans.  

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An Elephant in Rome. Bernini, the Pope and the Making of the Eternal City
An Elephant in Rome. Bernini, the Pope and the Making of the Eternal CityThursday, March 18, 2021

Book launch of An Elephant in Rome. Bernini, the Pope and the Making of the Eternal City by Loyd Grossman - published by Pallas Athene. The author in conversation with Georgina Godwin, introduced by Katia PIzzi In 1655, a new Pope, Alexander VII, fired with religious zeal, political guile and a mania f...

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