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Dante 1321-2021 A Man for All Seasons A series of seminars to mark the 700th anniversary of Dante Alighieri's death

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Building New Bridges. Katia Pizzi is Director of the Italian Institute of Culture in London and 2021 is a year of Dante celebrations and many more.
Building New Bridges. Katia Pizzi is Director of the Italian Institute of Culture in London and 2021 is a year of Dante celebrations and many more.Wednesday, January 06, 2021 → Sunday, January 24, 2021

ICI London Director Katia Pizzi has been interviewed by Alain Elkann: she talks about the promotion of Italian Culture and language at the time of Coronavirus, how to adapt and at the same time reach new audiences, online events and new collaborations, future events and Brexit. Read the complete interview, in English, on...

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Audiolibro Dalla selva oscura al Paradiso. Un percorso nella Divina Commedia di Dante Alighieri in trentatré lingue
Audiolibro "Dalla selva oscura al Paradiso. Un percorso nella Divina Commedia di Dante Alighieri in trentatré lingue"Wednesday, January 06, 2021 → Friday, December 31, 2021

An audiobook, produced by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation on the occasion of Dante's centenary celebrations, presents select passages from the poem in thirty-three different languages. Seven hundred years after Dante's death, the audiobook Dalla selva oscura al Paradiso (From the Dark Forest...

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Renaissance Grace in Dialogue
Renaissance Grace in DialogueWednesday, January 06, 2021 → Sunday, January 31, 2021

Read the contributions from the book launch The Grace of the Italian Renaissance by Ita Mac Carthy, hosted by ICI London on 24 November last, with texts by the author, Patricia Emison, Paolo D'Angelo, Martin McLaughlin and Brian Cummings. Read HERE

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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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MARCELLO - Italian Film Festival
MARCELLO - Italian Film FestivalFriday, January 15, 2021 → Monday, January 18, 2021

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 are the main themes of the festival, which aims at being not only a point of view on cinema, but also a meeting place: meeting...

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Book launch: From the generation to the individual: a portrait of Pier Vittorio Tondelli, by Olga Campofreda
Book launch: From the generation to the individual: a portrait of Pier Vittorio Tondelli, by Olga CampofredaTuesday, January 19, 2021

Over just one decade, the bestselling author Pier Vittorio Tondelli witnessed through his novels and his articles the many faces of Italian society, moving from the countercultural Seventies through the years of the mass culture. Translated in French and English, very much loved among the youth, he died of AIDS on the 16th...

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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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Book launch: Una giornata, by Alain Elkann (Bompiani)
Book launch: Una giornata, by Alain Elkann (Bompiani)Wednesday, January 27, 2021

The author in conversation with Marina Valensise, introduced by Katia PIzzi Edmond Bovet-Maurice is sixty-eight, he is going to retire in two years. He is the Director of a prestigious museum, well-known and respected all over the world. His one aspiration is now to become a member of the Académie Française: ...

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