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“Settimana della Lingua Italiana 2017” at the Italian Cultural Institute

Main Events for the “Settimana della Lingua Italiana 2017”: 11 Oct, 12:30 p.m.: The World of Elena Ferrante Mechanics’ Institute Library   13 Oct, 07:00 p.m.: Litquake International Festival, “Longform fiction from Europe” Swedish-American hall, San Francisco   14 Oct, 05:30 p.m.: Book presentation “Ferocity” – a new book by Nicola Lagioia Libreria Pino, San […]

Cinema and Photography

SEQUENZE – Italian Through Contemporary Film – New Film Textbook

Untraditional textbook offers analyses of short clips selected from 10 award-winning, 21st century Italian films. Its 10 units provide discussion of contemporary Italian society including influence of the church, changes in society, politics, immigration, unemployment, and the pervasive influence of commercial TV.