Istituto Di Cultura - Chicago

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Staglieno Cemetery: Genoa's magnificent, neglected sculpture museum a lecture by  Author, Sculptor and Marble Carver Walter S. Arnold   April 25th at 6pm
Staglieno Cemetery: Genoa's magnificent, neglected sculpture museum a lecture by Author, Sculptor and Marble Carver Walter S. Arnold April 25th at 6pmTuesday, April 25, 2017

Staglieno CemeteryGenoa's magnificent, neglected sculpture museuma lecture by Author, Sculptor and Marble Carver Walter S. Arnold April 25th at 6pmItalian Cultural Institute500 N Michigan Avenue, Suite 1450 Genoa is not on the "grand tour"of Italy- everyone focuses on Rome, Florence and Venice. Very little attention...

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Rovine Circolari in Via dei dollari.  A Celebration of the Italian Accordion.
Rovine Circolari in "Via dei dollari". A Celebration of the Italian Accordion.Friday, April 28, 2017

Rovine Circolari in "Via dei dollari". A Celebration of the Italian Accordion. Friday, April 28th at 7pmInstituto Cervantes31 W Ohio St. Via dei dollari” is an hour-long presentation in English with poems and songs performed in Italian. “Via dei dollari,” or Dollar Street, is the name of the aven...

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An Evening with Alberto Moravia
An Evening with Alberto MoraviaTuesday, May 02, 2017

An Evening with Alberto Moraviaa dramatic (and comedic) reading of 3 of Moravia's short storiesby Lawrence Garner May 2nd at 6:30pm Italian Cultural Institute500 N Michigan Avenue, Suite 1450   Lawrence Garner will give a dramatic (and comedic) reading of 3 of Moravia's short stories from his anthology "Racconti...

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European Bookclub - A Voice in the Night  The discussion in English will be moderated by Professor Veronica Vegna
European Bookclub - A Voice in the Night The discussion in English will be moderated by Professor Veronica VegnaWednesday, May 10, 2017

European Bookclub - A Voice in the NightThe discussion in English will be moderated by Professor Veronica Vegna May 10th at 6pmItalian Cultural Institute500 N Michigan Avenue, Suite 1450 Montalbano investigates a robbery at a supermarket, a standard case that takes a spin when manager Guido Borsellino is later found...

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Cineclub at the Institute - The Days of Abandonment (I giorni dell'abbandono)
Cineclub at the Institute - The Days of Abandonment (I giorni dell'abbandono)Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Cineclub at the Italian Cultural Institute of Chicago A series of six italian films based on novels or theatrical plays   May 16th at 6pmThe Days of Abandonment (I giorni dell’abbandono)Introduced by Professor Cristina Lombardi-Diop — Loyola UniversityItalian Cultural Institute500 N Michigan Avenue, Suite 1450   ...

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Pasolini Requiem: The 2nd Edition of this Bestselling Biography
"Pasolini Requiem": The 2nd Edition of this Bestselling BiographyWednesday, May 24, 2017

Pasolini Requiem(University of Chicago Press, 2017) The 2nd Edition of this bestselling biograpy of one of the most important Italian intellectuals of the post–World War II erapresented by Author Barth David SchwartzMay 24th at 6pm Italian Cultural Institute500 N Michigan Avenue, Suite 1450   Author Barth David ...

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Opening of the Solo Exhibition “SUPERNOVA”  by Enrico Magnani
Opening of the Solo Exhibition “SUPERNOVA” by Enrico MagnaniTuesday, May 30, 2017

OPENING OF THE SOLO EXHIBITION “SUPERNOVA”BY ENRICO MAGNANIMay 30th, at 6pmItalian Cultural Institute500 N Michigan Avenue, Suite 1450 The exhibition will feature works of art created specifically for the Italian Cultural Institute of Chicago by the artist.A reception will follow.The artist will be in attend...

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Renaissance Cuisine: Recipes and Food of Everyday People
Renaissance Cuisine: Recipes and Food of Everyday PeopleWednesday, May 31, 2017

Renaissance Cuisine:Recipes and Food of Everyday Peoplea lecture by Dr. Daniele MacugliaMay 31st at 6pmItalian Cultural Institute500 N Michigan Avenue, Suite 1450 The first of two seminars by Daniele Macuglia that explore Renaissance cuisine.In this seminar, Daniele Macuglia will discuss what it meant for everyday people...

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 Cineclub at the Institute - Loving Only You (Io che amo solo te)
Cineclub at the Institute - Loving Only You (Io che amo solo te)Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Cineclub at the Italian Cultural Institute of Chicago A series of six italian films based on novels or theatrical plays   June 6th at 6pmLoving Only You (Io che amo solo te)Introduced by: TBAItalian Cultural Institute500 N Michigan Avenue, Suite 1450   Registration at https://loving-only-you.eventbrite.com  ...

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Renaissance Cuisine:  Banquets and the Food of the Rich a lecture by Daniele Macuglia
Renaissance Cuisine: Banquets and the Food of the Rich a lecture by Daniele MacugliaThursday, June 08, 2017

Renaissance Cuisine:Banquets and the Food of the Richa lecture by Daniele MacugliaJune 8th at 6pmItalian Cultural Institute500 N Michigan Avenue, Suite 1450   The second of two seminars by Daniele Macuglia that explore Renaissance cuisine.What did the rich and powerful eat during the Italian Renaissance? What w...

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