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Matera | Paesaggi probabili
Matera | Paesaggi probabili

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SHOT IN MATERA | A Film Series
SHOT IN MATERA | A Film SeriesSunday, June 23, 2019 → Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Matera, one of the oldest cities in Europe with its 8,000 years of history, has been announced as 2019 European Capital of Culture. For the occasion, the Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco is hosting a photo exhibition by architect and photographer Nico Colucci Matera: Probable Landscapes, and a film series featuring...

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FILM | Mathera & Sassiwood
FILM | Mathera & SassiwoodWednesday, August 21, 2019

MATHERA Dir. Francesco Invernizzi, Vito SalinaroItaly, 2010, 90 min Italian with English subtitles Preceded by the documentary: SASSIWOOD Dir. Antonio Andrisani, Vito CeaItaly, 2013, 15 min Italian with English subtitles Free Admission | RSVP Required Aug 21, 6:30pm | IIC SF601 Van Ness Ave, Suite F (Opera Plaza) With...

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SILICIO | From the invention of the microprocessor to the new science of consciousness
SILICIO | From the invention of the microprocessor to the new science of consciousness Tuesday, September 03, 2019

The Consulate General of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute in San Francisco invite you to the first American preview of the book Silicio (Mondadori 2019) by Federico Faggin. The event is moderated by Mauro Aprile Zanetti. Federico Faggin, inventor and entrepreneur, was born in Vicenza, Italy, in 1941, and graduated...

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151st Italian Heritage Parade
151st Italian Heritage ParadeSunday, October 13, 2019

La Comunità Italo-americana di San Francisco celebra con orgoglio la 151esima Italian Heritage Parade, con la partecipazione di personalità di rilievo italiane e italo-americane, musica, spettacoli, carri allegorici e rappresentanti di organizzazioni e imprese italiane e italo-americane. La parata inizia alle 12:30 ...

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XIX WEEK OF THE ITALIAN LANGUAGE IN THE WORLD | Italian on Stage
XIX WEEK OF THE ITALIAN LANGUAGE IN THE WORLD | Italian on StageMonday, October 21, 2019 → Sunday, October 27, 2019

Theater, melodrama, song and more: Italian on Stage is the theme chosen this year for the XIX Edition of the Italian Language Week in the World, October 21-27, in which Embassies, Consulates and Institutes of Culture will organize events to promote Italian throughout the world. The Week of the Italian Language in the World...

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Federico Rampini: When Our History Begins
Federico Rampini: When Our History BeginsMonday, November 04, 2019

Renowned Italian journalist Federico Rampini presents his book, When Our History Begins. The Great Turning Points of the Past that Shaped the World We Live in Today (Quando inizia la nostra storia. Le grandi svolte del passato che hanno disegnato il mondo in cui viviamo) (Mondadori, 2018). Copies of the Italian edition...

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4th WEEK OF THE ITALIAN CUISINE IN THE WORLD
4th WEEK OF THE ITALIAN CUISINE IN THE WORLDMonday, November 18, 2019 → Friday, November 22, 2019

Showcasing Italy and the Italian taste in the world, the Week of Italian Cuisine in the World is a yearly initiative developed to promote Italian culinary traditions and food-and- wine connoisseurship as a distinctive trait of Italian identity and culture. Join us on a delicious journey, discovering new touristic destinations,...

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