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cinema > 10 SHORTS AROUND THE WORLD
cinema > 10 SHORTS AROUND THE WORLDThursday, June 23, 2022 → Thursday, September 01, 2022

For the seventh consecutive year, the Italian Short Film Center, in collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, makes available free of charge to Embassies, Consulates and Italian Cultural Institutes around the world ten short films selected among the most particular and representative...

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book club > CAFFÈ LETTERARIO | Spatriati, di Mario Desiati
book club > CAFFÈ LETTERARIO | Spatriati, di Mario DesiatiTuesday, August 30, 2022

L’Istituto di Cultura di San Francisco è lieto di ospitare il gruppo di lettura CAFFÈ LETTERARIO, che avrà come soggetto il libro Spatriati dell'autore Mario Desiati, vincitore del Premio Strega 2022. Come sempre, potrete acquistare il libro presso la Libreria Pino usufruendo del 15% di sconto riservato a...

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book presentation > Pier Paolo Pasolini Corsaro | #Pasolini100
book presentation > Pier Paolo Pasolini Corsaro | #Pasolini100Thursday, September 01, 2022

"Pier Paolo Pasolini Corsaro"(Pier Paolo Pasolini Corsaire) A Zoom presentation of the book "Pasolini e il suo doppio"(Pasolini and His Double) with the author Marco Belpoliti September 1st, 2022 | 11 AM   On the centenary of his birth, the book Pasolini e il suo doppio (Pasolini and His Double), written by the philoso...

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#Pasolini100 | Celebrating Pasolini's 100th Anniversary
#Pasolini100 | Celebrating Pasolini's 100th AnniversaryThursday, September 01, 2022

Pier Paolo Pasolini is best known as one of the most celebrated and controversial filmmakers of twentieth-century Italy. But beyond his cinematic achievements, he was equally prolific as a novelist, poet, painter, actor, literary critic, and public intellectual. An iconoclastic critic of bourgeois social norms and an artistic...

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film festival > Pasolini 100: Homage to Pier Paolo Pasolini
film festival > Pasolini 100: Homage to Pier Paolo Pasolini Saturday, September 10, 2022

Pasolini 100: Homage to Pier Paolo Pasolini on the 100th anniversary of his birth Saturday, September 10, 2022 at The Castro Theatre   We invite you to revel in the passion of Pier Paolo Pasolini, who pushed the boundaries of politics, art and sexuality. Five classic films will unspool September 10, the 100th anniver...

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humanities > The Filangieri-Franklin Correspondence: a 240-year long discourse between Italy and the US
humanities > The Filangieri-Franklin Correspondence: a 240-year long discourse between Italy and the USTuesday, September 27, 2022

The Filangieri-Franklin Correspondence: a 240-year long discourse between Italy and the US Lecture | September 27 | 5-6 p.m. | Hybrid - UC Berkeley Campus and Zoom With Amedeo Arena, Full Professor at the Faculty of Law of the University of Naples Federico II; Senior Fellow at the Institute of European Studies at UC Berkeley Sponsored...

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documentary > Melodia infinita: The Places of Pasolini | #Pasolini100
documentary > Melodia infinita: The Places of Pasolini | #Pasolini100Wednesday, October 05, 2022

October 5, 2022 – 6:30 pm Documentary Melodia infinita: The Places of Pasolini In cooperation with Regione Friuli Venezia Giulia and Association El Fogolar Furlan SF   The documentary explores the places where Pier Paolo Pasolini lived and worked in his youth—from Casarsa to San Giovanni, from Versuta ...

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humanities > CALCrossroads of Knowledge: Italy and the Republic of Letters
humanities > CALCrossroads of Knowledge: Italy and the Republic of LettersFriday, October 14, 2022 → Saturday, October 15, 2022

CALCrossroads of Knowledge: Italy and the Republic of Letters October 14-15, UC Berkeley, 370 Dwinelle Hall   Organized by Vincenza Perdichizzi (Université de Strasbourg) and Diego Pirillo (UC Berkeley) With the support of the of the France-Berkeley Fund, the Townsend Center for the Humanities, Rems, the U...

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22nd Week of Italian Language in the World
22nd Week of Italian Language in the World Monday, October 17, 2022 → Sunday, October 23, 2022

The Week of Italian Language in the World is a yearly worldwide celebration of the Italian language and creativity. This initiative was born in 2001 in cooperation with the Accademia della Crusca. It is organised during the third week of October by the Embassies, Consulates, and Italian Cultural Institutes, with the support...

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opera > ASTIANATTE
opera > ASTIANATTEFriday, October 21, 2022 → Sunday, October 23, 2022

ASTIANATTE An Opera composed by Leonardo Vinci in 1725. Libretto by Antonio Salvi.October 21, 22 & 23, 2022 at ODC Theater Presented by Ars Minerva   BUY TICKETS   A dark tale of post-Iliad trauma, vengeance, sexual havoc and threatened infanticide, composed by one of the early 18th century’s mo...

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dance > ARTEMIS DANZA: FUOCHI SEGRETI (Secret Fires) | #Pasolini100
dance > ARTEMIS DANZA: FUOCHI SEGRETI (Secret Fires) | #Pasolini100Tuesday, October 25, 2022

October 25, 2022 – 6:30 pm ARTEMIS DANZA presents FUOCHI SEGRETI (SECRET FIRES) A contemporary dance performance in celebration of Pasolini100 A production of Compagnia Artemis Danza/Monica CasadeiWith the support of Ministero della Cultura, Regione Emilia Romagna Presented by the Italian Cultural Institute of...

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7th Annual Edition of the WEEK OF ITALIAN CUISINE IN THE US
7th Annual Edition of the WEEK OF ITALIAN CUISINE IN THE USSunday, November 13, 2022 → Sunday, November 20, 2022

7th Annual Week of Italian Cuisine in the USNovember 13-20, 2022 Conviviality, sustainability and innovation: the ingredients of Italian cuisine for people's health and the protection of the planet. Showcasing Italy and the Italian taste in the world, the Week of Italian Cuisine in the World is a yearly initiative developed...

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