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Luigi Ballerini will discuss his poetry on the occasion of the publication of Cephalonia (The Brooklyn Rail 2016, English translation of Cefalonia 1943-2001, Mondadori 2005).

Date: 16 November 2016

Leon Battista Alberti self-fashionista: the name, the self-portrait, the autobiography

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Martin McLaughlin will discuss Leon Battista Alberti's careful crafting of the self in writings and across the arts.

Date: 11 November 2016

XXII AISLLI Conference: Errors and Mistakes. 3-4 November 2016

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The Center for Italian Studies at the University of Pennsylvania will host the XXII annual conference of the Associazione Internazionale di Studi di Lingua e Letteratura Italiana (AISLLI) in an interdisciplinary key, on the theme of "Errors and Mistakes". The conference will be held in Philadelphia 3-4 November 2016 - In Italian and English. 

Date: 3 November 2016 - 4 November 2016

Andrea Doria: Are the Passengers Safe?

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Join us for a screening of Luca Guardabascio's documentary film Andrea Doria: I passeggeri sono in salvo? (Andrea Doria: Are the Passengers Safe?, 2016) - In Italian with presentation and discussion in English.

Date: 1 November 2016

Filippo Tommaso Marinetti in New York

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Ernest Ialongo will present his book, Filippo Tommaso Marinetti: The Artist and His Politics (Fairleigh Dickinson University Press 2015).

Date: 26 October 2016

Italia Innovation Program

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Come learn about a great internship opportunity in Italy with Innovation Foundries from one of the founders of the organization and its Head of Education, Carlotta Borruto.

Date: 21 October 2016

Ciao Philadelphia! - Italy in a Day

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Join us for a screening of Gabriele Salvatores' Italy in a Day (2014), a crowdsourced documentary on how the Italian view themselves, their present worries, and their dreams for the future. - In Italian with presentation and discussion in English.

Date: 5 October 2016

Italian-US Collaborations in the Medical Field

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International exchanges and collaborations are essential for the advancement of medicine. International speakers will highlight medical research across Italy and the United States, and beyond. Read on for the full program - In English

Date: 23 September 2016

Un Marziano a Roma: From Medicine to Politics and Back

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Transplant Surgeon Ignazio Marino will present his new book, Un marziano a Roma (Feltrinelli 2016), and talk with Gabriella Romani and Fabio Finotti about his experience in Italian politics as Mayor of Rome - In English

Date: 20 September 2016

Italian through Science and Technology

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If you teach Italian and you love science and technology, or you teach science and technology and love Italian, join us Friday April 29, 12-4pm, to discover how you can use science and technology in your Italian classroom or introduce elements of Italian in your science and technology classroom.

Date: 29 April 2016