Maenza is the last beautiful village in Italy to offer homes at 1 euro. Let's discover more about this place rich in history and art:
This week's curiosity: why is Italian the language of music?
The Ponte dei Pugni in Venice, where organized fist fights used to take place on a regular basis!
L'Italo-Americano's interview with Italy's new ambassador in Washington, Mariangela Zappia:
Did you know that the history of opera in San Francisco speaks Italian?
Another legendary name of American literature, with strong connections with Italy, has gone: goodbye to Jack Hirschman.
A recipe to try this week! Zucchini ripieni alla Marchigiana!
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The secrets of Michelangelo's Pietà Bandini revealed by conservation work:
Triora, Italy's own Salem: a place to read about this October!
Italian connections for the early month of October:
Some history and curiosities about pesto... and some other culinary icons!
How couldn't we post again, considering the month we are in, this article about the mystery of Christopher Columbus' origins finally being solved?
Henry Suzzallo, University of Washington and the beautiful library dedicated to him:
Il Carnevale di Viareggio is back!
With its colorful houses and a view on a beautiful sea, it's no wonder that Portovenere inspired so many artists:
Italian Heritage Month is the right time to assess together our mission:
Congratulations to Giorgio Parisi who won, along with Syukuro Manabe and Klaus Hasselmann, the Nobel Prize in Physics:
There is a village in beautiful Liguria that inspired poets and artists for centuries: Portovenere. Let's discover it together.
The Italian Cultural Society of Washington DC invites to a special evening under the stars dedicated to Italy and theater. An evening gala about Italy, its artistic heritage and good food!
Buon Onomastico to all the Francesco, Francesca, Francis and Frank, Frances and Fran out there. It's Saint Francis of Assisi's day! Francis is the patron saint of Italy and the protector of the enviro
We're in October, Italian Heritage Month: here are the words of love and pride from four famous Italian-American women: