Bologna, capital of rediscovered flavors and “Made in Italy” culinary culture

For the longest time, Bologna has been happily known as “The Learned,” “The Fat,” or “The Red.” Until a few months ago, however, the city seemed to...

Italian fashion helps victims of Northern California fires

On Saturday, October 14, 2017, San Francisco’s Museo Italo Americano hosted a fundraising event organized by Isabella Weiss di Valbranca and...

Brodo - Homemade Chicken Broth

The first few days of chilly weather are a gentle nudge to put a pot of homemade brodo on the stove! I love when my family comes home and...

An Italian November made of cinema and good food

We’ve just left behind this year’s celebrations - and controversies - of the Italian Heritage Month and only started thinking about our Thanksgiving...

I Campi Flegrei: the Empire’s Mouth of Hell

You probably know them better as Phlegraean Fields and may be aware they’re not far from Naples and the Vesuvius. Those who studied a bit of Classics...

Supporting the UNESCO candidature of the Neapolitan pizza making art

The event Tu Vuò fa’ il Napoletano - Facce da Pizza landed in the USA. The first of the three gatherings in support to the candidature of the...

Do you really know everything about pasta?

No! Not another article about Italy and pasta, I hear you crying. Worry not, this time we’re going to tackle the “pasta issue” from an entirely...

Searching for the origins of La Bella Lingua (Part III): Boccaccio and Certaldo

After our visits to Dante Alighieri’s native Florence and Francesco Petrarca’s hometown of Arezzo, the journey to discover the origins of la bella...
Bestie di scena di Emma Dante al teatro Argentina riassume la poetica radicale della drammaturga siciliana

Bestie di scena di Emma Dante al teatro Argentina riassume la poetica radicale della drammaturga siciliana

Performance artistica difficilmente collocabile come genere, “ Bestie di scena ”, ideato e diretto da Emma Dante, è un esperimento radicale in cui...
A lui è intitolato il Montagna Simposium on the Biology of Skin che ogni anno richiama centinaia di studiosi in Oregon

A lui è intitolato il Montagna Simposium on the Biology of Skin che ogni anno richiama centinaia di studiosi in Oregon

Quando nacque a Roccacasale (L’Aquila), sull’Europa stava per abbattersi la prima grande tragedia bellica mondiale ma quel 6 luglio 1913 in casa...

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