Arancini, arancine and supplì: what’s behind a fried ball of rice?

When you travel around Italy you will quickly notice that, in every single region, there are culinary traditions locals are not only proud of, but...

San Pedro officially has its own historic Little Italy

In the 1800s,Los Angeles used to have a vibrant Little Italy located in the historic center of the city, a place today known as El Pueblo de Los...

Pizza Pascalina, a slice of health

Pizza is the ultimate comfort food: it’s filling, it’s versatile, it’s perfect for sharing but also great to have on your own. A night on front of...

A new generation of Italians

The new generation of Italians coming to the US is a welcomed repeat performance, one that has been ongoing for over 100 years. Italian immigrants...

Italian fashion never goes out of style

Gucci, Valentino, Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, and Trussardi – we all know the names and are familiar with the image of these fashion powerhouses,...

The legendary history of l’Isola Tiberina, the heart of Rome

Water: the locus where the world of the seen and the unseen meet, the origin of life, the strongest of protection against enemies, the most melodious...

Ferragosto, the traditional Italian mid-summer feast

The exodus begins in early August. Factories in the Tiburtina Valley grind to a halt. Executives abandon EUR’s corporate offices. Shops on Via del...

Italy’s own salotto: la piazza

For Italians, the piazza or square, is not just the architectural space that characterizes cities and villages, but an open air, urban living room...
Il cinema come istantanea del presente: si presenta la 75° Mostra Internazionale d’Arte Cinematografica di Venezia

Il cinema come istantanea del presente: si presenta la 75° Mostra Internazionale d’Arte Cinematografica di Venezia

“La metafora più diffusa per indicare il programma di un festival consiste nel definire questo insieme di film come “un’istantanea del presente”...
Mostrare le Marche: quando l'estate è il momento giusto per scoprire l'arte

Mostrare le Marche: quando l'estate è il momento giusto per scoprire l'arte

È ricchissimo il programma culturale dell’estate 2018 promosso dalla Regione Marche anche attraverso il progetto espositivo “Mostrare le Marche” . Un...