Call for Papers: Teaching Italian Culture Conference Georgetown University, Washington DC Saturday October 19th 2013
Keynote Speaker: Luciana Fellin, Duke University The Department of Italian at Georgetown University together with the Italian Embassy and the Italian Cultural Institute in Washington D.C. invites proposals for a conference titled Teaching Italian Culture.
The one-day conference will take place on October 19th 2013 during Italian Language Week as part of a series…Continue
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The SITE (Study Internship Teaching Experience) Program of Lombardy would like to remind you of the possibility for recent Italian graduates to apply as English teaching assistants in the schools of the region of Lombardy, Italy.
The program, which consists of 3, 6 and 8 month periods of English teaching assistantship in Italian high schools is an enriching both cultural and academic experience. More detailed information can be…Continue
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Visiting Assistant Professor of Italian
The University of Arkansas announces a one-year renewable Visiting Assistant Professor position in Italian in the Department of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures to begin August 15, 2013.
The applicants must possess native or near-native fluency in English and Italian, and be willing to teach Italian courses at all levels; assist in the development of an Italian minor; recruit students for the Italian program and for the…Continue
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"Writings On Cinema & Life" by Elio Petri
Edited with an intro by Jean A. Gili - Tr. by Camilla Zamboni & Erika Marina Nadir
"Petri was so alive, and so inside the cinema, inside the images, so inside the strength of a vision. He should not be forgotten." — Tonino Guerra
"Elio Petri was a great artist, a great director, a very great man of the cinema." — Dante Ferretti
Italian writer/director Elio Petri (1929-1982) is of the…Continue
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Learn Italy Group:
Everywhere removing language and cultural barriers is necessary. To make process joyful and smooth, Learn Italy Group brings to the US over 30 years of experience in teaching foreign languages, and bringing the culture and excitement of Italy directly to our doorstep.
Learn Italy Group’s schools are the only Italian schools in the United States imported directly from Italy, and the schools carry with them a tradition of over 30 years of excellence in…
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AATI at the MLA Call for Abstracts - Special Session Chicago - January 2014 Session One (Guaranteed, Allied Session): “Outsiders In, Insiders Out in Italian Cinema and Literature” Italy has always been a country of migration, however, the ‘prefix’ or type of migration has historically been the changing aspect. Recently, Italy has become a mecca of immigration; however, emigration is continuing to occur in Italy for diverse reasons.
This session attempts to examine migration through a…Continue
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Italian American Studies Association-Western Regional Chapter (IASA-WRC) Research Grant
The Italian American Studies Association-Western Regional Chapter (IASA-WRC) is pleased to offer a one-time award of $500 for a graduate student or recent graduate-degree recipient whose research focuses in a significant way on the history and culture of Italian Americans in the West. We welcome all disciplinary approaches to the field of study. Deadline September 15, 2013.
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Win a free Italian course, write your short story!
Enter the Literary Contest “UN DITO NELL'OCCHIO” and win an Italian language course in Italy.
If you enjoy writing and you are enamored of the Italian language and culture, don’t miss the opportunity to win a free course of Italian language in Italy.
To participate, enter a short story on the topic “Italian tales” to the literary contest organized by the Language School IL FARO for a chance to win a two-week language…Continue
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la Italian Assessor Agency e’ stata autorizzata dalla California Commission on Teacher Credentialing a offrire il Test relativo alla conoscenza della lingua Italiana.
The Italian Assessor Agency administers only the language portion of the test (Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking) and report…Continue
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call for papers for the 2 sessions of the Division of 17th-, 18th-, and 19th-century Italian literature at the MLA in Chicago, 9–12 January 2014.
Please send a 1-page abstract and 1-page CV to Nathalie Hester at email@example.com by March 15, 2013.
1. Non-Christian Identities in the Italian Context
This session welcomes papers that address Atheist, Jewish, Libertine, Muslim, and Protestant identities as…Continue
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Le agevolazioni di cui all’art.29 dl 18 ottobre 2012, n.179, convertito, con modificazioni, dalla legge 17 dicembre 2012, n.221 (cd. “Decreto Crescita 2.0”) devono essere coordinate con altre norme dell'ordinamento tributario italiano:
(i) per quanto riguarda le persone fisiche, con la detassazione da Irpef per le plusvalenze da capital gain che vengono reinvestite, entro due anni, in società di nuova o recente…Continue
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|Battaglia dei Cuochi - Battle of the Chefs
The San Francisco Italian Cultural Institute, San Francisco Italian Athletic Club, and FIERI, in collaboration with Viola Buitoni, presentin this "Anno Della Cultura Italiana" or Year of Italian Culture, a friendly competition among chefs representing various regions in…
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CALL FOR BOOK CONTRIBUTIONS The Cinema of Marco Tullio Giordana The work of Italian film director Marco Tullio Giordana has recently become the subject of academic attention. Major scholars in the field of Italian Studies have expressed interest in his work in articles, book chapters and presentations. His films are constantly screened at Italian film festivals and are widely used as tools in the teaching of the Italian language and culture. A comprehensive evaluation of Giordana’s work is…Continue
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Cornell-in-Turin Summer Program (June 2-22, 2013).
CiT is organized by the Cornell Institute for European Studies, and taught by faculty from Cornell University and the University of Turin. At its core is the four-credit course Govt/Soc 3323: European Politics.
The Program gives students an opportunity to learn about European politics through the lens of Italian history, culture and…Continue
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Giovanni Soldini and Maserati’s team sailed from New York to San Francisco crossing Cape Horn in a record time of 47 days!Continue
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Contact information is available below, and more information is available from the organizers on request.
www.laconchigliadisantiago.it (under construction)…Continue
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Learn Italy Group is the culmination of multiple resources, talents, and teaching experiences, bringing to you over 40 years of excellence in education. The Group encompasses all of the Learn Italy Schools in the United States and Italy, as well as the American branch of ONE, Institute for Modern Languages.…Continue
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“SCRIVO IN ITALIANO” CONTEST, 2013 EDITION.
Dear School Principals and Teachers of Italian,
We are pleased to invite your school to take part in the 2013 Edition of the Italian Essay contest, Scrivo in Italiano. The contest is promoted by the California Department of Education and by the Italian Consulates General in Los Angeles and in San Francisco.
This year students will read a…Continue
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The following special session in Italian at the 2013 conference of the PAMLA (San Diego, Nov. 1-3, 2013) needs interesting proposals
Italian (neo)Realisms: This interdisciplinary panel explores the evolution of Italian realism, from the emergence of a Neorealist politics and poetics in the forties to the recent resurgence of realism in philosophy, literature, cinema and the arts (Nuovo realismo, New Italian Epic,…Continue
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