I think this is fantastic. Italy is a contributor to world culture, unfortunately, news stories about unstable government may take away from that. The events in this program will hopefully show unlikely visitors that Italian culture is relevant in the 21st Century.
|Italy in the US 2013's Logo|
photo credit: italyinus2013.org
- Italian Film Festival (Italian film with English subtitles) - taking place in midwestern and mountain states!
- "Digital Italy" a presentation at the Massachussets Institute of Technology
- Week of Italian Language 2013
- "Save Venice" Lecture Series in New York and Boston
- Divina Natura Jam Session at the Chicago Field Museum
Best of luck to all involved with the Year of Italian Culture, I hope to attend some of the Chicago events!
For more information on events in your area, www.italyinus2013.org is a great resource!