Istituto Di Cultura - Los Angeles

Events

Contemporary Comics: Themes, Authors and Language in the Italian Graphic Novel
Contemporary Comics: Themes, Authors and Language in the Italian Graphic NovelTuesday, September 08, 2020 → Monday, November 02, 2020

In anticipation of the 20th Italian Language Week in the World (October 19-25, 2020), with the theme of Italian Between Word and Image: Graffiti, Illustrations, Comic Books, this new exhibit takes us on a journey through the themes, authors and language of comics in Italy. After debuting as a medium for children (the historical...

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Fall 2020 Italian Language Classes - Online
Fall 2020 Italian Language Classes - OnlineMonday, September 21, 2020 → Saturday, December 05, 2020

All levels, 1 thru 8 & B1 Citizenship Prep for CILS. For more info and to register call or text Ina Cohen at 310 741-9669

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San Diego Italian Film Festival 2020
San Diego Italian Film Festival 2020Sunday, September 27, 2020 → Saturday, October 31, 2020

The San Diego Italian Film Festival (SDIFF) 14th annual feStivale will take place entirely online, for five consecutive weekends in October 2020.CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE TRAILER‍ The Festival will showcase the best of Italian contemporary cinema, dedicated to the theme of Activism. This year also brings the second editi...

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Incontro con l'autore online: Marco Nereo Rotelli
Incontro con l'autore online: Marco Nereo Rotelli Thursday, October 01, 2020 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

Artist Marco Nereo Rotelli explores the relationship between art and poetry in his work, highlighting the theme of the upcoming 20th Italian Language Week in the World (October 19-25, 2020), Italian Between Word and Image: Graffiti, Illustrations, Comic Books. In his short video recorded at the start of quarantine he discusses...

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Meet the Author Online: Silvia Avallone
Meet the Author Online: Silvia Avallone Thursday, October 15, 2020 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

Writer Silvia Avallone presents her experience during quarantine and her personal evolution during this time. She believes that our complicity with one another and planet Earth will bring us both freedom and happiness. Silvia Avallone is an Italian poet and novelist. Her debut novel, Swimming to Elba, was first published...

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20th Week of the Italian Language in the World
20th Week of the Italian Language in the WorldMonday, October 19, 2020 → Sunday, October 25, 2020

Beppe Severgnini | Italian Comics with Lucca Comics & Games & ROMICS and more |Federico Rampini | Fellini Forever In anticipation of the 20th annual edition of the Italian Language Week in the World (October 19-25, 2020) on October 15, 2020, renowned journalist and writer Beppe Severgnini presented the premiere...

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Drawing Stories.  The Evolution of the Italian Language in Comics
Drawing Stories. The Evolution of the Italian Language in ComicsMonday, October 19, 2020 → Sunday, November 15, 2020

DRAWING STORIES - THE EVOLUTION OF ITALIAN LANGUAGE IN COMICS is a digital, interactive exhibition and a series of webinars organized by the Italian Cultural Institutes of San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago, Washington DC and Toronto, in cooperation with Romics - International Comics, Animation, Cinema and Game Festival....

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Accademia della Crusca: Italian Between Word and Image: Graffiti, Illustrations, Comic Books
Accademia della Crusca: "Italian Between Word and Image: Graffiti, Illustrations, Comic Books"Monday, October 19, 2020 → Sunday, October 25, 2020

The Accademia della Crusca in collaboration with the publishing house goWare has produced a book edited by Claudio Ciociola and Paolo D'Achille dedicated to the theme of the 20th edition of the Italian Language Week int the World Download it here for free from October 19 through October 25

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Italian Comics. From Corriere dei Piccoli to Gipi
Italian Comics. From Corriere dei Piccoli to Gipi Tuesday, October 27, 2020

How has it been used historically and how is the Italian language used in a complex audiovisual medium such as comics? This conference by Dr. Antonio Iannotta (USD) focuses on some of the authors, stories, heroes, magazines and books that created the illustrated imagery of Italians. An exciting journey in the Italian language...

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Share and Dine Italian @ Home!
Share and Dine Italian @ Home!Wednesday, October 28, 2020

In anticipation of the 5th annual Week of Italian Cuisine in the World, join us for an authentic Italian Food & Exclusive Live Streaming Event with Executive Chef Mirko Paderno and Master Taster Giammario Villa. Special introduction by the Hon.  Silvia Chiave, Consul General of Italy in ...

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Meet the Author Online: Nadia Terranova
Meet the Author Online: Nadia Terranova Thursday, October 29, 2020 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

Writer Nadia Terranova recounts her decision to remain in Rome during the quarantine instead of returning to her familial home in Messina. During this challenging period when life makes little sense Terranova finds comfort in poetry, quoting a verse by the German-Swedish writer Nelly Sachs who was awarded the 1966 Nobel...

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5th Annual Week of Italian Cuisine in the World
5th Annual Week of Italian Cuisine in the WorldMonday, November 16, 2020 → Sunday, November 22, 2020

Showcasing Italy and the Italian taste in the world, the Week of Italian Cuisine in the World is a yearly initiative developed to promote Italian culinary traditions and food-and- wine connoisseurship as a distinctive trait of Italian identity and culture. More details coming soon.

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