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Alla scoperta di sé attraverso la scoperta di una nuova lingua. Si presenta a Washington “In Altre Parole” di Jhumpa Lahiri.

February 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

Evento dedicato alla memoria di Umberto Eco. Washington, 22 febbraio 2016 –Jhumpa Lahiri, vincitrice del Premio Pulitzer nel 2000 e definita recentemente dal Washington Post “una delle scrittrici più intellettualmente eleganti al mondo” sarà ospite stasera dell’Ambasciata d’Italia e dell’Istituto Italiano di Cultura a Washington per una serata dedicata al suo ultimo libro, intitolato “In Altre Parole”. Il libro è […]

Italian American Heritage Month | Highlighting contributions that Italian Americans have made to this country

October 9, 2011 // 0 Comments

On this Columbus Day weekend and Italian American Heritage Month, it is worth highlighting the contributions that Italian Americans have made to this country.  Perhaps no book captures the stories , great and small, of Italians in America better than Dominic Pulera’s, Green, White & Red: The Italian American Success Story.   Pulera, whose father is Italian American, criss-crossed the country […]

Italian Chefs and Leading Food Writers To Debate Future of Italian Cooking in Washington, DC

June 28, 2011 // 1 Comment

Two of Washington, DC’s leading Italian chefs – Graffiato’s Mike Isabella and Al Tiramisu Luigi Diotaiuti — join the author of How Italian Food Conquered theWorld, John F. Mariani, and moderator Corby Kummer, an award-winning writer andfood expert, to debate the question: “Fusion or Confusion?  Doesgetting creative and innovating on nonna’s traditional recipes mean giving up authenticity of ingredients in the […]