Istituto Di Cultura - Edimburgo

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Audiolibro Dalla selva oscura al Paradiso. Un percorso nella Divina Commedia di Dante Alighieri in trentatré lingue
Audiolibro "Dalla selva oscura al Paradiso. Un percorso nella Divina Commedia di Dante Alighieri in trentatré lingue"Friday, January 01, 2021 → Friday, December 31, 2021

An audiobook, produced by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation on the occasion of Dante's centenary celebrations, presents select passages from the poem in thirty-three different languages. Seven hundred years after Dante's death, the audiobook Dalla selva oscura al Paradiso (From the Dark Forest...

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‘Quasi Grazia’ by Marcello Fois
‘Quasi Grazia’ by Marcello FoisThursday, April 08, 2021 → Friday, December 31, 2021

My idea, I would say my obsession, was the need to represent the flesh of this woman who was so important for the literary culture of our country. As if it were absolutely necessary not to stop at a “ simply” literary re-enactment, but rather a living representation. – Marcello Fois   It is precise...

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Scholarships | Accademia alla Scala
Scholarships | Accademia alla ScalaWednesday, April 28, 2021 → Friday, October 01, 2021

The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation is pleased to offer scholarships for two courses organised by the Accademia d'Arti e Mestieri dello Spettacolo Teatro alla Scala in Milan: Opera Singers and Performing Arts Management.   Accademia Teatro alla Scala The La Scala Academy, under...

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Leggere Dante: Come, Perché | Free E-book download
Leggere Dante: Come, Perché | Free E-book downloadWednesday, May 05, 2021 → Friday, December 31, 2021

To celebrate the 700th anniversary of Dante Alighieri’s death, Ambassador Raffaele Campanella has recently published “Leggere Dante: come, perché”, a guide book to (re)discover Dante Alighieri’s work and life, with a preface from Dante scholar Professor Mirko Tavoni. Dante Alighieri’s...

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Estate all’Italiana Festival 2021
Estate all’Italiana Festival 2021Sunday, July 04, 2021 → Tuesday, September 21, 2021

The ‘Estate all’Italiana Festival’ is back for the second year, promoted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, in collaboration with ItaliaFestival, the association representing some of the most prestigious festivals in Italy. From 4 July to 21 September 2021, a world-class...

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Pordenonelegge 2021 edition
Pordenonelegge 2021 editionWednesday, September 15, 2021 → Sunday, September 19, 2021

15-19 SeptemberPordenonelegge 2021 edition Held in September in the quaint northeast city of Pordenone, sixty kilometres and an hour’s drive from Venice, pordenonelegge.it is one of Italy’s oldest, longest running and most prestigious literature festivals. Founded in 2000, the fest has ever since consolidated its re...

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Togo | Dipinti e Incisioni
Togo | Dipinti e Incisioni Monday, September 20, 2021 → Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Togo’s art has been called Expressionist because of its vivid colours and its ability to press the figurative elements into following the dynamics of the composition; but I don’t think this definition is sufficient to express the force and beauty of his works. Expressionism arose in contraposition to a strict ...

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Calligraphy Workshop with Monica Dengo | XXI Settimana della Lingua Italiana nel Mondo
Calligraphy Workshop with Monica Dengo | XXI Settimana della Lingua Italiana nel MondoThursday, October 21, 2021 → Friday, October 22, 2021

On the occasion of the XXI Settimana della Lingua Italiana nel Mondo, dedicated to "Dante, l'italiano" the Italian Institute of Culture is pleased to invite artistMonica Dengo to host the calligraphy workshop: From the Time of Dante Alighieri to the Contemporary. Practising an art of line and rhythm. This online workshop...

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