Istituto Di Cultura - Edimburgo

Events

ClimateWakeUp!Quiz
ClimateWakeUp!Quiz Monday, October 18, 2021 → Monday, January 31, 2022

The Italian Institute of Culture and the Italian Consulate General in Edinburgh, in collaboration with Heriot-Watt University, are pleased to promote in Scotland and beyond the online survey "ClimateWakeUp!Quiz" created by ENEA (Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development). ...

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Family Lexicon by Germano Ovani
"Family Lexicon" by Germano OvaniTuesday, December 07, 2021 → Monday, January 31, 2022

Germano Ovano explains the ideas behind "Family Lexicon"exhibition. The main subject of the work presented is the relationship between reality and fiction. This is a subject that I have developed over several years due to two main factors: Firstly, my long-term work as a free-lance illustrator of children’s litera...

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Virtual Exhibition:  ‘1849-1871. The Jews of Rome between Segregation and Emancipation’
Virtual Exhibition: ‘1849-1871. The Jews of Rome between Segregation and Emancipation’Thursday, January 13, 2022 → Monday, January 31, 2022

On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the proclamation of Rome as the capital of the Kingdom of Italy, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has released a video - available on Vimeo - of the exhibition ‘1849-1871. The Jews of Rome between Segregation and Emancipation‘, created by th...

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Fear in the World by Corrado Alvaro | Book presentation with translator Allan Cameron
"Fear in the World" by Corrado Alvaro | Book presentation with translator Allan CameronThursday, February 10, 2022

Eleven years before the publication of Orwell’s 1984, a very similar work was published in Italy under the constraints imposed by the Fascist censor. That book was Fear in the World or L’uomo è forte (Man Is Strong) to give it the name imposed on the author. The title is important, because the dominan...

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Inch and Grub by Alastair Chisholm | Trilingual book event for kids
Inch and Grub by Alastair Chisholm | Trilingual book event for kidsSaturday, February 19, 2022

Reading and discussion on the book "Inch and Grub" with author Alastair Chisholm Come and join author Alastair Chisholm for one-hour reading and discussion on the book Inch and Grub. You will also get the chance to discover the Italian and French versions of the book. A fun and immersive event for your wee ones! Inch...

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