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The Italian American Dream

The Italian American Dream

February 2020 |

Italian Americans have made their mark on American history since arriving from Italy during the late 1880’s. By 1920, more than four million Italians called the U.S. their home. While the majority suffered prejudice and hardships, many were able to…

"Not for Self: A Sicilian Life and Death in Marion"
The Russo Brothers Italian American Film Forum
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No-Vacation Nation

February 2020 |

Italy is a country known for having long holidays and for making family a priority over work. Many Italians holiday for a month at a time – have you ever visited Italy in the month of August? The country is…

Paying homage to the bones of St. Valentine
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<div class="buttonTitle"><div class="roundedlIcon white mbianco mprest"></div></div>Mauro Giuliani

Mauro Giuliani

February 2020 |

Chitarrista, violoncellista e compositore, Mauro Giuliani iniziò i propri studi da bambino a Barletta, dove in seguito partecipò a vari concerti e pubblicò alcune opere. Poiché in Italia la musica strumentale non era coltivata o apprezzata quanto la musica vocale…

<div class="buttonTitle"><div class="roundedlIcon white mbianco mprest"></div></div>Gold Rush: Dave Turin's Lost Mine

Gold Rush: Dave Turin's Lost Mine

February 2020 |

The discovery of gold nuggets in the Sacramento Valley in 1848 created an event that significantly shaped American history. The California Gold Rush brought people from all over the country to the western U.S. in hopes of striking it rich.…