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by Giulia Riva | Fri, 05/24/2024 - 02:45
Of all the revitalization efforts happening across Italy’s endangered rural villages — some hyper-local, others more widespread throughout the nation — the…
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by Jessica Lionnel | Sat, 05/11/2024 - 08:00
For the 10,000 residents of Salemi, a frozen-in-time town in the Sicilian province of Trapani, being neighborly is the rule of the day. An hour’s drive from…
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by Toni DeBella | Thu, 04/25/2024 - 15:00
Your typical natural history museum in Italy once skewed more “dim vault where old stuff gathers dust” than “state-of-the-art science hub.” But the country’s…
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by Alex Sakalis | Thu, 04/18/2024 - 14:00
150 years ago next week, one of the world’s most influential people, often described as the inventor of radio, was born in Bologna. Guglielmo Marconi altered…
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by Toni DeBella | Wed, 03/27/2024 - 15:00
Ed., March 27, 2024: This article was originally published in 2023 and has been updated to reflect this year’s dates and themes. Easter eggs aren’t just child…
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by Lucy McCabe | Fri, 03/15/2024 - 10:00
The Rohrwacher sisters — director Alice and actress Alba — are already A-listers in contemporary Italian cinema, but look poised to raise their profiles across…
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by Eric Millman | Tue, 02/13/2024 - 02:50
It’s looking to be a cold and wet Valentine’s Day on this side of the tracks, and what better way to spend the evening than snuggled up for a classic romantic…
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by Italy Magazine Staff | Wed, 11/29/2023 - 16:00
Bologna still has faith in the big screen — and the brick-and-mortar spaces that house it. The city’s historic Modernissimo cinema, which first opened in…
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by Mary Gray | Thu, 11/23/2023 - 02:00
Italian events and initiatives to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, which falls on November 25, are expected to be…
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by Laurence Connell | Tue, 11/21/2023 - 13:30
Le Mie Cittá — “my cities” — is an appropriate title for the major new Gabriele Basilico exhibition held between the Triennale di Milano and the Palazzo Reale…