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Mara New, Doradus, Italian Filmmaker, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

The Stars Align with Italian Filmmaker Mara New in “Doradus”

Doradus: a constellation in the Southern Hemisphere. It must have been written in the stars that Fernando Scarpa and Mara New would meet and make...
The World Cup, Made In Italy, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

The World Cup: Made In Italy by sculptor Silvio Gazzaniga

The World Cup is like a woman. Valentina Losa, the head of the company that manufactures the World Cup trophy itself, explains in a Vanity Fair...
Italian Writers, L’Amante Perfetto, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

The New Generation of Italian Writers brings “L’Amante Perfetto” to LA

He’s her husband… she’s his wife … the other girl is the lover … but whose lover?! “ The Perfect Lover” (L’Amante Perfetto) , playing at the...
The NY Times, Bocce Ball, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

The New York Times Keeps the Bocce Ball Rolling

Imagine a game that can be played with one hand while holding an espresso or glass of wine in the other. Imported by Italian immigrants to the U.S...