Istituto Di Cultura - Dublino

PROGRAMME OF CULTURAL EVENTS OCTOBER 2022 Discover the cultural events organised by the IIC

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The Italian Riveter - Magazine dedicated to contemporary Italian literature
The Italian Riveter - Magazine dedicated to contemporary Italian literatureTuesday, April 05, 2022 → Saturday, December 31, 2022

On Monday 4 April 2022, an issue of the literary magazine The Riveter was published entirely dedicated to contemporary Italian literature in English translation It was masterfully curated by Rosie Goldsmith, who selected the best contemporary Italian authors and the most renowned professionals in the publishing sector....

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WEEK OF THE ITALIAN LANGUAGE IN THE WORLD - Competition for university students: “A podcast in Italian”
WEEK OF THE ITALIAN LANGUAGE IN THE WORLD - Competition for university students: “A podcast in Italian”Tuesday, September 20, 2022 → Wednesday, October 19, 2022

University students of Italian can participate to the competition by recording an audio podcast in Italian of max 5 minutes. Winners will receive their prizes in Dublin and will be interviewed in a special episode of “Radio Dublino”, during which their podcast will be broadcasted.

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Exhibition by Daniele Trombetti within the series of exhibitions “The Art of Italian Illustrations 2022
Exhibition by Daniele Trombetti within the series of exhibitions “The Art of Italian Illustrations 2022"Thursday, September 22, 2022 → Tuesday, October 18, 2022

On Thursday 22 September the exhibition of original illustrations by Daniele Trombetti entitled "I observe, I imagine from the tip of a pencil" was inaugurated. It is the fourth in a series of five belonging to the cycle "L'Illustrazione italiana 2022" which brings to Dublin a total of 5 exhibitions by 6 artists (5 Italians...

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Exhibition dedicated to J. Joyce - Galway Cartoon Festival 2022 - The “Glenn Rose” collection by illustrator Simone Nevolo will be showcased
Exhibition dedicated to J. Joyce - Galway Cartoon Festival 2022 - The “Glenn Rose” collection by illustrator Simone Nevolo will be showcasedFriday, September 30, 2022 → Sunday, October 09, 2022

A collection of 20 illustrations, published in the book “Easy Ulysses” by Bernardino Savelli, will be displayed at the Galway Mechanics Institute as part of the Galway Cartoon Festival 2022, the graphic art festival that will take place in Galway from 30 September to 9 October. The drawings by illustrator Simon...

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Voci di primavera - Second edition of the Italian language choir lessons for children (6-12 years old)
"Voci di primavera" - Second edition of the Italian language choir lessons for children (6-12 years old)Friday, October 07, 2022 → Friday, December 09, 2022

By popular demand from families and children, the musical project "Voci di primavera", the free singing lessons dedicated to children aged 6 to 12 at the Italian Cultural Institute, is back. Together we will discover traditional Italian songs with an eye on the upcoming Christmas celebrations. The lessons, in Italian,...

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Online guided tour “Florence Cathedral” - Discovering the masterpiece’s behind the scenes. With Artaway, in English
Online guided tour “Florence Cathedral” - Discovering the masterpiece’s behind the scenes. With Artaway, in EnglishTuesday, October 11, 2022

“Santa Maria del Fiore” is one of the largest churches in the world: Florence’s Cathedral. The monument is a testament to religion, faith, and worship but also to political ambition. The advancements in building and construction turned the architecture of the Middle Ages to become one of the Renaissance...

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POLI-TECH STORIES: Online lesson Renzo Piano with prof. Federico Bucci (Politecnico di Milano)
POLI-TECH STORIES: Online lesson "Renzo Piano" with prof. Federico Bucci (Politecnico di Milano)Wednesday, October 12, 2022

The Politecnico di Milano meets the Italian Cultural Institute in Dublin. Through its teachers, the Polytechnic tells stories of polytechnic culture: stories of science, technology and creativity, of goals achieved by its great masters, of future visions. Born in Genoa in 1937 and graduated in architecture at the Politecnico...

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Short Shorts Film Festival 2022 - A selection of European short films of ten member countries of EUNIC Ireland. In original language SUB ENG
Short Shorts Film Festival 2022 - A selection of European short films of ten member countries of EUNIC Ireland. In original language SUB ENGThursday, October 13, 2022 → Thursday, October 20, 2022

Action, comedy, animation, drama – expect this and more from Short Shorts from Europe Film Festival – a selection of European short films of ten member countries of EUNIC Ireland. Let Austria, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Poland, Portugal, and Spain entertain you with a variety of gen...

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“Translatio sanctitatis” - The theft of relics in medieval Italy Encounter with Marco Papasidero (postdoctoral fellow at Turin University). In English
“Translatio sanctitatis” - The theft of relics in medieval Italy Encounter with Marco Papasidero (postdoctoral fellow at Turin University). In EnglishThursday, October 13, 2022

The theft of sacred relics in medieval Italy is the theme that Marco Papasidero will discuss during a meeting focused on “furtive translations”, the medieval stories that used to narrate the transfer of relics after their theft. Thanks to the study of historical contexts, narrative dynamics, literary themes and anthrop...

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Show Bros by Romeo Castellucci. Within the Dublin Theatre Festival 2022
Show "Bros" by Romeo Castellucci. Within the Dublin Theatre Festival 2022Friday, October 14, 2022 → Saturday, October 15, 2022

A few minutes before the show begins, each “actor” is given a police uniform and a headset device. When the curtain rises, the “actors” must meticulously carry out the orders they are given over the earphones. These commands are received individually. Each policeman learns his orders in real time...

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Munster Maths and Science Family Fair: discovering Leonardo Fibonacci. Italian participation in the Fair - in collaboration with Italian Research Council
Munster Maths and Science Family Fair: discovering Leonardo Fibonacci. Italian participation in the Fair - in collaboration with Italian Research CouncilSunday, October 16, 2022

In the early 13th century, Leonardo Pisano, later known as Fibonacci, published his “Liber Abbaci”, introducing Indo-Arabic numerals and the first calculation algorithms essential to merchants of the era. Thus we can safely say he was the initiator of a cultural revolution comparable to the recent digital shi...

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22nd WEEK OF THE ITALIAN LANGUAGE IN THE WORLD
22nd WEEK OF THE ITALIAN LANGUAGE IN THE WORLDMonday, October 17, 2022 → Saturday, October 22, 2022

XXII Week of the Italian language in the world October 17-23, 2022 L'ITALIANO E I GIOVANI: "Come, scusa? Non ti followo!" The "Week of the Italian Language in the World" is an initiative to promote the Italian language carried out by the cultural and diplomatic network of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International...

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WEEK OF THE ITALIAN LANGUAGE IN THE WORLD - Student of Italian Day at the Institute of Culture
WEEK OF THE ITALIAN LANGUAGE IN THE WORLD - Student of Italian Day at the Institute of CultureMonday, October 17, 2022

An open day dedicated to the students of Italian of our Institute, with free conversation classes, gadgets, language table games, a series of films and documentaries in our cinema hall, tastings, library tours, etc. More info on this special day will be shared in our website.

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Week of the Italian Language in the World - “Lunedì al cinema” free screening Live of “Il giovane favoloso”
Week of the Italian Language in the World - “Lunedì al cinema” free screening Live of “Il giovane favoloso”Monday, October 17, 2022

Live screening and commentary of the film “Il giovane favoloso”, directed by Mario Martone (145’) and dedicated to the life of poet Giacomo Leopardi. In Italian with English subtitles.   Free entrance but booking is necessary.

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Giacomo Menegardi in concert Piano recital by young artist Menegardi, winner of several international contests. With the support of Allianz Global Life
Giacomo Menegardi in concert Piano recital by young artist Menegardi, winner of several international contests. With the support of Allianz Global LifeTuesday, October 18, 2022

Giacomo Menegardi, critically acclaimed as “A true talent, incredibly accurate and with a great personality”, has performed in various concerts and contests in Italy, Spain, Germany, Belgium, France, Scotland, Ireland and USA. This October, thanks to the support of the Italian Institute of Culture and Allian...

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