Happy Birthday, DAS Canberra!

Happy Birthday, DAS Canberra!

Serendipity and good forensic work helped us discover, in 2015, that the Dante Alighieri Society of Canberra was founded in June 1957. We also discovered…

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Giotto - A presentation by Gordon Bull

Giotto – A presentation by Gordon Bull

  On Thursday 9 March 2017, Gordon Bull, Senior Lecturer at the ANU School of Art, introduced us to the life and works of the…

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La Costituzione italiana

La Costituzione italiana

Venerdì 24 febbraio ho assistito ad una presentazione sui Principi Fondamentali della Costituzione Italiana, scritta nel 1946-1947 ed entrata in vigore nel gennaio del 1948….

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Poetry Corner - Pier Paolo Pasolini

Poetry Corner – Pier Paolo Pasolini

Pier Paolo Pasolini (1922-1975) is one of my favourite intellectuals of the XXth century, for many reasons. Firstly, he was talented in a number of…

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Celebrating Easter in Italy

Celebrating Easter in Italy

Easter is the most solemn period in the Roman Catholic calendar and all churches in Italy mark la settimana Santa (Holy Week) in similar ways….

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