The garden in the ancient Roman world

The garden in the ancient Roman world

The guest speaker at our cultural event on 16 July 2015 was Emeritus Professor Elizabeth Minchin of the ANU’s Centre for Classical Studies. She gave…

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Bombe su Milano

Bombe su Milano

During World War II Italy was the target of widespread bombing raids by the British and American Allied forces intent on ridding Italy of fascism….

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Dante's Birth

Dante’s Birth

This Year marks the 750th anniversary of Dante’s birth (born c. May 21-June 20, 1265). Our Society will commemorate the anniversary with a special event…

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Il Patriarcato di Aquileia

Il Patriarcato di Aquileia

La regione italiana del Friuli (situata al nord-est) nacque il 3 aprile 1077 quando l’imperatore germanico Enrico IV (cui sottostava il territorio del Friuli di…

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La Cappella degli Scrovegni

La Cappella degli Scrovegni

Giotto di Bondone known as Giotto was born in Florence in 1266 or 1267 and died on 8 January 1337. He was a major painter…

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