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Questionnaire on the representation of the pandemic
Questionnaire on the representation of the pandemicSaturday, May 02, 2020 → Tuesday, June 30, 2020

As part of a research on representations concerning the coronavirus, we invite you to complete a very short survey (5-7 minutes) by clicking on the link below. The survey is intended for people aged 14 and over living in France, Italy and Quebec who speak French or Italian. This research is conducted by the Department...

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Ma ci ritroviamo. Ma ci ritroveremo. Ma ci riconosceremo
Ma ci ritroviamo. Ma ci ritroveremo. Ma ci riconosceremoTuesday, May 05, 2020 → Tuesday, June 30, 2020

In these days of profound sadness, our thoughts and feelings are addressed to the many Italian families who have already suffered the loss of their loved ones, to the thousands of suffering people who struggle for their life in hospitals, to the many doctors, nurses and health workers who act heroically in the service of...

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Capodimonte Museum: Mariella Pandolfi, “Be faithful. Free associations beyond coronavirus, Italy called - Capodimonte today tells... (May 22nd, 2020)
Capodimonte Museum: Mariella Pandolfi, “Be faithful. Free associations beyond coronavirus", Italy called - Capodimonte today tells... (May 22nd, 2020)Thursday, May 07, 2020 → Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Mariella Pandolfi, an internationally renowned anthropologist and emeritus professor of Anthropology at the Université de Montréal, as well as a member of the Advisory Board of the Museum and Real Bosco di Capodimonte in Naples, returns to reflect on the art and exhibition space of the museum. A proof of ...

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Museums, Mibact: Maxxi reopens, over 80 cultural institutes reopened
Museums, Mibact: Maxxi reopens, over 80 cultural institutes reopenedFriday, May 08, 2020 → Tuesday, June 30, 2020

With the reopening of the MAXXI in Rome, more than 80 national cultural sites have reopened to the public. Visitors will now be able to access the National Gallery of Cosenza, the Cattolica di Stilo, the Museum and Archaeological Park of Scolacium, the National Archaeological Museum of Civitella di Chieti, the Boboli Gardens...

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ITALIAN INSTITUTE FOR PHILOSOPHICAL STUDIES: Tomaso Montanari, “The first of three meditations. Holy Thursday: all humanity , Diary of the crisis (13 April 2020)
ITALIAN INSTITUTE FOR PHILOSOPHICAL STUDIES: Tomaso Montanari, “The first of three meditations. Holy Thursday: all humanity ", Diary of the crisis (13 April 2020)Sunday, May 10, 2020 → Tuesday, June 30, 2020

The prestigious Italian Institute for Philosophical Studies, founded in Naples in 1975 by Enrico Cerulli, Elena Croce, Pietro Piovani, Giovanni Pugliese Carratelli and Gennaro Marotta, began last February 23 with Attilio Scarpellini (Frammenti di diario) to narrate in a Diario della crisi the recent days of our time, starting...

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Valentina Paganelli, “The subjunctive crisis? Another fake news. Why we can sleep soundly if we talk about subjunctive , Il Chiasmo Magazine (April 6, 2020)
Valentina Paganelli, “The subjunctive crisis? Another fake news. Why we can sleep soundly if we talk about subjunctive ", Il Chiasmo Magazine (April 6, 2020)Monday, May 11, 2020 → Tuesday, June 30, 2020

The appropriate use of the subjunctive mode has always been one of the worries of our language, both for Italians and for Italian speakers. “If I knew it, I wouldn't come: with this provocative title - writes the young Valentina Paganelli - Marco Mazzoleni became the standard-bearer of the linguistic thesis in 1992 a...

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QUODLIBET: Giorgio Agamben, “Contagio”, Una voce. Rubrica di Giorgio Agamben (11 marzo 2020).
QUODLIBET: Giorgio Agamben, “Contagio”, Una voce. Rubrica di Giorgio Agamben (11 marzo 2020).Monday, May 11, 2020 → Tuesday, June 30, 2020

“L’untore! dagli! dagli! dagli all’untore!”: così Alessandro Manzoni ne I promessi sposi e così Giorgio Agamben nell’esergo del suo acuminato frammento di pensiero. “Una ‘grida’ milanese per la peste del 1576 li descrive in questo modo, invitando i cittadini a...

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ANTINOMIES: Marie Rebecchi, “Metamorphosis. A point of vi (s) ta, April 10th 2020
ANTINOMIES: Marie Rebecchi, “Metamorphosis. A point of vi (s) ta", April 10th 2020Thursday, May 14, 2020 → Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Emanuele Coccia, one of the most disruptive young Italian philosophers and already a guest of the Italian Cultural Institute of Montréal at the end of October 2019, comes out with another work: Métamorphoses (Paris 2020). After three other books - La vita sensibile (ed. it. 2011), Il bene nelle cose. La pubb...

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Covid-19 AiutiAMO l'Italia, a fundraising campaign to support the Italian Red Cross's COVID-19 preparedness and response activities
Covid-19 AiutiAMO l'Italia, a fundraising campaign to support the Italian Red Cross's COVID-19 preparedness and response activitiesSaturday, May 16, 2020 → Friday, May 29, 2020

As COVID-19 continues its devastating spread across Italy, a heartbreaking reality is setting in. The human and economic impact of this pandemic is being felt across the country, and the needs are great – especially for the most vulnerable. We are fighting hard against this pandemic, but we also need your help! ...

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Mibact - Gran Virtual Tour: the wonders of Italy to see online
Mibact - Gran Virtual Tour: the wonders of Italy to see onlineMonday, May 18, 2020 → Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Mibact has launched the Grand virtual tour of Italian beauty, a digital journey across the Peninsula to visit online theaters, archives, monumental libraries and museums. The work of promoting the Italian cultural heritage by Mibact continues, which, in collaboration with Google Arts & Culture, leads you to discover...

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The exhibition Fellini 100. Immortal genius is revealed online
The exhibition "Fellini 100. Immortal genius" is revealed onlineMonday, May 18, 2020 → Tuesday, June 30, 2020

The exhibition "Fellini 100. Immortal genius" virtually opens its doors for a walk inside some of the historic rooms of Castel Sismondo, accompanied by the narration of Marco Bertozzi, one of the two curators, together with Anna Villari, of the exhibition created by Studio Azzurro, as part of the project by the Federico...

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The Egyptian Museum in your home
The Egyptian Museum in your homeTuesday, May 19, 2020 → Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Visiting the Egyptian Museum while staying at home is now possible, thanks to the Virtual Tour that allows you to stroll through the exhibition halls and admire the historical finds. To access the Virtual Tour of the Egyptian Museum, just enter the site and click on the "Virtual Tour" button.

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Io resto a casa… e guardo i filmati Luce
Io resto a casa… e guardo i filmati Luce Wednesday, May 20, 2020 → Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Istituto Luce Cinecittà adheres to the national campaign #IoRestoaCasa, promoted by the Ministry for Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism (Mibact), to bring a great offer of digital content to the homes of all Italians during the days of emergency . Thousands of hours of entertainment and knowledge availa...

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The new Pompeii excavations of Regio V, told by the director of the Pompeii Archaeological Park, Massimo Osanna, in an exclusive virtual tour
The new Pompeii excavations of Regio V, told by the director of the Pompeii Archaeological Park, Massimo Osanna, in an exclusive virtual tourWednesday, May 20, 2020 → Tuesday, June 30, 2020

A drone flight over the ancient city and the new excavations to discover the domus that came to light, with to the narration of the director of the Pompeii Archaeological Park, Massimo Osanna: the Garden house with the splendid frescoes of the triclinium and the painted portico; the house of Orione with the first style...

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CULTURE WILL NOT STOP, cultural and creative initiatives during the coronavirus - ART - The Raffaello 1520 - 1483 exhibition - Scuderie del Quirinale
CULTURE WILL NOT STOP, cultural and creative initiatives during the coronavirus - ART - The "Raffaello 1520 - 1483" exhibition - Scuderie del QuirinaleFriday, May 22, 2020 → Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Melania Mazzucco, who has visited the exhibition on our behalf Raffaello 1520 – 1483, at the Scuderie del Quirinale, staged on the occasion of the 500th anniversary of the death of the artist from UrbinoTo introduce us to the greatness of the work of the Renaissance master, the writer chose to focus on some mast...

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