I manoscritti di Dante Alighieri saranno presto accessibili a tutti. Le opere del padre della lingua italiana potranno essere sfogliate da chiunque e gratuitamente, senza dover ricevere permessi speciali come Robert Langdon, lo studioso protagonista de "Il codice da Vinci" e degli altri libri di Dan Brown.   Lo hanno annunciato la Biblioteca...

The name Italo Zanzi is as Italian as it gets.But AS Roma's CEO, installed at the end of 2012 by the club's American ownership to help finally transform it into a perennial Italian soccer power, is a 39-year-old American who's still working on his Italian. A former Major League Baseball executive and CONCACAF deputy general secretary, Zanzi was bo...

La VOCE di New York ha intervistato Luca Serianni, professore ordinario di Storia della lingua italiana all'università "La Sapienza" di Roma .   Serianni ha condotto indagini sulla storia linguistica italiana dal Medioevo a oggi, e sulla diffusione dell'italiano nel mondo. Socio dell'Accademia della Crusca e dell'Accademia dei Lincei, nel 20...

by Gina Mussio   Italy is on everyone's bucket list, but it's a long way for many to travel and the country is so jam-packed with spectacular sites and amazing things to do that choosing what to do in Italy on a two week vacation is nearly impossible.   Don't worry, we've got your back. We've combed through our extensive archives, tal...

by Claudia Astarita   Rome is getting ready to host the big international event, second only to Maker Faire in the US. There will be more than 600 stalls with more that 700 inventions carefully selected among the most brilliant ones.   Moreover, the whole 15.000 m² area will host workshops and seminars held by the most important speak...

  WTI Magazine #23    2014 Mar, 28Author : italia.it      Translation by:   An Itinerary of Faith from the Middle Ages to Modern TimesAt the turn of the first millennium, pilgrims were crossing Europe by the masses so that they could pray at the tomb of Peter the Apostle in Rome, some of which would then move on to the Holy Land, Jerusalem. Pilg...

Dista poche centinaia di metri dal Colosseo, è un piccolo - grande gioiello della Roma Medievale eppure non è conosciuto quanto merita, ma forse ora, grazie ad un importantissimo restauro appena completato, qualcosa cambierà.   Stiamo parlando della chiesa con annesso convento di clausura dei Santi Quattro Coronati, già famosa per l'abside c...

Almost two hours from Rome, Civita di Bagnoregio -- Italy's "Jewel on the Hill" -- rises up from the surrounding hills, a majestic sight on the skyline.   Though the view is sublime, there's one problem rocking this isolated, ancient town to its core -- bits of Civita are slowly eroding away, and have been for years.   Read more &nbs...

According to reports Renzi, who assumed his position in February, should make the announcement at the Italian National Olympic Committee (CONI) headquarters, despite the ongoing economic problems which caused the capital to abandon its bid for the 2020 Games.   "Keep the date, December 15, 2014," Renzi said on RTL Radio. "If we manage t...

Cristina Cimato brilliantly summarizes the achievements of the Italian Businesses & investment initiative since its inception in early 2011. IB&II spearheaded high-tech venture creation in Italy allowing Italian scientists to learn in the US the best practices and to deploy these capabilities in Italy (Fulbright BEST scholarship), in allowi...