2016-17 Events

Teaching Italian Symposium/
Workshop IX:
"EduMusica: Songs and Music in the Italian Curriculum”
November 4th, 2016


Keynote address: Giuseppe (Beppe) Cavatorta, University of Arizona

“…perché se questa storia fosse una canzone…”
          La canzone italiana e l’America:
          tra miracoli (didattici) & abusi (culturali)

On Friday, November 4th, the Department of Spanish and Italian and the Coccia Institute for the Italian Experience in America hosted their ninth annual professional development program for teachers of Italian, entitled "Teaching Italian Symposium/Workshop--EduMusica: Songs and Music in the Italian Curriculum." A link to a comprehensive article on this signature collaboration between the department and the institute which appeared in the Italian language vehicle, La VOCE di New York, is provided.

We were delighted that you joined us for “Teaching Italian IX: EduMusica” on Friday, November 4th. We hope you found the day both productive and enjoyable! Please note that the materials from the “EduMusica” workshops have already been posted online can downloaded from the site:

In case you missed it, here's our full program.‌‌‌

Italian Language and Culture Day
"Paese che vai, usanza che trovi: Regional Customs, Traditions and Superstitions"
March 16, 2017

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